ticks

‘Don’t underestimate ticks’: Warning after women’s deadly bite

Premium Content ‘Don’t underestimate ticks’: Warning after women’s deadly...

Brinsmead resident Maria Messmer was left incapacitated for three weeks, including...

Dogs and children beware!

Premium Content Dogs and children beware!

These icky creatures can do untold damage

Tick-infested snake unrecognisable

Premium Content Tick-infested snake unrecognisable

He was found with hundreds of ticks attached to his body

‘Never seen anything like this’: Snake riddled with ticks

‘Never seen anything like this’: Snake riddled with ticks

Snake catcher said it is the "worst I've ever seen"

Stuff of nightmares: Snake covered in 511 ticks

Premium Content Stuff of nightmares: Snake covered in 511 ticks

Disgusting pictures show snake covered in 511 ticks

Hope for Lyme sufferers with 'groundbreaking' pilot study

Hope for Lyme sufferers with 'groundbreaking' pilot study

'This is an extremely exciting project'

'34 ticks burrowed into his skin': Australian family's horror

'34 ticks burrowed into his skin': Australian family's...

In kids, tick-borne illness can also present neurologically.

CHILD'S TICK BITE HORROR: 'We were losing him'

CHILD'S TICK BITE HORROR: 'We were losing him'

A five-year-old boy almost died after he was bitten by a tick

Ticks kill two pets in one day

Ticks kill two pets in one day

Vets warn to act fast, tick paralysis is an emergency

Don’t be ticked off, take precautions

Don’t be ticked off, take precautions

This year could shape up to be a terrible season for ticks

She had an ugly wound, headache, fever and no one knew why

She had an ugly wound, headache, fever and no one knew why

At 5am Natasha had a headache. By 10am, she couldn’t walk.

Two Northern Rivers towns named hotspots for ticks

Two Northern Rivers towns named hotspots for ticks

Find out where your pet is most at risk of picking up ticks

How to stop your pet dying from tick paralysis

How to stop your pet dying from tick paralysis

Some 10,000 dogs are affected each year, 5% of them fatally.

Tick saliva proteins provide hope for Lyme cure

Tick saliva proteins provide hope for Lyme cure

Researchers have dicovered proteins in tick saliva might help Lyme.

Lyme disease enquiry offers hope

Lyme disease enquiry offers hope

Lyme diseases sufferers see a glimmer of hope in new enquiry

'Dogs can die within 10 seconds': vet's snake season warning

'Dogs can die within 10 seconds': vet's snake season warning

Veterinarians say both venomous snakes and ticks are becoming active

Tick season is coming but there are new ways to beat them

Tick season is coming but there are new ways to beat them

Heads up! Paralysis tick season is imminent

Vet issues warning as tick season peaks

Vet issues warning as tick season peaks

Goonellabah vet says he's seeing a lot of tick cases

Paralysis ticks more active as weather warms up

Paralysis ticks more active as weather warms up

Ticks will always be a problem on Northern Rivers, vet says

Don’t tick off the precautions yet

Don’t tick off the precautions yet

Even though we're now in winter, paralysis ticks are still around.

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