The best way to prevent disease is to prevent tick bites
Report on any ticks you come across − the more reports posted, the better the information for all!
Why check for ticks? Ticks have become quite abundant in many parts of Vermont. While they are mostly a nuisance, some ticks carry pathogens, which are microorganisms such as bacteria, viruses and parasites that cause illness. If an infected tick bites you, disease transmission is possible and you may become sick. Learn more.