March 30, 2018 at 9:30 am  •  Posted in News by  •  0 Comments

Ticks and Lyme Disease — Be Aware It May be There – As the daytime temperature begins to rise, ticks become active looking for a blood meal. When outdoors – in environments like wooded areas, tall grasses and shrubs – be aware ticks may be there.  You may be at risk of getting Lyme disease if bitten by an infected tick. Ticks have been found in Renfrew County and District for many years with a small number of them testing positive for the bacteria that causes Lyme disease.

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