Tick

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TICK, contracts. Credit; as, if a servant usually buy for the master upon tick, and the servant buy something without the master's order, yet, if the master were trusted by the trader, he is liable. 1 Show. 95; 3 Keb. 625; 10 Mod. 111; 3 Esp. R. 214; 4 Esp. R. 174.

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Each Bravecto treatment kills fleas and certain species of ticks (black-legged tick, American dog tick, and brown dog tick) for 12 weeks, three times longer than any other oral flea treatment.
The American Dog Tick (Dermacentor variabilis) feeds on dogs and humans and can spread Rocky Mountain spotted fever.
rickettsii is the American dog tick, Dermacentor variabilis (Say).
Leafy wooded areas and grassy meadows are the preferred habitats for blacklegged deer ticks and American dog ticks, which both spend their larval stage in leaf litter, their nymphal stage on small animals, and their adult stage in tall grass or other shrubby vegetation.
As its name implies, it's found in rabbits and rodents, and transmitted to cats--and people--through bites by the American dog tick.
Most common are the brown dog tick and the American dog tick, yet the little deer tick that carries Lyme disease gets lots of press lately.
They are commonly referred to as the Rocky Mountain Spotted Fever and American Dog Tick, respectively.
andersoni) and the American dog tick (Dermacentor variabilis); however, 43 tick species have been implicated in human disease around the world (1).

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