The Trouble with Ticks: How to Protect Your Pet Against Tick-Borne Illnesses

You are brushing your furry pal, and you notice what you think is a small lump. You immediately jump to a worst-case conclusion. However, on closer inspection, you realize the lump is not a tumor—it’s an eight-legged, blood-filled tick. Worried about the potential hazards, you quickly grasp the tick’s body and pull it out of [...]