Most pet owners consider their furry friend to be part of their family. The thought that their best mate is in pain would be very traumatic for owners, however, the signs may be very subtle and easy to miss.
Christmas is only around the corner, so what, should we as pet owners be thinking before we wrap that delicious box of lint chocolates and place it under the Christmas tree. Can my pet(s) open this and eat the contents?
Classical signs of tick paralysis include coughing, wrenching, regurgitation, increased effort breathing, sometimes dilated pupils, wobbly back legs increasing to all 4 legs and culminating in paralysis.