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Pet travel
Identifying ticks
  1. Christina M. Berry
  1. College of Medical, Veterinary and Life Sciences, Institute of Biodiversity, Animal Health and Comparative Medicine, University of Glasgow, Graham Kerr Building, Glasgow G12 8QQ
  1. e-mail: c.carter.1{at}

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CHANGES to the Pet Travel Scheme (PETS) have meant that since January 2012, travelling companion animals no longer need to be treated with acaricides as a condition of reentry into the UK. This will increase the probability that exotic ticks will be introduced into the UK in the near future …

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