Green Communities

Risk of Lyme disease is real in Eastern Ontario

Forty percent of deer ticks in Eastern Ontario carry lyme disease bacteria

Watch Dr. Andrew S. Peregrine's  very informative talk and find out how to reduce the risk to your family, and pets, of catching Lyme disease. Eastern Ontario is ideal habitat  for ticks with decidous woodland and grassland, a large population of white tailed deer, and birds migrating north from the north east US where Lyme disease is endemic.

May 2, 2017 - 21:15