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How to Remove a Tick

By: Amber Roberts

What is a tick?

Though you may be vigilant and take every precaution before heading out, both you and your beloved canine are likely to collect a few ticks while spending time outdoors. Ticks don’t often begin their meal right away, so they may not be attached or have bitten you when you discover one on you or your dog. If the tick has already attached, you should follow these steps to promptly—and properly—remove the tick.