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For Veterinarians Accredited

As an accredited veterinarian you must immediately report to the Veterinarian-in-Charge and the State Animal Health Official all diagnosed or suspected cases of a communicable animal disease for which APHIS has a control or eradication program in 9 CFR chapter I, and all diagnosed or suspected cases of any animal disease not known to exist in the United States. The 24 hour number reporting to AVICs is 866-536-7593, and the site to find your State Animal Health Officials is:  State Animal Health Officials 2019.

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For Veterinarians NOT Accredited

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Export requirements frequently change, obtain the current export requirements from the Veterinary Services service center in your area before each shipment.

For NVAP questions, see Additional Information or contact your local NVAP Coordinator or email the NVAP at nvap@aphis.usda.gov.



As an accredited veterinarian, you must immediately report to the Area Veterinarian in Charge and State Animal Health Official all diagnosed or suspected cases of any animal disease not known to exist in the United States. To report to your Area Veterinarian in Charge, call 866-536-7593. The list of State Animal Health Officials provided by the United States Animal Health Association is found here: State Animal Health Officials

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