Ticks, like mosquitoes, carry diseases that can cause major issues in the human body. There are many species of ticks in Indiana, but the three most common ones are the American dog tick, one star tick, and black-legged tick.  Floyd County urges you take special precautions when going outside to prevent tick-borne related illnesses. 

Please visit the links below for more information on ticks and tick-borne illnesses:

Visit the Floyd County Health Department