All About the Deer Tick

Facts about Ixodes scapularis (Blacklegged ticks or Deer tick) A Deer ticks life cycle is two years long. Deer ticksĀ like to live mostly in brush and forest. They get their name for their mode of travel which is usually onĀ their host, a deer. Both nymphs stage and adults stage ticks can pass along infections to … Continue reading All About the Deer Tick