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Preventing Ticks!

What do you use to prevent ticks from climbing aboard yourself, your kids, and/or your pets when walking/hiking outdoors? I detest ticks, and it's tick season in my area. Thanks for the advice.

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klickitykat

Asked by klickitykat at 8:50 PM on Jun. 13, 2011 in Health

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  • bug spray.
    dragonlady320

    Answer by dragonlady320 at 8:52 PM on Jun. 13, 2011

  • Long pants tucked into socks makes a big difference. Be sure to do a thorough check when you get home, too. There are tick repellants out there, it's worth giving them a go. Stay on the main trails, don't go through tall grass, where ticks tend to be.
    musicpisces

    Answer by musicpisces at 8:57 PM on Jun. 13, 2011

  • off or any other bug spray with deet.
    princessbeth79

    Answer by princessbeth79 at 9:03 PM on Jun. 13, 2011

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