I was reading up in Lyme Basics this morning at www.lymedisease.org.I lifted a paragraph that struck my mind as another usful CANINE tool for mapping Tick related illness concentrations. I feel it is a good one. Remember Your best friend has been known for years as a century for trouble to come. That article follows. " The risk of getting Lyme disease is often reflected in risk maps. Some maps show the number of human cases of Lyme disease reported for surveillance.