The regulations below are not the official copy of Missouri State Regulations. To view the official regulations please see the Secretary of State’s website at http://s1.sos.mo.gov/cmsimages/adrules/csr/current/2csr/2c30-2.pdf.

If you have any questions about entry requirements please call the Division of Animal Health at (573) 751-4359.

2 CSR 30-2.040 Animal Health Requirements for Exhibition

PURPOSE: This rule revises and clarifies Missouri’s regulations on intrastate and interstate requirements for exhibition.

  1. Certificate of Veterinary Inspection.
    1. The term Certificate of Veterinary Inspection (including paper copy of an electronic Certificate of Veterinary Inspection) means an official document signed by an accredited, licensed veterinarian. The official Certificate of Veterinary Inspection shall state that the animals are free of visible signs of contagious, infectious, or communicable disease, describe the animal(s) by species, breed, sex, and age. In addition to the individual animal identification(s), the Certificate of Veterinary Inspection shall reflect all data for required tests and vaccinations, all dates, results, and the name of the laboratory. All breed-specific data requirements for the Certificate of Veterinary Inspection are located in the subsection relating to that breed.
    2. Animals with active lesions of ringworm with resulting loss of hair or warts easily visible without close examination will not be permitted to exhibit and shall be subject to isolation or expulsion depending upon the nature and seriousness of the disease.
    3. Scheduled breed association sales with shows in conjunction with the sales will employ accredited veterinarians other than state regulatory personnel for processing animals and Certificate of Veterinary Inspections for change of ownership.
  2. The following listed minimal health and testing requirements on livestock are for exhibition only and do not qualify livestock to be sold or moved to a new owner or destination.
    1. Exhibition Requirements for Cattle, Bison, and Exotic Bovids.
      1. Intrastate (Missouri origin cattle and bison moving for exhibition only).
        1. No Certificate of Veterinary Inspection is required.
        2. Brucellosis—no test is required.
        3. Tuberculosis—no test is required.
      2. Interstate (cattle, bison, and exotic bovids entering Missouri for exhibition only).
        1. All animals must be individually identified by an official eartag as defined in Title 9, Code of Federal Regulations, Part 71, published annually in January, herein incorporated by reference and made a part of this rule, as published by the United States Superintendent of Documents, 732 N Capital Street NW, Washington, DC 20402-0001, phone: toll free (866) 512-1800, DC area (202) 512-1800, website: http://bookstore.gpo.gov, registration tattoo, or any other means approved by the state veterinarian and listed on the Certificate of Veterinary Inspection. This rule does not incorporate any subsequent amendments or additions.
        2. Brucellosis.
          1. Cattle from brucellosis-free states.
            1. All sexually intact cattle may enter without a brucellosis test.
            2. Steers. No brucellosis test required but must be individually identified and listed on a Certificate of Veterinary Inspection.
          2. Sexually intact cattle from brucellosis Class A states. All test-eligible animals must be tested and negative within thirty (30) days prior to entry except—
            1. Cattle from a certified brucellosis-free herd. The certified herd number and the date of the last test must be listed on the Certificate of Veterinary Inspection;
            2. Steers. No brucellosis test required but must be individually identified and listed on a Certificate of Veterinary Inspection; and
            3. Rodeo bulls from a Class A state must have a negative brucellosis test within twelve (12) months prior to exhibition.
        3. Tuberculosis.
          1. Dairy—all classes of dairy cattle, two (2) months of age and older, entering Missouri for exhibition must meet the following requirements:
            1. Must obtain an entry permit;
            2. Must have a negative tuberculosis test within sixty (60) days of shipment, test date must be listed on the Certificate of Veterinary Inspection; or
            3. Move from an accredited tuberculosis-free herd (herd test date must be listed on the Certificate of Veterinary Inspection); or
            4. Move directly from a herd of origin that has had one (1) complete negative herd test within one (1) year (date of test must be listed on the Certificate of Veterinary Inspection).
          2. Beef—all classes of beef cattle (including exotic bovids and bison), two (2) months of age and older, entering Missouri for exhibition must meet the following requirements:
            1. All classes of beef cattle, two (2) months of age and older, entering Missouri for exhibition from a state having a tuberculosis-free status may enter without additional testing requirements or entry permit;
            2. All classes of beef cattle, two (2) months of age and older, entering Missouri for exhibition from a state having a tuberculosis status less than free must meet the following requirements:
              1. Must obtain an entry permit;
              2. Must have a negative tuberculosis test within sixty (60) days of shipment, test date must be listed on the Certificate of Veterinary Inspection; or
              3. Move from an accredited tuberculosis-free herd (herd test date must be listed on the Certificate of Veterinary Inspection); or
              4. Move directly from a herd of origin that has had one (1) complete negative herd test within one (1) year (date of test must be listed on the Certificate of Veterinary Inspection).
          3. Rodeo Livestock.
            1. Rodeo livestock, eighteen (18) months of age and older, must be tested negative for tuberculosis every twelve (12) months and obtain an entry permit prior to entering Missouri.
            2. No sexually intact rodeo stock from Mexico will be permitted to enter Missouri without a current tuberculosis test.
    2. Exhibition Requirements for Swine (exhibition of feral swine is prohibited).
      1. Intrastate (Missouri origin swine moving for exhibition only).
        1. All swine to be exhibited must be free of clinical signs of infectious or contagious disease.
        2. No Certificate of Veterinary Inspection is required.
        3. Brucellosis. No test is required.
        4. Pseudorabies. No test is required.
      2. Interstate (swine entering Missouri for exhibition only).
        1. All swine must be individually identified by official eartag as defined in Title 9, Code of Federal Regulations, Part 71, published annually in January, herein incorporated by reference and made a part of this rule, as published by the United States Superintendent of Documents, 732 N Capital Street NW, Washington, DC 20402-0001, phone: toll free (866) 512-1800, DC area (202) 512-1800, website: http://bookstore.gpo.gov, ear notch, tattoo, or any other means of permanent identification approved by the state veterinarian and be individually listed on a Certificate of Veterinary Inspection and free of clinical signs of infectious or contagious disease. This rule does not incorporate any subsequent amendments or additions. An entry permit is required.
        2. Brucellosis.
          1. Swine originating from brucellosis-free states may exhibit without a brucellosis test.
          2. Swine originating from a state having a brucellosis status less than free must be tested negative within sixty (60) days prior to exhibition except breeding swine from a validated brucellosis-free herd. The validated herd number and date of last validating test must be listed on the Certificate of Veterinary Inspection.
        3. Pseudorabies.
          1. Swine originating from a state classified as Stage V in the National Pseudorabies (PRV) Eradication Plan may exhibit without a pseudorabies test.
          2. All other swine must be tested negative within sixty (60) days prior to exhibition except swine from a qualified pseudorabies-free herd. The qualified herd number and date of the last qualifying test must be listed on the Certificate of Veterinary Inspection.
    3. Exhibition Requirements for Equine (including exotic equine, donkeys, asses, burros, and zebras).
      1. Intrastate (Missouri origin horses and other equidae moving for exhibition).
        1. Equidae must be free of clinical signs of an infectious or contagious disease. Any equidae showing signs of infectious or contagious disease at an exhibition shall be excused by the official inspecting veterinarian. When an official inspecting veterinarian is present, all equidae will be subject to daily inspection.
        2. A Certificate of Veterinary Inspection is not required.
        3. All equidae (except nursing foals accompanied by their dams) must be accompanied by a current VS Form 10-11 or any officially recognized federal/state Equine Infectious Anemia (EIA) test chart showing test date within twelve (12) months prior to exhibition for each animal, the name of the EIA accredited testing laboratory and the test accession number assigned by the laboratory, the graphic description of all markings needed for identification, or microchip, or legible tattoo, or unique registered brand or imprinted photograph on any officially recognized federal/state EIA test chart. A certified photocopy or certified facsimile of the VS Form 10-11 or any officially recognized federal/state EIA test chart may be accepted for the purpose of exhibition.
          1. A certified photocopy is one obtained from the testing veterinarian or accredited testing laboratory bearing seal or signature in the lower right-hand corner along with the date of certification of photocopy in some ink other than black.
          2. A certified facsimile may be obtained only from the testing veterinarian or accredited testing laboratory and must bear the facsimile imprint of the originating facility clearly across the top of the page. It must also bear the date of facsimile either along the top or in the lower right-hand corner.
          3. Alteration or substitution of any information on any VS Form 10-11 or any officially recognized federal/state EIA test chart, including certified photocopies, certified facsimiles, or Certificate of Veterinary Inspections, shall cause the document to be invalid and in violation of sections 267.010 to 267.730, RSMo, and may result in civil penalties not to exceed ten thousand dollars ($10,000) per violation and subject to expulsion.
      2. Interstate (including exotic equine, donkeys, asses, burros, and zebras).
        1. Equidae must be free of clinical signs of an infectious or contagious disease. Any equidae showing signs of infectious or contagious diseases at an exhibition shall be excused by the official inspecting veterinarian. When an official inspecting veterinarian is present, all equidae will be subject to daily inspection.
        2. A Certificate of Veterinary Inspection is required on all equidae (except nursing foals accompanied by their dams) showing identification and description of equidae listed and negative test results of an official EIA test, showing test date within twelve (12) months prior to exhibition for each animal, and the name of the EIA-accredited testing laboratory and the test accession number assigned by the laboratory. All equidae entering without an official Certificate of Veterinary Inspection and/or EIA test shall be excused from the show until proper documentation and test are available.
        3. All equidae (except nursing foals accompanied by their dams) must be accompanied by a current VS Form 10-11 or any officially recognized federal/state Equine Infectious Anemia (EIA) test chart showing test date within twelve (12) months prior to exhibition for each animal, the name of the EIA accredited testing laboratory and the test accession number assigned by the laboratory, the graphic description of all markings needed for identification or microchip, or legible tattoo, or unique registered brand or imprinted photograph on any officially recognized federal/state EIA test chart. A certified photocopy or certified facsimile of the VS Form 10-11 or any officially recognized fed-eral/state EIA test chart may be accepted for the purpose of exhibition.
          1. A certified photocopy is one obtained from the testing veterinarian or accredited testing laboratory bearing seal or signature in the lower right-hand corner along with the date of certification of photocopy in some ink color other than black.
          2. A certified facsimile may be obtained only from the testing veterinarian or accredited testing laboratory and must bear the facsimile imprint of the originating facility clearly across the top of the page. It must also bear the date of the facsimile either along the top or in the lower right-hand corner.
          3. Alteration or substitution of any information on any VS Form 10-11 or any officially recognized federal/state EIA test chart, including certified photocopies, certified facsimiles, or Certificate of Veterinary Inspection, shall cause the document to be invalid and in violation of sections 267.010 to 267.730, RSMo, and may result in civil penalties not to exceed ten thousand dollars ($10,000) per violation and subject to expulsion.
        4. A six (6)-month passport from states with which there is a reciprocal agreement will be accepted in lieu of a Certificate of Veterinary Inspection. These passports must have proof of a negative EIA test within thirty (30) days of the date of application of the passport and permanent identification for each horse recorded on the passport and the VS Form 10-11 or any officially recognized federal/state EIA test chart, along with other identifying characteristics. In the event of confirmed vesicular stomatitis in any of the states with which reciprocal agreements exist, use of the six (6)-month passport will be suspended by the state veterinarian of Missouri.
        5. Venezuelan Equidae Encepha-lomyelitis (VEE) vaccination and entry permit is required prior to entry on equidae originating from states in which VEE has been diagnosed within the preceding twelve (12) months.
        6. Any equidae from a premise under quarantine for vesicular stomatitis shall obtain an entry permit and must include the statement on the Certificate of Veterinary Inspection that “the equidae listed have not been exposed to vesicular stomatitis within the past thirty (30) days.”
        7. The board, organization, or manager of each assembly or event is responsible for certifying that all equidae admitted or participating meet the regulations in this section and shall not admit or allow participation of equidae not so certified. Untested equidae shall not be allowed to congregate with other equidae. The owner of each animal shall comply with requirements under sections 267.010 to 267.730, RSMo, and may be assessed civil penalties not to exceed ten thousand dollars ($10,000) for each violation.
    4. Exhibition Requirements for Sheep (including exotic sheep and antelope).
      1. Intrastate (Missouri origin sheep (including exotic sheep and antelope) moving for exhibition).
        1. All sheep (including exotic sheep and antelope), regardless of age or gender, must be free of clinical signs of an infectious or contagious disease.
        2. All sheep (including exotic sheep and antelope), regardless of age or gender, must be individually identified by an official scrapie identification as defined in Title 9, Code of Federal Regulations, Part 79, published annually in January, herein incorporated by reference and made a part of this rule, as published by the United States Superintendent of Documents, 732 N Capital Street NW, Washington, DC 20402-0001, phone: toll free (866) 512-1800, DC area (202) 512-1800, website: http://bookstore.gpo.gov, or any other means of permanent identification approved by the state veterinarian identifying them to the flock-of-origin and be listed on a Certificate of Veterinary Inspection. This rule does not incorporate any subsequent amendments or additions.
        3. No tests are required.
        4. Scabies.
          1. Sheep from a scabies-quarantined area must be dipped or treated by an officially approved method within ten (10) days prior to exhibition.
      2. Interstate (sheep (including exotic sheep and antelope) entering Missouri for exhibition only).
        1. All sheep (including exotic sheep and antelope), regardless of age or gender, must be free of clinical signs of an infectious or contagious disease.
        2. All sheep (including exotic sheep and antelope), regardless of age or gender, must be individually identified by an official scrapie identification as defined in Title 9, Code of Federal Regulations, Part 79, published annually in January, herein incorporated by reference and made a part of this rule, as published by the United States Superintendent of Documents, 732 N Capital Street NW, Washington, DC 20402-0001, phone: toll free (866) 512-1800, DC area (202) 512-1800, website: http://bookstore.gpo.gov, or any other means of permanent identification approved by the state veterinarian identifying them to the flock-of-origin and be listed on a Certificate of Veterinary Inspection. This rule does not incorporate any subsequent amendments or additions.
        3. No tests or entry permit is required.
        4. Scabies.
          1. Sheep (including exotic sheep and antelope) from a scabies-quarantined area must be dipped or treated by an officially approved method within ten (10) days prior to exhibition.
          2. A permit number must be obtained and recorded on a Certificate of Veterinary Inspection if the sheep (including exotic sheep and antelope) are from a scabies-quarantined area.
    5. Exhibition Requirements for Goats (including exotic goats).
      1. Intrastate (Missouri origin goats (including exotic goats) moving for exhibition only).
        1. All goats (including exotic goats), regardless of age or gender, must be free of clinical signs of an infectious or contagious disease.
        2. All goats (including exotic goats), regardless of age or gender, must be individually identified by an official scrapie identification as defined in Title 9, Code of Federal Regulations, Part 79, published annually in January, herein incorporated by reference and made a part of this rule, as published by the United States Superintendent of Documents, 732 N Capital Street NW, Washington, DC 20402-0001, phone: toll free (866) 512-1800, DC area (202) 512-1800, website: http://bookstore.gpo.gov, or any other means of permanent identification approved by the state veterinarian identifying them to the herd-of-origin and be listed on a Certificate of Veterinary Inspection. This rule does not incorporate any subsequent amendments or additions.
        3. No test is required.
      2. Interstate (goats including exotic goats entering Missouri for exhibition only).
        1. All goats (including exotic goats) must be free of clinical signs of an infectious or contagious disease.
        2. All goats (including exotic goats), regardless of age or gender, must be individually identified by an official scrapie identification as defined in Title 9, Code of Federal Regulations, Part 79, published annually in January, herein incorporated by reference and made a part of this rule, as published by the United States Superintendent of Documents, 732 N Capital Street NW, Washington, DC 20402-0001, phone: toll free (866) 512-1800, DC area (202) 512-1800, website: http://bookstore.gpo.gov, or any other means of permanent identification approved by the state veterinarian identifying them to the herd-of-origin and be listed on a Certificate of Veterinary Inspection. This rule does not incorporate any subsequent amendments or additions.
        3. No tests or entry permits are required.
    6. Exhibition Requirements for Poultry.
      1. Intrastate (Missouri origin poultry moving for exhibition).
        1. All poultry must be free of clinical signs of any infectious or contagious disease.
        2. No Certificate of Veterinary Inspection is required.
        3. Pullorum-typhoid. All poultry exhibited (except Missouri origin waterfowl) shall be tested negative for pullorum-typhoid within ninety (90) days prior to exhibition or equivalent program in which the flock has been tested within the past twelve (12) months with no change of ownership. This information shall be documented on a VS Form 9-2 (see 2 CSR 30-8.020) or similar certificate which shall accompany the poultry to the exhibition and shall be made available on request.
      2. Interstate (poultry entering Missouri for exhibition only).
        1. All poultry must be free of clinical signs of any infectious or contagious disease.
        2. A Certificate of Veterinary Inspection, VS Form 9-2 or similar certificate is required.
        3. Pullorum-typhoid test. All poultry exhibited shall be tested negative for pullorum-typhoid within ninety (90) days prior to exhibition or originate from a flock approved by the National Poultry Improvement Plan (NPIP) or an equivalent program in which the flock has been tested within the past twelve (12) months with no change of ownership. This information shall be documented on a Certificate of Veterinary Inspection, a VS Form 9-2 (see 2 CSR 30-8.020) or similar certificate which shall accompany the poultry to exhibition and shall be made available on request.
        4. An entry permit is required.
      3. Requirements for sponsoring exhibitions for poultry.
        1. An official representing the person or organization sponsoring the exhibition shall notify the state veterinarian no later than thirty (30) days prior to the exhibition giving the names, place, inclusive dates and times of the event.
        2. Record keeping. The sponsor of the exhibition shall compile a list of all poultry present at the exhibition. The list shall contain the name and address or voluntary premises identification number of each owner and the number, species, breed, variety, type, sex, and pullorum-typhoid status of all poultry present. A copy of this list shall be retained by the sponsor of the exhibition for at least twelve (12) months and shall be made available upon request to a representative of the department.
        3. Inspection. Poultry must be free of clinical signs of an infectious or contagious disease. Any poultry showing signs of infectious or contagious disease at an exhibition may be excused by an official veterinarian or department representative.
        4. Pullorum-typhoid status. All poultry (except Missouri origin waterfowl) exhibited shall be tested negative for pullorum-typhoid within the past ninety (90) days or originate from a flock approved by the National Poultry Improvement Plan (NPIP) or equivalent program in which the flock has been tested within the past twelve (12) months with no change of ownership. This information shall be documented on a VS Form 9-2 (see 2 CSR 30-8.020) or similar certificate which shall be made available on request.
    7. Exhibition Requirements for Captive Cervids.
      1. Intrastate (Missouri origin captive cervids moving for exhibition).
        1. All captive cervids must be accompanied by a Certificate of Veterinary Inspection and individually identified by official eartag as defined in Title 9, Code of Federal Regulations, Part 71, published annually in January, herein incorporated by reference and made a part of this rule as published by the United States Superintendent of Documents, 732 N Capital Street NW, Washington, DC 20402-0001, phone: toll free (866) 512-1800, DC area (202) 512-1800, website: http://bookstore.gpo.gov, or any other means of permanent identification approved by the state veterinarian and must not comingle with other animals. This rule does not incorporate any subsequent amendments or additions.
      2. Interstate (captive cervids entering Missouri for exhibition only).
        1. All captive cervids must be accompanied by a Certificate of Veterinary Inspection and individually identified by official eartag as defined in Title 9, Code of Federal Regulations, Part 71, published annually in January, herein incorporated by reference and made a part of this rule as published by the United States Superintendent of Documents, 732 N Capital Street NW, Washington, DC 20402-0001, phone: toll free (866) 512-1800, DC area (202) 512-1800, website: http://bookstore.gpo.gov, or any other means of permanent identification approved by the state veterinarian and must not comingle with other animals. This rule does not incorporate any subsequent amendments or additions.
        2. Brucellosis Requirements.
          1. All sexually intact animals six (6) months of age and older must test negative for brucellosis within ninety (90) days prior to exhibition except—
            1. Captive cervids that originate from a brucellosis-free herd. The herd number and the date of the last herd test must be listed on the Certificate of Veterinary Inspection; and
            2. Captive cervids that originate from a brucellosis-monitored herd. The herd number and the date of the last herd test must be listed on the Certificate of Veterinary Inspection.
        3. Tuberculosis.
          1. Captive cervids, less than six (6) months of age, not known to be affected or exposed to tuberculosis and not in a status herd must have one (1) negative tuberculosis test, using the single cervical method, within ninety (90) days prior to entering Missouri. The negative test date must be listed on the Certificate of Veterinary Inspection. Captive cervids must have been isolated from other captive cervids during the testing period.
          2. Captive cervids, six (6) months of age and older, not known to be affected with or exposed to tuberculosis and not in a status herd must have two (2) negative tuberculosis tests, not less than ninety (90) days apart, using the single cervical method prior to exhibition. The second test must be within ninety (90) days prior to exhibition. Both negative test dates must be listed on the Certificate of Veterinary Inspection. Captive cervids must have been isolated from other captive cervids during the testing period.
          3. Movement from tuberculosis status herds.
            1. Accredited herd—captive cerivds originating from an accredited tuberculosis-free cervid herd may enter on herd status without additional testing provided the accredited herd number and current test date is listed on the Certificate of Veterinary Inspection.
            2. Qualified herd—captive cervids originating from a qualified herd must have one (1) negative tuberculosis test, using the single cervical method, within ninety (90) days prior to the date of exhibition.
            3. Monitored herd—captive cervids originating from a monitored herd must have one (1) negative tuberculosis test, using the single cervical method, within ninety (90) days prior to the date of movement.
            4. Captive cervids less than twelve (12) months of age that originate from and were born in a status herd may be moved without further testing provided that they have not been exposed to captive cervids from a lower status herd.
        4. Chronic wasting disease. All captive cervids must be enrolled in an approved surveillance program by the state of origin for five (5) years.
        5. An entry permit is required.
    8. Exhibition Requirements for Alpacas, Camels, and Llamas.
      1. Intrastate (Missouri origin alpacas, camels, llamas, and others of that group moving for exhibition).
        1. All alpacas, camels, llamas, and others of that group must be free of clinical signs of infectious or contagious disease.
      2. Interstate (alpacas, camels, llamas, and others of that group entering Missouri for exhibition only).
        1. All alpacas, camels, llamas, and others of that group must be free of clinical signs of infectious or contagious diseases.
        2. All alpacas, camels, and llamas and others of that group must be accompanied by an official Certificate of Veterinary Inspection showing an individual listing of the common name(s) of the animal(s) such as sex, age, weight, coloration, and the official eartag as defined in Title 9, Code of Federal Regulations, Part 71, published annually in January, herein incorporated by reference and made a part of this rule, as published by the United States Superintendent of Documents, 732 N Capital Street NW, Washington, DC 20402-0001, phone: toll free (866) 512-1800, DC area (202) 512-1800, website: http://bookstore.gpo.gov, microchip, tattoo, or any other means of permanent identification approved by the state veterinarian. This rule does not incorporate any subsequent amendments or additions.
        3. No test is required.
        4. No permit is required.
    9. Exhibition Requirements for Dogs and Cats.
      1. Intrastate (Missouri origin dogs and cats moving for exhibition).
        1. Dogs and cats must be free of clinical signs of infectious or contagious disease.
        2. No Certificate of Veterinary Inspection is required.
        3. Dogs and cats, four (4) months of age and older, must be vaccinated for rabies by one (1) of the methods and within the time period published in the current Compendium of Animal Rabies Vaccines by the National Association of State Public Health Veterinarians, Inc., incorporated by reference and made a part of this rule, as published by the United States Superintendent of Documents, 732 N Capital Street NW, Washington, DC 20402-0001, phone: toll free (866) 512-1800, DC area (202) 512-1800, website: http://bookstore.gpo.gov. This rule does not incorporate any subsequent amendments or additions.
      2. Interstate (dogs and cats entering Missouri for exhibition only).
        1. Dogs and cats must be free of clinical signs of infectious or contagious disease.
        2. A Certificate of Veterinary Inspection is required.
        3. All dogs and cats, four (4) months of age and older, must be vaccinated for rabies by one (1) of the methods and within the time period published in the current Compendium of Animal Rabies Vaccines by the National Association of State Public Health Veterinarians, Inc., incorporated by reference and made a part of this rule, as published by the United States Superintendent of Documents, 732 N Capital Street NW, Washington, DC 20402-0001, phone: toll free (866) 512-1800, DC area (202) 512-1800, website: http://bookstore.gpo.gov. This rule does not incorporate any subsequent amendments or additions.
        4. No entry permit is required.
    10. Exhibition Requirements for Miscellaneous and Exotic Animals.
      1. Intrastate (Missouri origin miscellaneous and exotic animals moving for exhibition).
        1. Miscellaneous and exotic animals must be free of clinical signs of any infectious or contagious disease.
        2. A Certificate of Veterinary Inspection is required showing an individual listing of the common name(s) of the animal(s), appropriate descriptions of animal(s) such as sex, age, weight, coloration, and individually identified as defined in Title 9, Code of Federal Regulations, Part 71, published annually in January, herein incorporated by reference and made a part of this rule, as published by the United States Superintendent of Documents, 732 N Capital Street NW, Washington, DC 20402-0001, phone: toll free (866) 512-1800, DC area (202) 512-1800, website: http://bookstore.gpo.gov, or any other means approved by the state veterinarian and listed on the Certificate of Veterinary Inspection. This rule does not incorporate any subsequent amendments or additions.
        3. Elephants (Asiatic, African) must be tested negative for tuberculosis within one (1) year prior to exhibition.
        4. Ratites (including but not limited to ostrich, rheas, and emus) must be veterinarian inspected and individually identified as defined in Title 9, Code of Federal Regulations, Part 71, published annually in January, herein incorporated by reference and made a part of this rule, as published by the United States Superintendent of Documents, 732 N Capital Street NW, Washington, DC 20402-0001, phone: toll free (866) 512-1800, DC area (202) 512-1800, website: http://bookstore.gpo.gov, by leg band, microchip, wing band, legible tattoo, or any other means approved by the state veterinarian and listed on the Certificate of Veterinary Inspection. This rule does not incorporate any subsequent amendments or additions. No test is required.
        5. No tests are required for animals moving between publicly-owned American Zoological and Aquariums (AZA)-accredited zoos, except cervids moving between publicly-owned American Zoological and Aquariums (AZA)-accredited zoos must meet the chronic wasting disease monitoring requirements as outlined in subparagraph (2)(G)2.D.
      2. Interstate (miscellaneous and exotic animals entering Missouri for exhibition only).
        1. All miscellaneous and exotic animals must be free of clinical signs of any infectious or contagious disease.
        2. A Certificate of Veterinary Inspection is required showing an individual listing of the common name(s) of the animal(s) and appropriate descriptions of animal(s) such as sex, age, weight, coloration, and must be individually identified as defined in Title 9, Code of Federal Regulations, Part 71, published annually in January, herein incorporated by reference and made a part of this rule, as published by the United States Superintendent of Documents, 732 N Capital Street NW, Washington, DC 20402-0001, phone: toll free (866) 512-1800, DC area (202) 512-1800, website: http://bookstore.gpo.gov, or any other means approved by the state veterinarian and listed on the Certificate of Veterinary Inspection. This rule does not incorporate any subsequent amendments or additions.
        3. Elephants (Asiatic, African) must be tested negative for tuberculosis within one (1) year prior to exhibition.
        4. Ratites (including but not limited to ostrich, rheas, and emus) must be veterinarian inspected and individually identified as defined in Title 9, Code of Federal Regulations, Part 71, published annually in January, herein incorporated by reference and made a part of this rule, as published by the United States Superintendent of Documents, 732 N Capital Street NW, Washington, DC 20402-0001, phone: toll free (866) 512-1800, DC area (202) 512-1800, website: http://bookstore.gpo.gov, by leg band, microchip, wing band, legible tattoo, or any other means approved by the state veterinarian and listed on the Certificate of Veterinary Inspection. This rule does not incorporate any subsequent amendments or additions. No test is required.
        5. Importation of skunks and raccoons into Missouri is prohibited by the Missouri Wildlife Code (3 CSR 10-9).
        6. No tests are required for animals moving between publicly-owned American Zoological and Aquariums (AZA)-accredited zoos but must be accompanied by a Certificate of Veterinary Inspection. Cervids moving between publicly-owned American Zoological and Aquariums (AZA)-accredited zoos must meet the chronic wasting disease monitoring requirements as outlined in subparagraph (2)(G)2.D. An entry permit is required on all animals moving between publicly-owned American Zoos and Aquariums (AZA)-accredited zoos.