There are currently 11 different species of ticks in Alberta alone. This means that your pets, especially dogs, are at a high risk of contracting tick-borne illnesses such as Lyme disease, Rocky Mountain spotted fever and more. Do you know how to protect your pet from ticks and fleas in South Calgary? In this article, we discuss how to prepare for tick and flea season while you travel. Read on to help your dog stay healthy and free from parasites.