Yesterday my friend, Cathy, found a tick on her dog, Snickers (Artie and Buddy’s sister). With help from a friend, Cathy was able to remove the tick from Snickers, but now they need to keep a close eye on her for reactions. Cathy is also calling the vet to see if Snickers should be examined. It breaks my heart (and grosses me out) to see the tick on Snickers. Here is a picture:
Please view the following article for the proper way to remove a tick. There is a video and written directions.