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Old 01-22-2013, 11:42 PM   #1 (permalink)
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What is that?What's in my puppy's ear?-imageuploadedbypg-free1358912520.923808.jpg


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Old 01-22-2013, 11:43 PM   #2 (permalink)
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Looks like an engorged tick to me.
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Old 01-23-2013, 03:42 PM   #3 (permalink)
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x 2 on the tick, might want to have the vet look at this.
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Old 01-23-2013, 03:43 PM   #4 (permalink)
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Looks like an engorged tick to me.
Me too.
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I think this is kinda pointless by now lol but looks like a tick, take him/her to the vets
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Old 01-23-2013, 11:31 PM   #6 (permalink)
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Ya it's a tick,what should I do to prevent those ticks from my puppy?


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Old 01-24-2013, 02:02 PM   #7 (permalink)
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Where are you you located, in the States?

Prevention: Some people use topical chemicals specifically for tick prevention. Some people use non chemical options. Each has it's pro's and con's and you should research to form your own decision.

If this were my dog, I'd be asking vet to treat for lyme disease as a proactive measure.
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Old 01-24-2013, 02:23 PM   #8 (permalink)
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Yep, thats a tick from my view point. Your vet will tell you what you can use. Frontline flea and tick works nice though. Once a month treatment to help prevent.
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