Tick eggs are really tiny and a reddish-brown color. Some ticks lay 2,000 to 18,000 eggs at one time. Other ticks, like soft ticks, lay eggs several times before dying. More »

Ticks can and do lay ticks on dogs and other hosts. One female tick can lay as many as 2,000 eggs at a time, and when they hatch, these seed ticks can be seen in large numbers on any dog unlucky enough to be infested. More »

Many ticks lay eggs on the ground, where they are protected by plants. However, "soft" ticks, which do not have an additional exterior hard shield, usually live in the nests and burrows of animals. These ticks deposit eg... More »

Tick season begins in early spring and continues through fall. Unfortunately, however, some tick species, including the black-legged deer ticks that carry Lyme disease, can remain active throughout the year. More »

The lifecycle of a spider begins with the laying and hatching of the eggs, moves to the development of the spiders and ends with the spider's reproduction, according to Brandeis University. Spiders are known for their we... More »

The female wolf spider carries dozens of eggs in a sac with her, according to Spiderz Rule. Then, when the eggs hatch the infant spiders move onto the mother's back until they are old enough to hunt on their own. More »

Like most arachnids, spiders lay eggs when reproducing their young. When the female is ready to lay her eggs, she may lay as many as 1,500 at a time, although the number depends on the size and species of spider. General... More »