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Old Apr 26, 2010, 8:21 pm   #11
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Thankful to report I didn't see a single tick over at camp this year. It wasn't because it wasn't warm - it was greened up more than I'd seen in the 4 years we've been going so I really expected to see them. Not a one thankfully. I believe in that permethrin spray. I also made sure to spray down the cuffs of my pants, shirts, collar, etc, with regular repellant. Seemed to work.
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Old Apr 28, 2010, 9:24 am   #12
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one thing worst then finding one after you shower, is you shower, go to bed and wake up 3:30 in the morn and find one crawling on ya. I'm in an area with lots of them, pulled 16 off the dog after a walk in the wood the other day, and that is with frontline on the dog ! Part of the game....
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Old May 4, 2010, 1:25 am   #13
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Got my first unwanted passenger today in the woods. I just picked it off, crushed it with my fingernail and tossed it aside. So far I haven't found any that wanted to come home with me.
I believe you can put rubbing alcohol on them to make them let go if they are attached to you.
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Old May 6, 2010, 4:35 pm   #14
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I got two of them on me yesterday. I didn't like that a bit.
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