The following are reportable diseases that must be reported to state (573) 751-3377 or federal (573) 636-3116 officials within 24 hours of suspicion or diagnosis:

Aquaculture (Fish)

  • Infectious salmon anemia
  • Spring viremia of carp

Avian (Poultry, chickens, turkeys & birds)

Bovine (Cattle & Bison)

  • Anthrax
  • Bluetongue
  • Bovine babesiosis (Texas fever, piroplasmosis)
  • Bovine spongiform encephalopathy (BSE)
  • Brucellosis
  • Contagious bovine pleuropneumonia
  • Foot-and-mouth disease
  • Heartwater
  • Pseudorabies
  • Rift valley fever
  • Rinderpest (cattle plague)
  • Screwworm
  • Tuberculosis
  • Trichomoniasis
  • Vesicular stomatitis

Canine (Dogs) - Feline (Cats)

  • Rabies

Caprine (Goat) - Ovine (Sheep)

  • Brucellosis caused by Brucella meletensis and B. ovis
  • Foot-and-mouth disease
  • Goat and sheep pox
  • Heartwater
  • Peste des petits ruminants (kata)
  • Rift Valley fever
  • Scabies
  • Scrapie
  • Screwworm
  • Tuberculosis
  • Vesicular stomatitis

Equine (Horses)

  • African Horse sickness
  • Babesiosis (piroplasmosis)
  • Contagious equine metritis
  • Dourine (equine trypanosomiasis)
  • Eastern equine encephalomyelitis
  • Equine infectious anemia (EIA)
  • Equine piroplasmosis
  • Equine rhinopneumonitis
  • Equine viral arteritis
  • Glanders
  • Venezuelan equine encephalomyelitis
  • Vesicular Stomatitis
  • Western equine encephalomyelitis

All Species

  • Anthrax
  • Brucellosis
  • Pseudorabies
  • Rabies
  • Screwworm
  • Tuberculosis
  • Vesicular stomatitis

Porcine (Swine, pigs & feral swine)

  • African swine fever
  • Brucellosis
  • Classical swine fever (Hog cholera)
  • Foot-and-mouth disease
  • Pseudorabies
  • Swine vesicular disease
  • Vesicular stomatitis

Cervidae (Elk & deer)

  • Chronic Wasting Disease (CWD)
  • Foot-and-mouth disease
  • Tuberculosis

Communicable Diseases

The following must be reported to the Missouri Department of Health at (573) 751-6113 within 24 hours of suspicion or diagnosis:

  • Rabies

For further information, contact the Division of Animal Health at (573) 751-3377, or e-mail us at Animal.Health@mda.mo.gov. To view a complete list of reportable diseases please visit www.aphis.usda.gov/vs/nahss/disease_status.htm.