How Do Ticks Get on You?
The Life Cycle of Ticks Ticks go through four life stages: egg, larva, nymph, and adult. During each stage, they require a blood meal to progress to the next stage. Ticks can feed on a variety of hosts, including mammals, birds, reptiles, and even humans. After a tick hatches from its egg, it becomes a larva and seeks its first…Read More »
How Many Legs Do Ticks Have?
Tick Anatomy: Legs and Body Parts Ticks are small arachnids that are known for their ability to bite and feed on the blood of mammals, birds, and reptiles. They have a distinct body structure that includes several body parts and legs that enable them to move and cling to their host. The body of a tick is divided into two…Read More »