Kiera, Graidy, Wink and Me

Lyme Bulls-Eye on Dogs

Tick Bullseye Some vets will tell you that dogs don’t get the common bulls-eye rash that humans do when infected with Lyme disease. I’m here to tell you that dogs absolutely do.

Right now, Graidy’s got a beaut of a rash on his inner thigh. His fur is white and very fine, so it’s easy to see down to his skin. (That’s a photo of his bite. Sorry, I couldn’t get a better shot, Graidy wasn’t interested in staying still, but it shows the ring pretty well.) I’ve found them on Wink as well, though, with his thicker fur, they’re not as easy to spot. Whenever I pull any kind of […]

By |2016-10-24T09:56:15-04:00June 26th, 2016|.My Dogs and Me, Dogs in General|2 Comments