Dog Tick Size

Tick Identification

We hope to help educate folks on how to identify the differences between a Deer ticks (Ixodes scapularis) and Dog ticks (Dermacentor variabilis).

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.

Puppy covered in thousands of ticks and with embeded wire on her tail makes an amazing recovery

Blossom has been adopted.

Comprehensive Lifecycle of Brown Dog Tick

Overview Brown Dog ticks have a world-wide distribution, and can be found throughout the United States, although they are encountered more frequently in the .

What is TICK SIZE? What does TICK SIZE mean? TICK SIZE meaning, definition & explanation

TICK SIZE meaning - TICK SIZE definition - TICK SIZE explanation.

The Mount Everest of Hound Dogs
On March 19th, the handsomely rotund and perpetually optimistic blue tick coon hound from Dog Run #6 passed over to the Rainbow Bridge under the big full moon at Rikki's Refuge. He was about four years old and had...
Photo by rikkis_refuge on Flickr
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Remembering Belle: Beautiful Belle
Belle, our lab/sheltie mix, turned 16 in March. I think she is nearing the end of her time with us on Earth. Some days she acts like a puppy and will eat normally, sleep normally, and walk 2 miles with us in the...
Photo by pmarkham on Flickr
Chief Animal Control Officer Patricia Dahl is a familiar sight around Rikki's Refuge. One thinks of the ACO as the dog catcher. But out here in the country it gets a lot more exciting. Trish chases down emus, cows,...
Photo by rikkis_refuge on Flickr


Dog Supplies: Dog & Puppy Accessories & Products | Petco

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brown dog tick - Rhipicephalus sanguineus Latreille

The brown dog tick, Rhipicephalus sanguineus Latreille, is unusual among ticks, in that it can complete its entire life cycle indoors. Because of this, it can ...

American Dog Tick - TickEncounter Resource Center

Get TickSmart™ Stay TickSafe! is a leading national health promotion resource center promoting tick-bite protection and tick-borne disease ...

Bayer Dog Flea Control: Dog Flea & Tick Collars | PetSmart

Bayer products for dogs are designed to prevent, treat and control fleas & ticks. Shop for Bayer dog flea & tick collars, shampoos, sprays and treatments.

Tick Paralysis | Whole Dog Journal

Tick paralysis is caused by a neurotoxin produced by egg-engorged female ticks, who transmit the toxin from their salivary glands to the dog during feeding. The ...