A new tick found. - Labradors Forums
Reply
 
LinkBack Thread Tools
Old 03-05-2019, 04:43 PM   #1 (permalink)
Administrator
Pack Leader
 
JohnW's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2005
Location: South Bucks
Posts: 20,029
Default A new tick found.

Seeing the post about ticks and fleas this afternoon, in the Vendor section, reminded me of this.

A tick, different to the usual run of the mill tick has been reported found, by Public Health England. Worryingly it is the tick which "Can" carry Ebola. To my knowledge only one tick has been found, and this was not carrying Ebola. But then again, most people remove any ticks found themselves, so there could me more around, just not reported. But I think we can safely say that if there are more then they are not infected of we would have heard all about it. So no need to panic, just be aware.

https://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/a...o45iJJ7O5YNpnM
JohnW is offline   Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
Old 04-05-2019, 08:43 AM   #2 (permalink)
Pack Leader

Pack Leader
 
Join Date: Oct 2007
Location: Verwood Dorset.
Posts: 11,521
Default

Thankyou for this article John.Especially as we live in Dorset.Martha is treated for fleas and ticks.But the ticks jump off of her on to me.Had one last year on my tum.Fortunately was able to remove it.
__________________
Martha
Margaret is offline   Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Reply


Quick Reply
Message:
Options

Register Now

In order to be able to post messages on the Labradors Forums forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.
User Name:
Password
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.
Password:
Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.
Email Address:
Insurance
Please select your insurance company (Optional)

Log-in


Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
New tick disease found rubyrubyruby Health Issues 28 17-03-2016 04:49 PM
Found a tick on Harley ... errrrrgh! Jayvee Health Issues 5 21-05-2007 01:25 AM
Tick tock, tick tock... Mands Health Issues 5 08-04-2007 08:40 PM
tick tock tick tock don't forget to change your clock elle Off Topic 19 24-03-2007 11:24 PM
Just found a tick - yuk!!! Milktray Health Issues 4 30-08-2006 07:17 PM

» Site Navigation
» Home
»
 > Search
 > FAQ
Powered by vBadvanced CMPS v3.2.3

All times are GMT +1. The time now is 02:04 AM.



Powered by vBulletin® Copyright ©2000 - 2019, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Search Engine Optimization by vBSEO 3.6.1
vBulletin Security provided by vBSecurity v2.2.2 (Pro) - vBulletin Mods & Addons Copyright © 2019 DragonByte Technologies Ltd.
PetGuide.com
Basset Hound Forum Doberman Forum Golden Retriever Forum Beagle Forum
Boxer Forum Dog Forum Pit Bull Forum Poodle Forum
Bulldog Forum Fish Forum Havanese Forum Maltese Forum
Cat Forum German Shepherd Forum Labradoodle Forum Yorkie Forum Hedgehog Forum
Chihuahua Forum Retriever Breeds Cichlid Forum Dart Frog Forum Mice Breeder Forum