DIY Tick Repellent What We Used 1 cup water squirt bottle 2 cups distilled white vinegar 15-20 drops of essential oil........ Lavender, Eucalyptus, Peppermint (use less peppermint if used on young kids)
flea/tick/mosquito spray: up to 15 drops (total) of oils in a 14oz spray bottle. Shake well, mist your dog daily. Spray on bedding, around doorways & baseboards to keep insects out. *Mist your own skin, hair & clothing when outside. Place a few drops of essential oil on dog's collar. Renew when aroma fades. Few drops of the oils into palms of hands, rub palms together, apply to dog's coat & skin starting at neck, down front legs, down back to the base of the tail and down back legs
Several people asked me to repost the tick/flea repellent recipe...so here it is! It's summer! Time for camping, hiking and getting outside to play. Don't let those pesky annoying ticks stop you. Here's how with a simple homemade solution! Repellent for your pets: For pets, add 1 cup of water to a spray bottle, followed by 2 cups of distilled white vinegar. Ticks hate the smell and taste of vinegar, and will be easily be repelled by this ingredient alone. Then, add two spoonfuls of ...
Spray this natural mixture on your clothes, shoes, or skin to keep ticks away! The scent repels the ticks. It's been working great for me so far, haven't seen one tick yet and I live in New England where Lyme disease is very common.