Blacklegged ticks (misnamed deer ticks), acquire the spirochete bacterium
from white footed mice and about another dozen or so small mammals and even
birds.

-----Original Message-----
From: felvtalk-boun...@felineleukemia.org
[mailto:felvtalk-boun...@felineleukemia.org] On Behalf Of
dlg...@windstream.net
Sent: Friday, August 26, 2011 7:25 PM
To: felvtalk@felineleukemia.org
Subject: Re: [Felvtalk] Seed Ticks?

Seed ticks are deer ticks at least around here


---- Lorrie <felineres...@frontier.com> wrote: 
> What are seed ticks?  I know about the big dog ticks and the tiny
> deer ticks. The deer ticks are very small, so are these what you
> call seed ticks? 
> 
> > On 08-25, dlg...@windstream.net wrote:
> > 
> > It is now August an boy do we have seed ticks all over the place. 
> > I had been using Revolution on my cats because of heartworm (I live
> > on bluff over a river and lots of ponds in our area, so lots of
> > mosquitos) but I took Homey to vet for sturivite crystals in urine
> > and she had some blood also.  Vet gave her a long lasting
> > antibiotic shot and now he is back to her normal self, but they
> > called and said she was loaded with seed ticks.  I check them every
> > time they come in and I never noticed any s now everyone got a dose
> > of tick treament.  I have since found a lot of them on myself, seed
> > and regular ticks.  Anyone else haeing a big problem with them?
> > 
> 
> _______________________________________________
> Felvtalk mailing list
> Felvtalk@felineleukemia.org
> http://felineleukemia.org/mailman/listinfo/felvtalk_felineleukemia.org


_______________________________________________
Felvtalk mailing list
Felvtalk@felineleukemia.org
http://felineleukemia.org/mailman/listinfo/felvtalk_felineleukemia.org



_______________________________________________
Felvtalk mailing list
Felvtalk@felineleukemia.org
http://felineleukemia.org/mailman/listinfo/felvtalk_felineleukemia.org

Reply via email to