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Licensing and Registration Application Kit

If you would like to apply for an Animal Welfare (AWA) license/registration or renew your current license/registration – or if you have any questions – please contact the USDA Animal Care office below. For help determining which license and /or registration(s) you need, Launch the Licensing and Registration Assistant, a self-service tool that takes between 5 and 15 minutes to indicate which license and /or registration(s), if any, you require.

2150 Centre Avenue Building B
Mailstop 3W11
Fort Collins, CO 80526-8117        
(970) 494-7478

To apply for a license or registration, download the relevant Application Kit:

USDA Animal Care Forms

To view some of these forms, you will need to have the free Adobe Acrobat Reader installed on your computer.




Revision Date, Other Info


APHIS 7002 Yes Animal Care-Program of Veterinary Care 04/2018 PDF
APHIS 7005 No Record of Acquisition & Dogs and Cats on Hand 07/2009 PDF
APHIS 7006 No Record of Disposition of Dogs and Cats 07/2009 PDF
APHIS 7006a Yes Continuation Sheet for Record of Disposition of Dogs and Cats 01/1990 PDF
APHIS 7019 No Record of Animals On-Hand (Other than Dogs and Cats) 01/1990 PDF
APHIS 7020 Yes Record of Acquisition, Disposition or Transport of Animals (Other than Dogs and Cats) 07/2012 PDF
APHIS 7023 Yes Annual Report of Research Facility 11/2017 PDF
APHIS 7023a Yes Continuation Sheet for Annual Report of Research Facility 11/2017 PDF

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