How Do We Protect Animal Health?
We work with veterinarians, animal owners, and farmers to protect, regulate and promote animal health. This mission is accomplished through effective disease response, innovative partnerships, and effective animal health programs.
Information regarding the identification needed for various animal species as well as the requirements for their movement.
A collection of resources for veterinary professionals.
Materials concerning diseases that could impact animals in Michigan.
Guidelines for exhibiting animals in Michigan and related resources.
Regulations regarding the licensing and registration of animal shelters, aquaculture facilities, pet shops, and more.
Information related to maintaining the health of farmed (or privately-owned) cervids.
Resources related to Veterinary Feed Directive (VFD) orders and the various groups that these orders might impact.
Regulations for transporting and disposing of the bodies of dead animals.
Requirements for becoming a qualified Animal Control Officer as well as resources for current officers.