Originally Posted by simiHal
So says you. Depends on the tick and the environment. I’ve literally seen ticks jump from brush on to me and my dog as we were walking on a trail. Granted it was only a couple feet away but, yes, they did jump, not fall.
They don't jump, they don't fall. They either climb, or you brush up against something and they're sitting there waiting for you. Ask any expert on insects and they will tell you...."Ticks do not jump off trees or bushes."
WHY ??? Because Ticks can't jump. They're built to climb and latch on.