Animal Species Specific Information

Vesicular stomatitis emergency regulations

A health certificate/certificate of veterinary inspection (“CVI”) being used to ship animals from any state that has, or have had, an outbreak of Vesicular Stomatitis Virus (“VSV”) in the past 60 days is valid for not more than 14 days.

All CVIs for any susceptible livestock, including equine, bovine, porcine, caprine, ovine, and cervidae entering Arizona from a state that has, or have had, an outbreak of VSV in the past 60 days shall be accompanied by a CVI containing the following statement: “All animals identified on this certificate of veterinary inspection have been inspected and found to be free from clinical signs of vesicular stomatitis.” 


Entry Permits

For entry permit numbers please call our office at 602-542-4293 and leave a detailed message with the following information:

  • Consignee and consignor information
  • Day of shipment
  • The vet who saw the animals
  • Head count, breed and age of the livestock

On the next business day, your call will be returned to issue the entry permit number.


 ***Please visit for import requirements.***




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