Tick and Lice Infested Dogs
Tick and lice infected dogs and puppies, Chiang Mai, Thailand.
We hope to help educate folks on how to identify the differences between a Deer ticks (Ixodes scapularis) and Dog ticks (Dermacentor variabilis).
Puppy covered in thousands of ticks and with embeded wire on her tail makes an amazing recovery
Blossom has been adopted.
Tick Identification: Was I Bitten by a Dog or Deer Tick?
org/pest-guide/stingingbiting-insects/blacklegged-deer-ticks/ Black-legged deer ticks are much smaller than dog ticks.
How to tell the difference between ticks
University of Manitoba tick expert Kateryn Rochon demonstrates the differences between disease-transmitting blacklegged ticks and dog (wood) ticks.
UMass lab analyzes ticks to identify pathogens - Cape Cod Times (subscription)
Within three business days of mailing in a tick as part of the lab’s Send a Tick to College program, also. Source: www.capecodtimes.com