American Dog Tick

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  • Unlike the Loan Star Tick, the American Dog Tick resides in areas with little to no tree cover. This can include grass fields, trails, and pathways.
  • They can be identified from the other two variations due to their off-white patches on their back.
  • The adults can transmit diseases such as the Rocky Mounted Spotted Fever and Tularemia.

 

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