Scientists link invasive barberry to Lyme disease

I have had several encounters with ticks over the years. Came home from the Eastern Shore of Maryland once with two of the critters attached to the skin in my wasteline. That was a trip to the ER. Kestrel, my Sheltie, has also had a few encounters with ticks and a test done my her new veterinarian here in Vermont shows that she is carrying Lyme. Read about the barberry connection here.

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