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what insects attach to dogs necks

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the insect is beige and was imbedded in the dogs neck, looked
like a biege pumpkin seed. still alive after removal
Submitted: 11 years ago.
Category: Dog
Expert:  NancyH replied 11 years ago.
That sounds like an engorged tick and so you will need to have your dog on tick prevention and perhaps get it tested for tick carried diseases.
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