Brown Dog Ticks

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Brown Dog Tick Facts

  • Typically, Brown Dog Ticks are ¼ to ½ an inch in length.
  • Brown Dog Ticks are reddish to dark brown in color.

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What Are Brown Dog Ticks?

Ticks generally infest a home after being carried in on pets and people. Found primarily in wooded areas, ticks can be found in landscaping and shrubs. Remove thick vegetation from the exterior of your home. Have pets checked and treated regularly. If you find you have an infestation, contact a pest control professional. Ticks can carry several dangerous diseases.


  • Brown Dog Ticks are one of the most widely distributed ticks in the world;
  • Most common host is the domestic dog;
  • Can transmit Lyme Disease;
  • Can transmit Lyme Disease;

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