The Cattle Fever Tick was found in Live Oak County in November. The Texas Animal Health Commission monitors for these ticks annually and is currently working to keep this tick contained. If you have cattle, you will want to keep informed about this issue.
The Fever Tick Situation Report for February 13, 2017 can be found HERE.
Information from Texas Animal Health Commission on Cattle Fever Ticks can be found HERE.
Find Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service Information on Cattle Fever Ticks HERE