Learn more about where ticks are in Canada by exploring this interactive tick testing & statistics map.
Geneticks created the map from ticks sent in for testing from across the country. Find out what kind of ticks have been found and what pathogens they are carrying.
When possible, you should submit a removed tick for testing to help identify any pathogens it is carrying. Geneticks.ca is a good option as it provides results quickly.
This information can be instrumental in guiding healthcare decisions after a tick bite and into the future. Receiving early and adequate treatment can prevent long term health problems.