LCTV - Ticks Like the Winter, Too

Ticks can survive freezing temperatures and remain active in winter...
A sample tick report form (LCTV)

From our colleagues at Lower Cape TV:

FALMOUTH, MA -- It’s the middle of winter, but ticks are still active and pose a threat to people and pets alike.

Ticks synthesize antifreeze, which allows them to survive freezing temperatures and remain active throughout the winter. welcomes thoughtful comments and the varied opinions of our readers. We are in no way obligated to post or allow comments that our moderators deem inappropriate. We reserve the right to delete comments we perceive as profane, vulgar, threatening, offensive, racially-biased, homophobic, slanderous, hateful or just plain rude. Commenters may not attack or insult other commenters, readers or writers. Commenters who persist in posting inappropriate comments will be banned from commenting on