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Ticks Taking Over: Are You and Your Pets Safe?

By |2018-06-28T02:28:48+00:00June 28th, 2018|Uncategorized|

You’ve probably heard about Lyme disease. You might know that it’s a potentially fatal tick-borne disease that’s spread by deer ticks. Here in Tennessee, while we do see instances of Lyme disease, we actually see more ehrlichiosis and Rocky Mountain spotted fever because the most common tick species found here are the American Dog tick, [...]

Protecting Pets from Mosquitoes

By |2018-06-05T18:25:33+00:00June 5th, 2018|Uncategorized|

It’s that time of year again: Time for backyard barbecues, pool parties, and summer strolls. But all that outdoor time for your family—both human and animal—can lead to an increased risk of encountering mosquitoes (and being bitten by them). Think a few red, itchy mosquito bites aren’t a big deal? Think again. Mosquitoes carry and [...]