Ixodes ticks are carriers of Lyme disease, a dangerous bacterial illness. Untreated Lyme disease can be difficult to cure, and may cause chronic arthritis, memory loss, and severe headaches. They reside in brushy fields and open woods. They are also year-round parasites that thrive in New England.

Narragansett Pest Control offers an integrated tick management program that manages deer ticks in an effort to suppress Lyme disease infections to the people of Rhode Island. We have found ticks in the following towns: Narragansett, South Kingstown, Wakefield, Peacedale, Kingston, West Kingstown, Matunuck, Greenhill, Charlestown, Westerly, Exeter, North Kingstown, Richmond, Carolina, Saunderstown, East Greenwich, Warwick, Jamestown, Newport, Portsmouth, Middletown;