The Pet Tree House - Where Pets Are Family Too : Coolridge Animal Hospital: Adult Deer Ticks Are Active Through Fall And Winter, Which Is Why It Is Important NOT To Stop Tick Prevention This Time of Year The Pet Tree House - Where Pets Are Family Too : Coolridge Animal Hospital: Adult Deer Ticks Are Active Through Fall And Winter, Which Is Why It Is Important NOT To Stop Tick Prevention This Time of Year

Saturday, November 15, 2014

Coolridge Animal Hospital: Adult Deer Ticks Are Active Through Fall And Winter, Which Is Why It Is Important NOT To Stop Tick Prevention This Time of Year

Picture of deer tick
Pliny the Elder (23-79 AD) called ticks the "foulest and nastiest creatures that be" and no doubt he'd feel the same way today. The black-legged tick transmits several diseases, some just recently recognized. Dr. Susan Little, Oklahoma State University describes their interesting life cycle and their vector potential.

Adult deer ticks are active through fall & winter, which is why it is important NOT to stop tick prevention this time of year!


See video below for important details on this tick .



Coolridge Animal Hospital
6801 Old Branch Ave
Camp Springs, Maryland
(301) 449-1610

We have Frontline price buy 3 doses get 1 free. For cats Revolution buy 6 get 2 free


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