A Dog Owner’s Guide to Year-Round Brown Ticks in Florida

Veterinarian removing a tick from the Cocker Spaniel dog

When it comes to experiencing sheer horror, it’s hard to compete with discovering a tick firmly attached to a dog’s skin. Owners should remove ticks as soon as possible, but rushing this process can increase danger. 

Being prepared for ticks is simply part of responsible dog ownership in Florida. There’s a lot of prep to deter ticks, but it’s also necessary to conduct daily checks and recognize the signs of tick-borne disease for dogs.

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Protecting Your Pet from Fleas, Ticks, and Heartworms

beagle dog scratching itself behind ear.

When it comes to parasite prevention in pets, a strong offensive is truly the best method for safeguarding a pet’s health. As fleas, ticks, and heartworm-carrying mosquitoes launch their attacks this summer, it’s vital to be prepared. 

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