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* THIS IS THE VETERINARY VERSION *
Charles M. Hendrix, DVM, PhD, Professor, Department of Pathobiology, College of Veterinary Medicine, Auburn University
Nonbiting dipterans include face flies, head flies, filth-breeding flies, and eye gnats.
A client calls her veterinarian because she has found a tick on her dog and she is not sure how to remove it. Which of the following is the most appropriate instruction for tick removal?