How do I prevent my dog from getting ticks?
It is very difficult to prevent your dog’s exposure to ticks. Ticks can attach to your dog when he or she goes with you on walks, hikes, or during any outdoor activities. The best way to prevent ticks from attaching to your dog is by the regular use of tick control products. Your veterinarian can advise you about the best product for your dog and your situation.
How will ticks affect my dog? Can they affect me?
Check with your vet if you are unsure about removing ticks on your own. Your vet can see your pet and remove them for you.