TICK CONTROL ALERT FOR MIDDLETOWN, DE:
Being the fourth largest city in Delaware, Middletown’s population is nearing that of a major urban center. With commerce growing about as fast as population, it is a town where tourists and residents can always find something to do. There are multiple events to visit, from Baseball, to Olde Tyme Peach Festival, to Hummers parade. It is also known for the 1989 movie Dead Poets Society, which was filmed at St. Andrew’s School and The Everett Theatre.
Nonetheless, with wooded and grassy areas nearby, those living in and visiting Middletown are at risk of being by ticks. It is important to be careful both in your backyard and in the great outdoors.
Tick Control in Middletown, 19709
- Risk Factor: Ixodes Scapularis ticks carrying b. burgdorferi (Lyme disease) and babesia microti (bebesiosis) bacterium.
- Additional Risks: Even when not visiting or being outside, it is possible to be bitten by ticks due to high amount of movement by animals and humans alike in this bustling town. Infected ticks are very likely to cause Lyme disease by biting unexpecting inhabitants of Middletown.
- Adventurous tourists and...