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SHEEP. A wether more than a year old. 4 Car. & Payne, 216; 19 Eng. Com. Law Rep. 331, S. C.

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Closer inspection revealed the lump was in fact an engorged sheep tick which had grown fat on my blood.
An experimental evaluation of conventional control measures against the sheep tick, Ixodes ricinus, L.
He knew that Shelter Island was Lyme disease territory, he knew about the rash, and he knew that decades before in Europe there had been an unsuccessful attempt to show that a spirochete from the sheep tick was responsible for ECM.
In the UK, Lyme disease is carried by the sheep tick (Ixodes ricinus), the hedgehog tick (I.
The owner originally believed the injury was caused by a sheep tick but a vet later removed an airgun pellet from Indy's hind leg.