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The Health Unit strongly recommends getting immunized according to the Publicly Funded Immunization Schedule for Ontario.
Ticks are a relative to the spider and are a crawling, non-flying insect that feed on blood. They vary in size and colour. Female ticks will get larger and change colour when feeding. Ticks can spread Lyme disease.