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Vets concerned Lyme disease on the rise

Area veterinarians are saying they have seen an increase in dogs testing positive for Lyme disease, and it is becoming more of a problem.

Lyme disease is commonly transmitted through tick bites and is usually seen in dogs. One vet said a similar rise has not seen it in cats, mostly because cats clean themselves regularly and are more likely to notice and remove the tick on their own. READ