Tick Update – Babesia

We have had lots of questions about ticks because there has been an outbreak of a disease spread by ticks down in Essex. It is always a good idea to be careful, but please don’t panic, as so far it is only 4 dogs from a very small, specific area. However, it is a good idea to check your dog for ticks after walks and remove any you find. If you are finding ticks, we recommend you use a parasite treatment designed to kill ticks. Please ask below if you have any questions!
Here is an article with more facts about the tick borne disease – Babesia