Ticks Like Kids and Dogs; Preventing Tick Disease


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We share much with our dogs,  including susceptibility to tick disease. Veterinary parasitlogists agree dogs are a sentinel for tick diseases. And with every passing year, in the U.S. there’s more and more tick disease.Stop Lyme campaign begun by Pet Expert Steve Dale

I launched a One Health campaign called Stop Lyme with the American Veterinary Medical Association and Global Lyme Alliance to enhance awareness and to share prevention tips for pets and people.

Dr. Patricia DeLaMora

Dr. Patricia DeLaMora

Dr. Patricia DeLaMora, associate professor of clinical pediatrics Cornell Weill in New York City, talks about how kids and dogs have a great deal in common when it comes to tick disease. She also offers ways which you can and should protect your children from tick diseases such as Lyme.