How to have your tick tested

The process to have your tick sample tested is simple:

1. Download, print, and complete the Testing Order Form.

2. Seal your tick (dead or alive) securely in a plastic bag or container.  No need to preserve your tick.

3. Include the sealed tick, the completed form, and payment in an envelope and sent it to ECO Laboratory at the address below:


One Acton Place

Suite 102

Acton, MA 01720

Customers are also welcome to drop their tick off directly to ECO Laboratory at the above address.  Regular business hours are 9am to 5pm, Monday through Friday.  Open weekends by appointment only. 

ECO Laboratory accepts checks (payable to ECO Laboratory) and credit cards.  Do not send cash in the mail. 

Terms and conditions

ECO Laboratory is a leader in tick testing.  Positive results and treatment options should be discussed with a medical professional. ECO Laboratory does not provide blood testing; test results indicate potential exposure to tick-borne illness.  

Click here to view our billing terms and conditions.