Investigative and Enforcement Services
APHIS and the Small Business and Agriculture Regulatory Ombudsman would like to ensure that small businesses have access to adequate information and quidelines concerning our Programs. The following is a list of sites containing information on animal welfare:
The Small Business and Agriculture Regulatory Enforcement Ombudsman and 10 Regional Fairness Boards were established to receive comments from small businesses about federal agency enforcement actions. The Ombudsman will annually evaluate the enforcement activities and rate each agency's responsiveness to small business. If you wish to comment on the enforcement activities of the Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service (APHIS), call 1-888-REG-FAIR (1-888-734-3247).
Last Modified: May 30, 2012