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Old 03-04-2012, 06:26 PM
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Originally Posted by arpmail2012 View Post
One was in 2003 and the tick had burrowed until only the feet were sticking out.
This what doesn't add up. All the ticks I have seen have tiny little legs that are much shorter than the body. They just aren't long enough to stick out with the rest of the body burrowed under the skin. I think you had some other bitey bug having a blood meal at your expense, but not a tick.