Take Caution, Tick Season Upon Us (VIDEO)

By Rachelle Spence - 21Alive

May 1, 2014 Updated May 1, 2014 at 7:04 PM EDT

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (21Alive) -- You might have thought the severe winter weather would have lessened the number of ticks this season, but that's not necessarily the case.

Officials with the Fort Wayne - Allen County Health Department say the ticks are thriving off the wet spring.

Watch the video above for the full report.

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