Ashford vet Sarah Bignall-Howse in tick disease warning.
A vet who was housebound after contracting Lyme disease from an infected tick has warned people to be vigilant against the parasites.
Tick Bite Prevention Week - 26th March to 1st April 2012
Tick Bite Prevention Week provides information to help prevent ticks from biting people and pets. It also gives advice on what to do if ticks do attach. The campaign week is held in early spring when the weather gets warmer, people spend more time outdoors and ticks become more active. Click on logo for more Information.