Borrelia burgdorferi

Most common victim and damage

Are dogs and humans that are in a tick infested area.
Usually lyme disease will result in a bulls eye like circle on the parts of the body.
Symptoms include fatigue,chills and swollen lymph nodes
Lyme Disease & Borrelia burgdorferi

How its treated

To treat lyme disease your doctor will give you antibiotics to take for an amount of time.
Even so deaths are very rare.

How the microbe spreads.

A tick will give the lyme disease bacteria if it attacted for 36 to 48 hours.
It is usually smaller tick that gives the disease.
Some say it can transfer through blood but that is not 100 percent true.

Where they hide.

The ticks usually hide in shrubs and grasses but not trees.
The ticks also use animals to spread themselves.


It is a bacteria.
Borrelia burgdorferi causes lyme disease.
Borrelia burgdorferi is the scientfic name of the pathogen.

by dillon barth