Are Ticks Turning Predatory?

Are Ticks Turning Predatory?

From one of the planet’s most notorious parasites to a number of cases in which its bite has caused severe damage, join us today as we ask are ticks turning predatory? Number 5 Lee Farmer British professional outdoor instructor Lee Farmer had braved the world’s most dangerous jungles and even climbed Mount Everest. In May…

Why Ticks Are So Hard To Kill

Why Ticks Are So Hard To Kill

Benji Jones: In the summer of 2019, a bull was found dead on a farm in North Carolina. Dead by exsanguination. Which means it was drained of blood. The culprit wasn’t real-life vampires, but something just as frightening: an army of more than 1,000 Asian longhorned ticks. But here’s the thing. As scary as that…

Vets warn of ‘Trojan’ dogs bringing deadly diseases to the UK

Vets warn of ‘Trojan’ dogs bringing deadly diseases to the UK

 Vets are warning of the ­dangers of “Trojan” dogs ­bringing deadly diseases to the UK, as the number of foreign rescued strays soars  The British Veterinary Association is calling on political parties to make compulsory health checks at borders part of their election manifestos, to protect pups on our shores  Daniella Dos Santos, BVA President,…