Tickborne Disease Videos - Minnesota Dept. of Health

Tickborne Disease Videos

Minimizing the risk of tickborne disease starts with education. Learn more about blacklegged ticks - the variety that spreads Lyme disease - with the videos below.

  • How to Watch Out for Ticks
    Watch this 1-minute video that shows you how to tell ticks apart. There are more kinds of ticks in Minnesota than you may know, but only a few can make you sick.


  • How Blacklegged Ticks (Deer Ticks) Live
    Watch this 1.5-minute video showing you where blacklegged ticks (aka deer ticks) live and how they move and eat. 


  • How to Prevent Tick Bites
    Watch this 1.5-minute video showing you how to prevent tick bites and the diseases ticks spread. Keeping ticks from biting you is the best way to prevent the spread of illnesses their bites can cause.


  • How to Remove a Tick
    Watch this 1-minute video that shows you how to quickly remove a tick.

Updated Tuesday, 25-Sep-2018 07:53:33 CDT