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Tick
Size of a navy bean
I found this one somehow crawling on the floor. Engorged with blood, after feeding on Checkers (I hope) it's abdomen is several times bigger than when it was hungry.
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Mar 27 2010 22:53 GMT Snappa
When I was still at school I worked in my spare time as an assistant in a Quarantine Kennels, and one of my duties was to remove these,and now I can't see one without shuddering.. the other duty was boiling up Sheeps heads.
I know,I get all the best jobs..
(very sharp Macro)
Mar 28 2010 06:45 GMT junne PRO
very good macro. good thing it is such a big one. it is the very small ones (deer ticks) that can cause lime disease in humans.

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