Deer Tick Bites: Tick Removal And Avoiding Lyme Disease

May 6, 2022

Deer Tick Bites: Tick Removal And Avoiding Lyme Disease

I got bitten by a deer tick! “How do you remove a deer tick?” is a very common question people have when encountering one of these little black legged guys. Unlike other ticks, deer ticks carry Lyme disease, which can affect the joints and nervous system. These little buggers love the grassy plains and woodland areas in Massachusetts making them a serious threat to hikers.  As we approach the warmer months, deer ticks will be ...

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