Center for Disease Control’s tick website offers great advice from the experts
Ticks are becoming an increasing concern for people who enjoy the outdoors. Luckily, the Center for Disease Control’s tick website offers comprehensive tips for preventing tick bites, removing ticks, symptoms, and maps of where ticks live.
Environmental Protection Agency information on repellents
You might also want to read this EPA page about insect repellents: Repellents: Protection against Mosquitoes, Ticks and Other Arthropods
The tick repellent I use
I’ve been using Repel for a couple of years and I haven’t found any ticks so far. Caution — this is not for application on the skin. I spray it directly onto my clothes and boots.
You can get Repel Tick Spray on Amazon here, or look for it at your local market.
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