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Contrary to popular opinion, they DO have Lyme disease in Texas! The wooded area south of Austin, Texas- in the Texas hill country- is a popular home to the white-tailed deer, whose numbers probably exceed that of the human population. It is reported they trounce on people’s front and back porches browsing on plants and […]