How to Keep Mosquitoes Away While Sitting Outside

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Picture this: It’s a beautiful evening, and you have family and friends over. Suddenly, you hear that distinctive low buzz. A few minutes later, a spot on your arm starts itching. Unfortunately, your evening’s been disrupted by a familiar occurrence: You’ve been bitten by a mosquito. As we all know, mosquitoes are one of the … Continue reading How to Keep Mosquitoes Away While Sitting Outside

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Do Spotted Lanternflies Bite?

Group of 7 spotted lanterflies on a maple tree

  Have you ever seen an intriguing plant-hopping creature with gray and red wings and black spots and wondered what it was and whether it was threatening? You may have come across the spotted lanternfly. These sightings have become increasingly common in the United States, and many people become nervous when they encounter spotted lanternflies, … Continue reading Do Spotted Lanternflies Bite?

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States That Spend the Most on Their Pets

Title graphic for a blog about the states that spend the most on their pets

  It’s no secret that dogs are a man’s best friend and have the power to steal their owners’ hearts with every wag of their tail. From little Frenchies in chic sweaters to fat cats cruising in strollers, these furry friends have become the center of their pet parents’ world. To uncover the depth of … Continue reading States That Spend the Most on Their Pets

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How to Prepare for a Severe Tick Season

Tick crawling on a leaf.

  It doesn’t matter if it’s the spring, summer, or fall; when the weather permits and outside temps are reasonable, many of us venture outdoors to relax and have some fun. Whether parents, kids, and the family dog go for a hike, head to the beach, or simply roughhouse and relax in the backyard, it’s … Continue reading How to Prepare for a Severe Tick Season

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