As the weather gets warmer, the bugs and ticks and fleas start crawling! Me and my dog Pepper are in the woods or fields or ponds every day and ticks certainly are a threat to any dog, let alone a dog that's outside all day. But what to do when you find ticks on your dog or cat? My vet gave me a tick repellent that I use monthly on Pepper. But I found this article that Yahoo did on some of the tips and myths of ticks and removing them from you furry friends. With the threat of Lyme Disease on most people's minds, ticks can be a scary thing if not handled properly. Experts suggest that removing them from your dog is best, but how and why? Check out what some Vets are saying and have a happy and safe summer outside with your pets!