Cattaraugus County Public Health: Prevent, Promote, Protect

Health Department Banner

Lyme Disease and Tick Information

During the warmer seasons of Spring and Summer, more people will be enjoying the outdoors and with that, an increased chance of running into a tick. These tiny bugs  can distribute diseases such as Lyme Disease, Babesiosis, Ehrlichiosis, and Rocky Mountain spotted fever

Lyme Disease Fact Sheet on the NYSDOH

Tick & Lyme Disease information page contains information on Lyme Disease and other tick-borne diseases, Tick and Insect Repellents, Tick Identification service and has documents and posters for printing.

Be Tick Free

A Guide for Preventing Lyme Disease be sure to download the Be Tick Free PDF for easy printing.

How To Remove A Tick

Graphic explaining how to remove a tick
Download the PDF of the above Lyme Disease Alert graphic

For more information on Lyme Disease please visit the following website: