https://www.facebook.com/BayAreaLymeFoundation/videos/1796606113818173/?t=45

May 10 at 11:13 AM

Please click on link above to watch a short video.  This PSA from Lia Gaertner & Shanti the dog show questing ticks in the middle of the sidewalk, demonstrating the need to be diligent with tick checks as well as spraying clothes/shoes with permethrin when out doors.

Ticks are being found in wide-open spaces now.  No need to go deep in the woods or shrubby areas to find them.

For more on prevention:  https://madisonarealymesupportgroup.com/2019/04/12/tick-prevention-2019/

https://madisonarealymesupportgroup.com/2017/05/11/tick-prevention-and-removal-2017/

https://madisonarealymesupportgroup.com/2018/10/01/tickology-video-series-everything-you-want-to-know-about-ticks-prevention/

And remember, it’s highly likely that the black legged tick isn’t the sole perp:  https://madisonarealymesupportgroup.com/2019/04/02/transmission-of-lyme-disease-lida-mattman-phd/