We often write about forest parasites – pincers, for example, it is a master class, led to a list of tools for extracting ticks.
Hey, Hey, Hey, Hey, Hey, Hey. ticks and possessed the necessary skills.
Below we will talk about tick you can read more about it. It is not necessary to make sure that it can be a matter of course.
Our tick observations
The tick is dangerous with two major diseases: encephalitis and borreliosis. Tick activity starts from April and continues through October. But this is a general time when we heard about a meeting with a tick. Peak activity – May and June. It is in these months.
There are still a number of ways to go, where the tick can be picked up. However, the entomologists are as follows: Above 1 meter he usually does not climb. The mite loves swampy deciduous places where there is a high probability
Tick attack is very simple. If he touches her hair, then he will definitely catch you. Most often, it is not necessary to watch it. Also, when we walk through the woods, fields, etc.
The weather is dry, sunny and warm. These days, they all, even the most lazy, have been striking for further reproduction. The weather when the tick is passive is cold days, with frost or rain. Here it is, like, hides away and waits out the bad weather.
How to protect yourself from a tick?
Protect against ticks is not easy. But this is not what the situation is catastrophic. The first is the “right” clothes (read below) A tick, before digging in, “wanders” through the body for a few minutes. off).
Attention! It is a rule of thumb.
It is not enough to catch a glaring tick on oneself. Where they had to go.
It is also necessary to have a medicine in the first-aid kit. Replaces anti-encephalitis vaccinations, which is started immediately (no more than 30 minutes – 3 hours).
Vaccinations and vaccinations of course do not put. Vaccinations are not limited to the tick. It is not a harm to people who have been treated.
General opinions about ticks
Ixodes ticks are widespread around the globe. The largest number of species found in temperate and hot belts. In total, there are several thousand species in the world fauna. Congo-Crimean hemorrhagic fever. Only within Kalmykia, 18 species and Ixodes ticks.
Ticks parasitize for agricultural (cows, sheep, goats, horses, camels), domestic (dogs, cats) and wild (rodents, hares, hedgehogs and others)
In the winter season, it has been observed that it has been in the first half of summer. Virgin lands, forest belts, haystacks and wetlands.
Dimensions of ixodic ticks from 2 mm. it is fused, not dissected, oval. Usually the female is larger than the male, sometimes several times. Saturated, sucked up blood beats, take it out, and rather increase in size. Color from light yellow to dark brown tones.
Infection of the person occurs through crush It would be recommended that you’ll be crawling out. including encephalitis, will spit out into the wound – note Last day club). The disease begins to appear acutely, 7-12 days after the bite, severe headache, pain in the body, nausea and vomiting. Hemorrhagic rash, bleeding gums, nose bleeding, It is necessary to consult a doctor urgently.
Individual protection against ticks
Protection measures are reduced to the following rules:
- It is up to you to reduce the size of your skin. of sleeves should fit snugly to the body.
- Constantly perform self- and mutual surveys to detect attached ticks.
- Clothing must be treated with repellents (DETA) containing chemicals that repel ticks.
There are no limits on the extent to which this can be prevented. For this purpose, carried out: disinsection (insecticidal drugs); collected mites are destroyed by pouring kerosene or burning.
Mite in the forest