Illinois

Breeders

Jackie Peeler
Henson Robinson Zoo
1100 East Lake Drive
Springfield, IL 62712
217–585–1821
jpeeler@HensonRobinsonZoo.org
www.hensonrobinsonzoo.org


Jay Tetzloff
Miller Park Zoo
1020 S. Morris Avenue
Bloomington, IL 61701
309–434–2825
jtetzloff@cityblm.org

Jay Tetzloff
Miller Park Zoo
1020 S. Morris Avenue
Bloomington, IL 61701
309–434–2825
jtetzloff@cityblm.org


State Regulations

Goats entering Illinois for breeding, exhibition or feeding purposes, except goats consigned directly to a livestock auction market, shall be accompanied by an entry permit issued by the Department and a Certificate of Veterinary Inspection showing individual approved identification. The Certificate of Veterinary Inspection shall indicate the goats were examined within 30 days prior to entry and found free of any infectious or communicable disease and that they have not recently been exposed thereto.
Any goats which show lesions of contagious ecthyma (sore mouth) or club lamb fungus disease (sheep ringworm) shall not be exhibited in the state and must be removed immediately from the exhibition area.

Telephone number for permits, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, including holidays: (217) 782 4944

Goats entering Illinois for any reason, including exhibition, from states that are not Accredited Bovine Tuberculosis Free must be accompanied by an entry permit and a Certificate of Veterinary Inspection indicating the animals originated from a herd where a complete negative herd test has been conducted within the past 12 months, and the individual animals entering Illinois are negative to a tuberculin test conducted within 30 days prior to entry.

All veterinarians issuing Certificates of Veterinary Inspection for livestock including equine, bovine, porcine, caprine, ovine, and cervidae transported into Illinois from any state with a confirmed diagnosis of vesicular stomatitis must include the following statement on the Certificate of Veterinary Inspection: "Vesicular stomatitis has not been diagnosed on the premises of origin within the past thirty days. I have examined the premises of origin and have found no signs of vesicular stomatitis."

This information was taken from http://www.aphis.usda.gov/import_export/animals/animal_import/downloads/il.html



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