New Deadly Tick Disease Detected

New Deadly Tick Disease Detected

As if ticks weren’t bad enough already, a new potentially deadly tick-borne disease has been spreading across the nation with cases reported in Davis, Stockton, and Sacramento. Blacklegged or deer ticks carry Lyme disease, which can cause debilitating symptoms...
Sac Pest Invasion: Spotted Wing Drosophila

Sac Pest Invasion: Spotted Wing Drosophila

This is the first in a series we are doing on the invasive pest species that torment the Sacramento area. All of these pests are not native to Sacramento and are a nuisance either causing damage to plants (like the Spotted Wing Drosophila we are covering today),...
Ticks Enter Sacramento Homes

Ticks Enter Sacramento Homes

Tick bites are absolutely awful. When these tiny pests crawl up your skin and bury their head deep into your flesh you feel panicked and violated. Not only do these terrible pests suck your blood, but they carry illness such as lime diseases that can cause serious...