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What is the best tick treatment for dogs?
Dogs
What is the best tick treatment for dogs?
Autumn is peak tick season in much of the UK… so how can we fend off these nasty parasites? Do we need to? What are the risks? And what is the best product?…
October 24, 2021 • 59 shares
When are ticks most active?
Preventative Health
When are ticks most active?
Ask a hundred people to name a type of arachnid and it’s likely nearly all would say a spider. But there is another eight-legged beastie that lives widespread in the UK. This one is much more relevant to our pets – the t…
October 6, 2021 • 68 shares
Is my dog protected against ticks?
Dogs
Is my dog protected against ticks?
There’s no debating that ticks are nasty, unwelcome guests! These successful parasites feed off blood and they are something that everyone wants to avoid. As much as I dislike associating critters with food, I always fee…
September 18, 2021 • 52 shares
5 reasons why fleas and ticks are a big deal for your cat
Cats
5 reasons why fleas and ticks are a big deal for your cat
This post is sponsored by Elanco. For more information, visit their My Pet and I website. You almost certainly know that it’s important to prevent your cat from getting fleas and ticks. But do you know why it’s a big dea…
August 3, 2021 • 215 shares
Do dogs get Lyme disease?
Common Conditions
Do dogs get Lyme disease?
Lyme disease is a bacterial infection of increasing public health importance worldwide. The bug in question is Borrelia burgdorferi, which is transmitted through the bite of the sheep tick, Ixodes Ricinus. Lyme disease i…
June 13, 2021
Tick Bites - more dangerous than we realise?
Dogs
Tick Bites - more dangerous than we realise?
We vets are always going on about tick control - and to be honest, you’ve probably let it flow over you (don’t worry, we all do it!). However, the importance of avoiding or preventing tick bites has been front page news…
September 4, 2017 • 8 shares
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