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5685 Lafayette Road Suite 400
Indianapolis, 46254-6158
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(317) 347-3100


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Indiana Area Office

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Veterinary Services

Dr. Frank R Wilson

APHIS Area Veterinarian-In-Charge

Indiana ranks nationally in top ten for production of corn, soybeans, popcorn, and peppermint. Agriculture in Indiana is a large and diverse industry with 63,000 farms containing 15.4 million acres of farmland. Agriculture plays a vital role in the economic stability of Indiana. Farmers have cash receipts from the sale of all commodities (crops and livestock) totaling over $5 billion dollars per year.

Indiana has nearly 70 million layer hens. The state is also produces about 7 billion eggs per year. Indiana produces more ducks than any other state in the nation. Indiana manufactures over 81 million gallons of ice cream per year.

Lt Governor Sue Ellsperman's Mission Statement:

Strengthen Indiana's rural economies and communities through capacity building, advocacy and innovation in agriculture, small business, tourism, defense development, housing, and community economic development.


About Us

Service Area: Indiana

Hours of Operation: Monday - Friday 8:00 am - 4:30 pm local time

Hours for Health Certificate Endorsement:
Monday - Friday 9:00 am – 3:00 pm (appointment required)

General Questions, please direct to: VSIN@aphis.usda.gov
Export / Import Questions, please direct to: VSPSIN@aphis.usda.gov

IREGs Information: http://www.aphis.usda.gov/regulations/vs/iregs/animals/

Telephone Numbers:

Main Phone: (317) 347-3100
Export/Import Phone: (317) 347-3121
Fax: (317) 347-3111

Mailing Address:


5685 Lafayette Road
Suite 400
Indianapolis, IN 46254-6158

Core Orientation Held in Indiana:
Date: Early May 2014
Location: Purdue University, W. Lafayette, IN
Contact: Ron Brock
Email: Ronald.D.Brock@aphis.usda.gov
Phone: (317) 225-3729

For Veterinary Accreditation issues, please contact:
Accreditation Coordinator (Indiana, Illinois, and Kentucky)
Tamara Sharp
105 Corporate Drive, Suite H
Frankfort, KY 40601
Email: tamara.h.sharp@aphis.usda.gov
Phone: (502) 848-2049

National Veterinary Accreditation Program:




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IN Animal Agriculture Related Links*:

State Veterinarian: http://www.in.gov/boah/ *

IN Department of Agriculture: http://www.in.gov/isda/ *

Purdue Animal Disease Diagnostic Laboratory: http://www.addl.purdue.edu/ *


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