_____ Ticks “Hard Tick” – diseases require 1, 2, or 3 host ticks (mainly 3) utilizing larvae, nymph and the adult forms to serve as vectors to pass along etiological agents like bacteria, rickettsia, etc
What is a condition that is associated with the hard tick?
Which external parasite is implicated with the condition?
What is the treatment for hard ticks?
- Tick Paralysis
- “brown dog tick” Rhipicephalus sanguineus
- remove tick or dip dog to kill tick. Can use concentrated doses of Ivermectin to kill the tick on the skin if you can’t find the tick.