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The Dangers of Ticks

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Our vet has moved onto the rare disease transmitted by ticks: Lyme Disease, Query Fever, and Ehrlichia. This is a poster produced by the company Frontline, whose product we use to protect andy against ticks. But we found a tick on Andy on the 9th.

The symptoms do not quite seem to match but apparently these tick born blood infections present all sorts of symptoms so it is worth a try. Andy is being given Doxycycline, the most famous medicine for treating these things.

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