Were you looking for information about the Deer Tick? Deer tic is a common misspelling of deer tick.
The black-legged tick, or deer tick, is known to transmit Lyme disease to humans and other animals. Being aware of the deer tick's ability to transmit the disease and taking precautions to prevent exposure is a good strategy for preventing Lyme disease. Other species of ticks have not been shown to transmit the Lyme disease bacterium.
(Click Deer Tick for more detailed information on how this type of tick transmits Lyme disease.)