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Joined: 12/31/1969
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How do I get out a REALLY embedded tick??

Joined: 12/31/1969
User offline. Last seen 42 years 37 weeks ago.

Hi! You'll want to use tweezers to firmly grasp the tick's body to pull it out.

Here's an article that gives some tips (also what *not* to do): http://www.pets.com/petcare/articles/how-remove-ticks.

If you're still having trouble, call your vet to see if they have suggestions or want to see your dog to help remove it.

Take care!

~ Shana, PetSmart