On the topic of survival.......part II

On the topic of survival.......part II

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    Ex Member Array Ram Rod's Avatar
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    On the topic of survival.......part II

    When was the last time you saw a tick?


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    You're kiddin me right? I live in Missouri... Tick Central!

    I do spend a lot of money to keep ticks off my dogs! Tick borne diseases are not pleasant!
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    Pulled one off my leg yesterday.
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    None in Hawaii or the Mojave desert, so its been a little while, but that isn't my fault.
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    Miami Dade? Please! And I don't think I could find one in the everglades.
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    last week but rod, I'm not eating any ticks
    do what you can with what you have where you are at (theodore roosevelt)

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    Ok, it's been longer than a day, but I saw several (and pulled several) on my last camping trip
    "A well-educated electorate, being necessary to the continuance of a free state, the right of the people to keep and read books shall not be infringed."
    Is this hard to understand? Then why does it get unintelligible to some people when 5 little words are changed?

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    None of the above.

    Camping trip with my wife and daughter 2 months ago.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Ram Rod View Post
    When was the last time you saw a tick?
    Attached to my side or crawling on clothes or the floor ;oh the back of my neck.
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    30 days ago, all of the above.
    The Scouts at Camp Bonner, NC are finding 10 a day on them.

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    Found one on one of the dogs...quite a while ago.Why do you ask?
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    Had one on me about a month back. Nasty little bugger. But I had the last laugh, b/c I lived thorugh it and the tick didn't.
    When you've got 'em by the balls, their hearts & minds will follow. Semper Fi.

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    About 12 months ago. Used to see them a lot.
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