What to do with livestock carcasses and the 2024 legislative session is underway

February 2024

Looking for a financial boost this month? How about $75,000 in loan repayment. Plus, details on our next Board meeting

January 2024

The Board launches a LinkedIn page plus advice on keeping your dog and others healthy

December 2023

2024 externship applications open and a new member on the Board

November 2023

We need a companion animal vet and ideas for veterinary shortage area nominations

October 2023

Reduce stress on your pets and veterinarians are asked to submit scrapie samples

September 2023

Wash your hands at the fair and we launched a new map to lookup rabies in Minnesota

August 2023

Two new Board members and a study explores the livestock veterinary shortage

July 2023

Managing heat stress and talking to your vet about vaccination

June 2023

Looking for county fair veterinarians, and warmer weather means H-A-B’s are on the rise

May 2023

Accepting applications for State Veterinarian and a reminder to complete the ag census

April 2023

Support the Healthy Dog Importation Act and meet one of our field staff

March 2023

Read this before you buy spring chicks, plus the CDC dropped some new flyers on raw pet food

February 2023

We’re looking for sheep and goat brains, plus a horse boarding biosecurity checklist

January 2023

Two openings on the Board of Animal Health and an Assistant Director position

December 2022

Keeping pigs in their pens and a continuing education credit opportunity for learning about poultry

November 2022

Keeping poultry safe at events and exhibitions, plus a call for communities in need of a veterinarian

October 2022

Canine brucellosis concerns and watch out for West Nile virus

September 2022

Low interest loans for HPAI-affected producers, plus monkeypox and pets

August 2022

Bringing a pet into Minnesota from an international location? Plus, swine producers needed for a quick survey

July 2022

June 2022

We’re looking for our next State Veterinarian

May 2022

HPAI updates and new Board officers elected

April 2022

Where is HPAI and how do you keep it away? Plus, the Swine Health Improvement Plan

March 2022

HPAI in the U.S. and free biosecurity lesson plans for ag teachers

February 2022

PIN tag shortages and what’s new at your clinic in 2022?

January 2022

Federal healthy dog importation and a fraud warning for licensed professionals

December 2021

No CWD in trace investigation and a One Health reminder

November 2021

What’s your best defense against disease? Plus a concurrent authority update

October 2021

A West Nile virus positive horse, and do you need an import permit?

September 2021

The latest in the Beltrami County CWD investigation plus biosecurity at the fair

August 2021

Free RFID tags, plus livestock indemnity assistance from the federal government

July 2021

Dog import ban announced, plus the threat of a parasitic worm to your herd

June 2021

We have a new member, plus some good guidance for upcoming equine events

May 2021

Veterinarians can administer COVID-19 vaccines to people, plus a new grant at the State Fair

April 2021

Protecting Minnesota’s horses with import requirements and tick season is upon us

March 2021

Sheep producer input requested, plus the latest on cattle disease traceability

February 2021

Getting ready for 2021 and researchers are looking for volunteers

January 2021

An avian influenza biosecurity reminder and the latest Board meeting recording is available

December 2020

Companion animals and SARS-CoV-2, plus an update on farmed Cervidae rulemaking

November 2020

Mosquitoes are still active; vaccinate your horses…and a CWD report is published

October 2020

New policy for dogs and cats imported from foreign countries and an update on the farmed cervid rulemaking process

September 2020

CWD test results for animal connected to Pine County case and a chance to comment on the Board’s farmed Cervidae rules

August 2020

Public comment period for FMD vaccine and Farm Bill funding opportunities

July 2020

Remote training opportunity available for disease sampling, plus a letter to poultry producers

June 2020

Tick season is upon us! Plus, we have answers to recent questions about Rabbit Hemorrhagic Disease

May 2020

New carcass disposal resource webpage and seasonal biosecurity reminders for poultry producers

April 2020

Updates on COVID-19 and new tick resources

March 2020

Application period opens for loan repayment program and a scrapie quarantine order

February 2020

Prepare to protect animal health with us in 2020!

January 2020

Discover where you can order metal NUES tags, and save the date for a spring webinar

December 2019

What’s happening with the official ID timeline? Are you authorized to collect CWD samples?

November 2019

Tag supplies are running low and Happy Handwashing Season

October 2019

We’re hiring and we have a big disease exercise at the end of the month

September 2019

Preparing for a foreign animal disease with a four day exercise and more noteworthy stories

August 2019

Do you know the signs of foreign animal diseases?

July 2019

Catch up on canine brucellosis and learn about exhibition veterinarians

June 2019

Take an hour to learn about ticks with an upcoming webinar

May 2019

Video series published and new forms accepted by our neighbors to the west

April 2019

2019 loan repayment opportunities and authorized CWD sample collector trainings

March 2019

Provide comments on a proposed rule change and read about an ASF detection in Asia

February 2019

Don’t fear our official forms, make them the norm with a little know-how this month!

January 2019

What is the veterinarian’s role in the opioid epidemic, and what’s new with avian influenza?

December 2018

What’s the latest on the low pathogenic avian influenza response?

November 2018

Workshops announced, and a reminder to stay away from suspicious skunks

October 2018

Antimicrobial plans, a new Board member and African Swine Fever

September 2018

Avoid needle sticks and properly dispose of sharps

August 2018

What is a secure supply plan and why should you participate?

July 2018

Dogs carrying the flu and a Salmonella outbreak advisory

June 2018

Learn the latest in animal health and earn CE credits

May 2018

What kinds of viruses can flies carry?

April 2018

Are we prepared for a foreign animal disease outbreak?

March 2018

Protect animals and each other with safer FACEs

February 2018

Seeking members for advisory task force

January 2018

How can you support farmers in stressful times?

December 2017

Serve on the Minnesota Board of Animal Health!

November 2017

Free tags discontinued and more stories

October 2017

Education and awareness opportunities aplenty!

September 2017

Salmonella warnings and World Rabies Day

August 2017

Delving into animal disease response and planning

July 2017

Do you prefer electronic or paper forms?

June 2017

Learn how to take a bite out of vet loans this month

May 2017

Do you need to attend any of these meetings?

April 2017

You’ll want to read this update from the Board

March 2017

Are you up to date with spring trainings?

February 2017

VFD: What does it mean to me?

January 2017

Where in the world is avian influenza?

December 2016

How can you repay veterinary student loans?

November 2016

New World Screwworm Found in the US

October 2016

New name approved for an influenza virus

September 2016

Watch out during the peak season of certain animal diseases

August 2016

What if an animal loses its official ID tag?

July 2016

Have you planned for an animal disease?

June 2016

Have you seen our Poultry Testing Lab’s renovation progress?

May 2016

Can the flu vaccine protect your flock? Protect your birds, protect yourself.

April 2016