Horse Health Info

Normal Health Certification (Health Certificate within 30 days plus current Coggins) applies

UNLESS you are from the states/counties listed below. If so, please note listed requirements:

Emergency Import Requirements as of 7/30/14

Livestock (equine, bovine, porcine, caprine, ovine, or cervidae) entering Oklahoma from a county where vesicular stomatitis has been diagnosed within the last 30 days or a county that contains a premise quarantined for vesicular stomatitis shall be accompanied by a Certificate of Veterinary Inspection (CVI) dated within five (5) days of entry containing the following statement: “All animals identified on this certificate have been examined and found to be free from signs of vesicular stomatitis and have not originated from a premise which is under quarantine for vesicular stomatitis.”

The CVI shall be completed by an accredited veterinarian from the state where vesicular stomatitis has been diagnosed and shall be obtained prior to each entry into Oklahoma.  This includes reentry of Oklahoma origin animals that have traveled to a state with vesicular stomatitis.


States with Vesicular Stomatitis:

State                               County                                      Effective Date

Colorado                          Boulder                                          7/21/14

El Paso                                         7/30/14

Larimer                                          7/30/14

Weld                                              7/17/14

Texas                               Bastrop                                          7/11/14

Guadalupe                                      7/21/14

Hildago                                           6/6/14

Jim Wells                                        7/8/14

San Patricio                                   6/17/14

Travis                                            7/11/14

Val Verde                                      7/30/14


States with Quarantines released for Vesicular Stomatitis:

Texas                               Kinney                           Quarantine Released 7/8/14

Nueces                          Quarantine Released 7/24/14


Colorado Texas Total
Cumulative Positive Premises Quarantined 28 35 63
Cumulative Counties with Positive Premises 4 9 13


Colorado Texas Total
Positive Equine Species 37 50 87
Positive Bovine Species 0 4 4
Positive Porcine Species 0 0 0
Positive Ovine Species 0 0 0
Positive Caprine Species 0 0 0
Positive Other Ruminants 0 0 0
Total Positive Animals 37 54 91