Animal HealthContact Information

Animal Health Contact Information

 Department of Livestock
 Animal Health Division
 PO Box 202001
 301 N Roberts Street
 Helena, MT 59620-2001


General Inquiries: (406) 444-2043
FAX: (406) 444-1929
General Information

Import Permits: (406) 444-2976
Standard permits available 24 hours

Martin Zaluski: (406) 444-0782

State Veterinarian

Tahnee Szymanski: (406) 444-5214

Assistant State Veterinarian

Eric Liska: (406) 444-3374

Brucellosis Program Veterinarian

Anna Forseth: (406) 444-2939

Program Veterinarian

Brooke Ruffier: (406) 444-9525

Manager of Animal Health Import Office and Administrative assistant to the State Veterinarian

VACANT: (406) 444-9622

DSA/Brucellosis program,  brucellosis testing reimbursements

Samantha Novak: (406) 444-2977

B-ovis program, Equine Six-Month Passports, Montana Certificates of Veterinary Inspection, Alternative Livestock

Kasey Jones: (406) 444-5200

Permit violation letters, veterinary supply orders, annual permits, exotic imports

Cinda Young-Eichenfels: (406) 444-3703

Administrative Rules, blanket import permits, fees for specialized permits and licenses

Sara Starkey: (406)-444-1587

Seasonal grazing, import quarantines, biologic imports, deputy veterinarian seminar, veterinarian address changes, trichomoniasis program, eCVI's



Other Contact Information

 USDA APHIS VS: (406) 449-2220

  •  International imports/exports
  •  Scrapie tags, brucellosis vaccination (Bangs) tags, USDA silver (Brite) tags