If you notice a scab on your dog’s skin, carefully inspect it for any embedded ticks. If you find one, carefully remove it with tweezers, taking care not to crush the tick’s body. Be sure to disinfect the bite site afterward and keep an eye on it for any further signs of infection.
There are only a few disease-causing ticks in the United States. Pets such as dogs and cats are vulnerable to tick bites. This is due to their exploratory nature. They may become victims of various diseases. Let us discuss the tick-borne diseases in dogs and how to prevent them.