Just removed a tick and need to have it tested for Lyme? This program suspended until further notice!!

Submitting Ticks for Testing - Has been suspended until further notice!!

Due to the Covid-19 environment, the Annex has been closed to the public. When it is reopened, the program will be resumed. 

 

In 2019, 46.15 percent of the ticks tested (247) for Ridgefield residents were positive for Lyme and other tickborne diseases.

For the month of February 2020, no ticks were dropped off for Ridgefield residents.  Read more about statewide results and tick testing here:

https://portal.ct.gov/CAES/Fact-Sheets/Tick-Summary/Summaries-of-Tick-Testing