Ingredients 1 tablespoon Vodka or Witch Hazel 40 drops Rose Geranium Essential Oil (I've been using THIS one) ⅓ cup distilled water Homemade Tick Spray - a natural tick repellent that has kept me and my dog tick free for the past 3 years!
Try this home remedy to repel ticks with eucalyptus essential oil! No harsh chemicals! - Farmers' Almanac - From easing chest congestion to an effective pest repellent -- see how one small bottle can be a beneficial multi-tasker in your home!
How to Remove a Tick. Everyone seems to have their own trick for removing a tick. Contrary to popular belief, holding a match to the tick, suffocating it with petroleum jelly, or poisoning it with nail polish only makes it burrow in more.