Tick Testing Resources

“TickCheck™ can determine with 99.99% accuracy if the tick that bit you carries Lyme or 10 additional tick-borne diseases. Here’s how it works:

  1. Order a tick test on TickCheck.com
  2. Send your tick directly to our lab – no waiting for a kit!
  3. Get your tick test results within 24-48 business hours of lab receipt.

Test your tick now to determine your risk of contracting Lyme.

Click here to learn more.

“Placer County’s rich, diverse landscape from the bright city lights of the valley floor to the rolling foothills to the magnificent snowcapped mountains of the Sierra Nevada, appeals to people from all walks of life. This diverse landscape also provides attractive habitat for a wide variety of mosquitoes and other vectors including ticks and yellowjackets.”

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“In conjunction with the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) and the California Department of Public Health (CDPH), the Nevada County Public Health Department’s Communicable Disease Control program investigates and monitors infectious diseases and potential outbreaks in the community.  Public Health Nurses promote awareness, education and investigation regarding the control and prevention of infectious diseases.”

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“Have you been bitten by a tick?

The Pennsylvania Tick Research Lab can analyze your tick, testing for tick-borne diseases such as Lyme disease, anaplasmosis, and Rocky Mountain spotted fever. Order your test online and learn whether you’re at risk before symptoms appear.

1. Remove the tick
2. Order a tick test
3. Send us your tick
4. View your results”

Click here to learn more.


Tick Kits Now Available!

We have raised funds to give out tick kits to help keep our community safe. Please let us know if you would like one, and thank you for helping us make a change.

Send Me a Tick Kit
Lab and Contact Info Organisms Tested Prices/Forms/Notes
IGeneX Inc
795 San Antonio Rd
Palo Alto, CA 94303
(800) 832-3200
Borrelia, including Miyamotoi Babesia Microti and Duncani, Ehrlichiosis, Bartonella, Rickettsiae IGeneX Tick Requisition Form
$75/organism
UMass Lab of Medical Zoology
(413) 545-1057
Lyme, including Miyamotoi, Mayoni, Babesia microti, Ehrlichia m., Anaplasma granulo. Bartonella only if you pay $299. Lone star ticks: STARI Ehrlichia mono Tick Report
$50 for most that pertain to the type of includes Bartonella only if you buy the package:
$200 for all, regardless of tick type, includes Bartonella
Conn Vet Medical Diagnosis
(860) 486-3758
Borrelia, including miyamotoi, Ehrlichia, Babesis microti. NOT Bartonella. Requisition Form
$125 for all, a limited group
Clongen
211 Perry Pkwy Ste 6
Gaithersburg, MD 20877
(301) 916-0173
Borrelia, most Sp, Bartonella Sp. Babesia microti, Duncani, Ehrlichia, Anaplasma, Rickettsia, Tularemia. Requisition Form
$5 for one test, $65/test for more.
$260 for the 4 major offenders.

Protecting Your Dog is Protecting Yourself & Family

Here are 8 places to check for ticks on your furry friend:

  • Head

  • Ears

  • Under collar

  • Tail

  • Groin

  • Toes

  • Eyelids

  • Armpits


Online Support and Other Links

Join Our Mailing List
Lyme Disease Patient Guide
Feed Your Body to Fight Lyme
Online Lyme Disease Support Group
Lyme Online Support Group for Teens and Young Adults
Online Support for Parents of Teens and Young Adults with Lyme