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Tick Prevention and Removal
 By Winniefield Park   •   18th May 2020   •   69 views   •   0 comments


Tick season is here along with spring weather, although for many of us ticks are now a year round worry. Luckily our dogs and cats can be protected from these pesky little blood suckers, but we have to watch our horses closely, since there is little in the way of tick prevention available. The Ask The Vet series by SmartPak is very educational, and discusses what to do and what not to do when protecting yourself from potentially disease carrying ticks.
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