Unfortunately, tick bites can be fatal to dogs that aren’t protected by flea and tick vaccines. As you probably know, ticks are parasites that attack both animals and humans, feed on blood and transmit diseases that can even cause death. Tick diseases occur when these infected parasites bite an animal or a human.
Ticks can be found all over the world and in all parts of the United States. So, if you want to prevent and combat these complications caused by tick bites, you should definitely talk to a veterinarian for vaccination and other medical treatments.
The most common diseases caused by tick bites are Canine Lyme Disease, Canine Ehrlichiosis, Canine Anaplasmosis, Rocky Mountain Spotted Fever, Canine Babesiosis, and Canine Bartonellosis.
So, here are some things that you should know about tick diseases in dogs and how to prevent them. Read on for more info and keep your pet safe!