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Information for Veterinarians

To serve veterinarians better, the Indiana State Board of Animal Health (BOAH) would like more information about your area(s) of interest and practice. This survey will help us direct information that is most helpful or of interest to you. Click here to take the survey

Indiana EEE Survey

This survey is designed to be a surveillance tool to assist public health in responding to the presence of EEE in the environment in Northern Indiana. 

Certificates of Veterinary Inspection

Tutorial Videos for Completing Electronic Certificates of Veterinary Inspection (eCVI)

Interstate and Export Travel

Other State Animal Health Offices (Interstate Shipping Requirements)

Please review specific requirements by country and species before calling/submitting.

International Travel with a Pet (USDA)

International Regulations for Animal Exports (USDA)

INTERNATIONAL EXPORTS: USDA Veterinary Services has protocols for moving animals out of the United States. USDA offers three methods to submit export certificates for approval:

  1. Electronic: (NOTE: This will eventually be the only method for submission.) 
    USDA APHIS online Veterinary Export Health Certification System (VEHCS)
  2. Mail: Include a return, prepaid FedEx, UPS, etc. envelope, and send to: 
    USDA, APHIS, VS, Veterinary Export Trade Services
    12927 Stonecreek Drive
    Pickerington, OH 43147
    Phone: 614-856-4735
    Email: vspsoh@usda.gov
  3. In Person: By appointment ONLY at an office near you.
    USDA Offices Endorsing Export Papers
    NOTE: In person appointments are currently not available.

For directions on how to fill out international export papers and where to send international export papers to be signed by a USDA veterinarian contact Ohio's USDA export office at: 614-856-4735

Disease Reporting

Continuing Education

Earn free continuing education credit by viewing videos on BOAH's YouTube channel and take the quiz for each video.


BOAH manages a roster of veterinarians and other personnel across Indiana who are part of the Veterinary Medical Reserve Corps (VMRC)/Animal Surveillance Emergency Response Team (ASERT). Learn more about this program at: www.in.gov/boah/disaster-preparedness-overview/

Disposing Sharps

Veterinary clinics should follow the sharp disposal guidelines for human supplies. A guidance brochure is available online at: www.in.gov/isdh/files/med-govt.pdf.

Opioids and Veterinary Medicine

Veterinary Feed Directive (VFD)

Questions about VFDs:  Contact FDA's Center for Veterinary Medicine: AskCVM@fda.hhs.gov


Indiana Board of Veterinary Medical Examiners