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Commercial Dog Breeder & Broker
The Indiana General Assembly passed a law requiring registration of some commercial dog breeding operations and dog brokers beginning January 1, 2010. Information about registering is listed below.
You must register with BOAH:
- as a Commercial Broker if you sell at least 500 dogs/puppies annually.
- as a Commercial Breeder if you maintain more than 20 unaltered females 12 months of age or older
- Download the free version of Adobe Acrobat Reader to view/print PDF documents.
Dog Care Information
Dog Run Calculator
Information for Consumers
Questions? Contact BOAH
Guidelines for Standards of Care in Animal Shelters (Association of Shelter Veterinarian's
USDA: Animal Welfare Regulations (guidelines for dog kennel facilities)
Information about tax compliance for commercial dog breeders and brokers is available from the Indiana Department of Revenue.