What diseases do ticks transmit to dogs?

What diseases do ticks transmit to dogs? Ticks are parasites that attach themselves to dogs, attracted by the warmth and motion and then feed on their blood and thus transmit diseases directly into the dog’s system. The most important thing is to remove the whole tick, particularly its head as quickly as possible. 1.      Lyme disease – this is an infection caused by the bacteria a tick carries called Borrelia burgdorferi and is carried by the deer tick. The tick {Read More}