Andrew M. Cuomo, Governor | Richard A. Ball, Commissioner
 Division of Animal Industry
Dr. David Smith, Director, (518) 457-3502


Importation & Exportation

Emergency Import Regulations

List of State Phone Numbers of Import and Export Requirements

Link to USDA Import/Export Page:
For Interstate Movement of Animals - here
For International Movement of Animals -

Contagious Equine Metritis (CEM) Quarantine Facility at Cornell University –
Theresa Steigerwald (607) 253-3931
Lisa Bowen Laue (607) 253-3938

USDA Canadian Border Veterinarians
Please contact the USDA Port veterinarians if you have questions regarding animals being imported or exported to Canada.

If you need assistance importing livestock from overseas, please contact:
New York Animal Import Center (Newburgh, NY) - 845-838-5500

State Status

Contact NYS Dept of Agriculture & Markets Import / Export Clerk:
Ph: 518-457-3971 Fax: 518-485-0839
10B Airline Drive
Albany, NY 12235

Contact APHIS Veterinary Services Import / Export Clerk in Albany, NY:
Ph: 518-218-7540 Fax: 518-218-7545
500 New Karner Road 2nd Floor
Albany, NY 12205

Letters to Veterinarians

Pet Food/Treat Salmonella Study

New York State County and State Fair Information

Useful Links


Reportable Disease and Foreign Animal Disease (FAD)

Any individual may report a disease outbreak or suspicious disease occurrence in animals by calling the Division of Animal Industry at 518-457-3502. If you are a veterinarian, regulatory official or diagnostic laboratory and need immediate assistance due to an animal health emergency, and it is after normal business hours, please call the New York State Emergency Management Office at 518-292-2200 and your call will be directed to the appropriate individual.

List of Reportable Diseases

NYS Dept of Ag and Markets Field Employees List

NYS Accredited Veterinarian Newsletter

Veterinary Laws


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