Montana Department of Livestock

Here to serve the people of Montana and its livestock industry.

Animal Health Bureau

Helpful Links

Contact Information

Department of Livestock
Animal Health Bureau
PO Box 202001
Helena, MT 59620-2001
Email Us

Animal Health Additional Links

List of links that may be helpful.

Administrative Rules of Montana
Administrative Rules of Montana for the Department of Livestock
Montana Code Annotated
Montana Code Annotated for the Department of Livestock

National Animal Health Reporting System (NAHRS)

  • NAHRS Operating Manual (PDF) - The NAHRS operating manual. Within the manual (in pdf format) are reporting criteria for each of the diseases is listed on pages 23-39 of the manual.

Office International des Epizooties - The OIE is an intergovernmental organization that disseminates information about animal diseases and publishes health standards.

USDA APHIS – The USDA-Animal & Plant Health Inspection Service is responsible for protecting and promoting U.S. agricultural health, administering the Animal Welfare Act, and carrying out wildlife damage management activities.

United States Animal Health Association – The USAHA works to control livestock diseases in the United States. It represents all 50 states, 7 foreign countries and 18 allied groups serving health, technical and consumer markets.

Other Links
American Veterinary Medical Association
Interagency Bison Management Plan (IBMP)
Montana Board of Veterinary Medicine
Montana Veterinary Medical Association
Public Records Request
Montana Accredited Veterinarian Change in Information Form



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