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Livestock and Poultry Health

Species Specific Pages

Small Ruminants (Goats and Sheep)

Other Species (includes rabbits and companion animals)

A listing of the laws, rules and regulations under the jurisdiction of the Illinois Department of Agriculture Bureau of Animal Health and Welfare.  The Animal Wefare Act and Animal Welfare Rules are listed here as well as on the page for applicants. 

Diseases on this list are required to be reported to the Bureau of Animal Health and Welfare.  The reporting requirement can be satisfied by contacting the Bureau at 217-782-4944.

This includes information and forms for animal official identification and registering your livestock premises.