Ticks Carrying Lyme Disease When Camping On Vancouver Island

Ticks carrying Lyme Disease is a real possibility when camping on Vancouver Island. Year after year, your chances increase two fold with every migratory birds arrival. Song birds, deer, elk and small rodents carry the¬†Borrelia burgdorferi bacteria responsible for Lyme disease in their bodies.¬† When ticks feed on these animals they in turn become carriers […]