DoD Human Tick Test Kit Program Fact Sheet. This is
a concise, two-page fact sheet that describes the program, provides contact information, and answers frequently asked questions, including tick-removal guidelines.
Tick Kit Instructions. This is a one-page
instruction sheet that contains information on how to package and mail tick
Submission of Tick Specimens from Human Tick-Bite Patients. This is a two-sided tick
submission form that must have the front page filled out, and be included with every tick submitted.
USDA Permit. This is a two-sided permit from the USDA that must be included with every tick mailed.
Protect Yourself From Tick-Borne Diseases Fact Sheet. This two-page document describes common tick species and the pathogens associated with them, as well as recommendations on tick-bite prevention.
Tick Control Around the Home. This two-page document describes the basic biology of ticks, and techniques to control tick populations and prevent tick bites at home.