Fever Ticks & Pests

Fever Ticks

Spraying Schedule

As part of establishing the quarantine, livestock must be inspected and treated prior to movement.

The schedule for spraying equine (horses) or cattle that need a permit to move is: Monday through Saturday at the Lozano Dipping Vat during regular hours or after hours by appointment or Wednesdays by appointment at the Los Fresnos Rodeo Arena. The hours of the Lozano Vat are Monday through Friday, 8 am to 5 pm, Saturdays 7 am to 12 pm. After hours spraying is available by appointment only. To schedule an appointment, call 512-800-2521.

Maps: Fever Tick Infestation Map
  Fever Tick
Quarantine Area
Fever Tick Public
Service Areas (Interactive)
Current Infestations
(July 2016)

Current Fever Tick Quarantines

Cameron County
10/7/2014 — Quarantine Notice     Map
Starr-Zapata-Jim Hogg Counties
6/18/2015 — Release of Temporary Preventative Quarantine Area in Starr County
Past Fever Tick Quarantine Notices & Maps
2/15/2013 — Starr County Quarantine Modification Notice     Map
12/21/2011 — Starr County Quarantine Modification Notice     Map

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