This interactive tick map, created with the results from The Big Tick Project survey, is a a great start to understanding the risks in your local area. Even if you live in a low risk area, the widespread prevalence of ticks in the UK and the active nature of your pets puts them at risk of exposure. Use the map to search for the types of ticks and tick-borne diseases that are prevalent in different areas across the UK and find your nearest practice that is supporting The Big Tick Project.
Simply add your postal code below and zoom in to uncover the potential tick risks near you.
Select tick species below to see which were hiding in your area and how many were found there.
Castor bean tick / Sheep tick / Wood tick
Red sheep tick
Visit the ‘Get acquainted with ticks’ page to find out more about the most common tick species and examine their profiles.