Paralysis Ticks found in the Crookwell area
We have in the last 3 days had 2 confirmed cases of paralysis ticks found on pets in the Crookwell area. Neither of these to cases have travelled out of the district and the owners have not been to the coast recently.
Please be vigilant and check your pets for ticks regularly. Signs of paralysis tick include; vomiting, muscle weakness, difficulty standing and sitting, changes in voice/bark, difficulty eating.
CVH stocks multiple types of tick prevention products. Paralysis ticks can be deadly and the effects hard to treat, remember prevention is easier than cure.
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