Dead wren with tick

Dead wren with tick

Observation - Dead wren with tick - UK and Ireland. Description: Dead wren found with a tick attached to its head. Was the tick responsible for its death? I have a 'pet' robin which eats from my hand, it has had similar ticks attached on two occasions & I was concerned for the robin's wellbeing. Robin is currently ti

Dead wren found with a tick attached to its head. Was the tick responsible for its death?
I have a 'pet' robin which eats from my hand, it has had similar ticks attached on two occasions & I was concerned for the robin's wellbeing. Robin is currently tick free.