Montana Department of Livestock

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

Animal Health Bureau

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Department of Livestock
Animal Health Bureau
PO Box 202001
Helena, MT 59620-2001
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Animal Health Special Permits, Licenses, & Forms

These forms are provided for you to complete and return to our office at one of the following:

Mail: Department of Livestock          e-mail:          Fax: 406-444-1929
        PO Box 202001
        Helena, MT 59620-2001

  • Online payments are now accepted by using the button at the top of the page.
  • Payments may be made via check or money order. PLEASE DO NOT SEND CASH!
  • The fees for these permits, licenses, and certifications are in accordance with Administrative Rule of Montana (ARM) 32.2.401
  • An application is required for each permit, license, or certification.  Application and fee must both be received before your permit or license will be issued.
  • PLEASE NOTE, the Montana Department of Livestock no longer accepts paper 6 month horse passports from Washington, Idaho, and Oregon.
    • The department has transitioned to an electronic Extended Equine of Veterinary Inspections (EECVI), offered by Global Vet Link.  For more information please click here (
    • An application and fee through MDOL is no longer required for Global Vet Link EECVI permits.



SPECIAL PERMITS - These permits provide additional flexibility beyond the standard 10-day permit.                        


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