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Old 11-09-2010, 02:22 PM   #1
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Default Storied “monster” is just a furry victim of mites

Storied “monster” is just a furry victim of mites
Oct. 22, 2010
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Storied "monster" is just a furry victim of mites
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But this supposedly fanged, hair­less an­i­mal said to at­tack and drink the blood of live­stock is not the real fiend, sci­en­tists say. In­stead, it’s a ti­ny, eight-legged mite that turns a healthy, wild an­i­mal in­to a chu­pa­ca­bras, says Uni­vers­ity of Mich­i­gan bi­ol­o­gist Bar­ry OCon­nor...
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Old 12-03-2010, 04:20 AM   #2
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I bet that’s sarcoptic mange.
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