Animal Health Updates

Animal Disease Information provided by the Wisconsin Department of Agriculture, Trade and Consumer Protection

For information specific to certain animal diseases and reportable diseases in Wisconsin, please visit the WI Department of Agriculture Trade and Consumer Protection website by clicking here

To read the latest Animal Health Update and if you wish to receive the Animal Health Update eNews from the Wisconsin State Veternarian, please click here


How do I get tags for my sheep and goats?

Through the National Scrapies eradication program you can receive free tags from your local USDA APHIS, VS office. If you have registered your premises and wish to receive free Scrapies tags, please have your premises ID available and call 866-873-2824.

To learn more about the Scrapies disease and how it can affect your sheep and goats, please visit the National Scrapies Eradication Program by clicking here


Where do I find information about the National Johnes disease control program?

The Wisconsin Department of Agriculture manages the Johnes Disease Control program. If you are interested in learning more or signup for the program, please click here

Where do I find information about the National Poultry Improvement Program (NPIP)?

You can find information about the NPIP program on the USDA website by clicking here or if you wish to find out what the requirements are for flocks in Wisconsin or how to enroll in the program please click here to get the latest information.