Homemade Tick Repellents For Humans & Dogs... http://www.herbsandoilsworld.com/homemade-tick-repellents/ Keep blood sucking ticks away from your pets and your family with these homemade recipes. Click the link to see them.
This is one natural remedy that you need for a tick bite to help prevent all tick borne diseases including Lyme and Rocky Mountain Spotted fever. Works for people and animals. I always take this with me when I go camping just in case.
Tick Repellent for Humans Recipe - 1 white vinegar (2 cups), water (1 cup) and Eucalyptus, peppermint or citrus oils (20 drops). Get a spray bottle and mix all these ingredients and then spray on clothing and skin. Recipe - 2 vegetable oil (2 tbsp.), aloe vera gel (1 tbsp.), rose geranium essential oil (20 drops) and lavender essential oil (20 drops).
For Long Islanders, warm weather unfortunately also comes with the little critters we all dread... ticks. Take a look here for some tips given from Governor Cuomo on how to deal with ticks this Spring and Summer.