Tick Nipper

  • Tick Nipper


    As you will read in our 2008 feature story, Tale of the Tick: How Lyme Disease is Expanding Northward,"...researchers recently found that 70 percent of black-legged ticks sampled in Concord were infected with the disease. In Vermont, Lyme disease cases doubled in 2006, then doubled again in 2007. In Maine and New York, annual Lyme infections now number in the hundreds and thousands, respectively." What must the counts be now?

    Here is a simple and safe tool to remove ticks completely, from people and pets, that fits in your pocket. (No shipping charge on this item - we want everyone to carry this essential tool!)