Protect from Ticks

Before You Go Out

While You Are Out

Tuck trousers into socks

After You Get Back

Protect yourself while you are out then do a tick check
Small ticks are hard to spot

Insect Repellents

Effective tick repellents may contain the following ingredients, listed in order of complete protection time against ticks:

(information courtesy of a review of insect repellents by Nicola Seal on behalf of Lyme Disease UK)

Tick Removal Tools

Good tick removal tools are:

Tick removal card

What If I Am Bitten?

If you are bitten by a tick when you are out, learn how to remove ticks safely.