TIL – Opossums will destroy some 90 percent of all the ticks they encounter.

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One opossum can kill and eat some 5,000 ticks in a single season!

drewsky_w

Opossums are like Blade. Creepy nocturnal assholes that you don’t want to bump into in a dark alley, but also our best defense against the blood-suckers.

rapiertwit

As someone who had Lyme Disease and doesn’t want it again, I’m a BIG fan of opossums! They’re fighting the good fight!

javafordinner

The other 10 percent they leave alive to tell the otger ticks what the fuck happened.

Litera-Cola

and wolf spiders are bros and eat wasps.

bolanrox