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Ticks are small ARACHNIDS in order parasitiformes. Along with mites, they constitute the subclass acarina. Ticks are ectoparasites living in the hematograph on the blood of mammals, bird, and sometimes reptiles and amphibians (Wikipedia) 543 more words

Who You Are

Our dog Buddy has been so sick, literally at death’s door, and it could have been avoided – which is a terrible thing, not only to admit to, but to live with. 1,167 more words

Look What Love, Prayers, Donations Did ... Created a Miracle

Look What Love, Prayers, Donations Did … Created a Miracle

By Gloria Faye Brown Bates/aka Granny Gee/aka @GeeGranny on Twitter

Precious Camo … Camie

Photos are all owned by me, Gloria Faye Brown Bates/aka Granny Gee.   1,108 more words


Vietnam War Dogs and an Unknown New Disease

Most physicians are aware of the many medical advances developed by Army Medicine during wartime that are subsequently applied to patient care in the civilian realm. 2,305 more words

August 1972 - My Lyme Story begins, I just don't know it yet

My grandparents celebrated their 50th Wedding Anniversary in August, 1972.  To celebrate, my mother, her sisters, and brother hosted an open house for them on a Sunday afternoon.   1,168 more words

Heart of the Matter – Heartworms

“Angels walk among us, sometimes they are unseen and have wings, sometimes they pant and lick our faces.” ~Jonathon Brooks

The best weapon we have to protect our… 495 more words

Local tick bite can cause severe allergy to red meat

Carnivore no more? Doctors are seeing more and more people who have developed allergies to red meat after being bitten by a tick that has become a fixture in the eastern United States. 426 more words