Need some help Tick Bite

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  1. spike.t

    spike.t GOLD SUPPORTER AH Legend

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    ok steve i give in , what is that i cant even pronounce it :headscratch::biggrin2:
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  3. spike.t

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    Ain't it just....... it does occur in our area but doesn't seem to be as common here as it is on the coast.
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    think i will stick to the vintage port then and not bother with the beaches there !!!

    with the tick removal have a look on this website i have bought a couple but havent used them yet, Tick Key Home - The Easiest To Use Tick Removal Device On Earth
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    I've seen them advertised before but don't know how effective they are or if they prevent the tick from vomiting into the bloodstream during removal or not but probably well worth a try. :)
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    with all this vomiting sounds more like they have been out on a saturday night :draught::draught::draught::draught::vomit::laughing:
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    ROTFLMAO!!!!!
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    Just what my wife said, Doc :laughing:
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    Maybe the answer to ticks is to keep the blood/alcohol level up so high they get pissed and fall off! LOL
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    "RX is: You'll get some Doxicyline (sp) and you will be right as rain in 10 days."

    Had tick bite fever when I got back from SA last year, talked my doc, he prescribed the tx above, no big deal.

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