Reportable Disease List Revised June 19, 2014
A list of the reportable animal diseases in Minnesota is also available as a printable PDF.
Diseases listed are to be reported for all domestic species except where otherwise noted. Call the Board of Animal Health at 651-296-2942.
MINN. STAT. § 35.06: A person who knows or reasonably suspects that a contagious or infectious disease exists in a domestic animal shall immediately notify the board.
MINN. R. 1721.0020 Subpart 7: A person who knows or reasonably suspects that an animal is infected with a disease listed on the Board's reportable animal diseases list must immediately report that knowledge or suspicion to the board.
Report suspect or
Positive test results
Foreign Animal Disease (FAD)
|Bovine Spongiform Encephalopathy||x||x|
|Chronic Wasting Disease||x|
|Equine Encephalitis (avian and equine)||x|
|Equine Herpes Myeloencephalopathy||x|
|Equine Infectious Anemia||x|
|Influenza (avian and canine)||x|
|Johne’s Disease, Paratuberculosis||x|
|Mycoplasma gallisepticum (breeder flocks only)||x|
|Mycloplasma meleagridis (breeder flocks only)||x|
|Mycoplasma synoviae (breeder flocks only)||x|
|Rabies (Wild & domestic species)||x||x|
|Salmonella entertidis (chicken egg-layers only)||x|
|Tularemia (wild & domestic species)||x|
|West Nile Virus||x|
|Vector-borne diseases of public health significance
(e.g. Rocky Mountain Spotted Fever, not Lyme Disease)
|Zoonotic diseases of public health significance
(e.g. Taenia saginata, Taenia solium, Echinococcus granulosis)
|Chemical Toxicity or Contamination
(livestock or poultry)
Where to report:
- Board of Animal Health - (651) 296-2942 or District Veterinarian (business hours)
- Minnesota Poultry Testing Laboratory - 320‐231‐5170 (business hours)
- Minnesota Duty Officer - (800) 422-0798 (after hours)