Livestock and Poultry Health

Species Specific Pages

Small Ruminants (Goats and Sheep)
Captive Cervid
Other Species (includes rabbits and companion animals)

Animal Health Laws

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. 

Reportable Diseases

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.

Animal Disease Traceability

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

Stock Contractor Requirements

Livestock Exhibition Requirement

Brand Book