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Old 02-06-2013, 08:50 PM
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Default Re: Wading in Marshy Water?

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I love to wet wade in the hot summer. Where I live here in South Central PA, Copperheads and Timber rattlers can be encountered, but the real threat are the Deer Ticks! We had quite the epidemic of Lyme Disease last summer, not just with people, but with our dogs too.
I fear ticks more than I do anything else out there... A snake ain't just gonna bite me for no reason... Ticks feed off us though... and spread nasty disease...
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I fear ticks more than I do anything else out there... A snake ain't just gonna bite me for no reason... Ticks feed off us though... and spread nasty disease...
Got lime disease from a tick while fishing about 4 years ago. The disease itself isn't bad, the medication sucks.
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