Kentucky Proud

Poultry/Ratites

Import requirements

 

For answers to our most Frequently Asked Questions regarding Kentucky Poultry Restrictions,

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NPIP APPROVED FLOCK:

  • Official ID required (i.e. leg band, wing band)
  • Accompanied by form VS 9-3
  • H5/H7 Avian Influenza Clean status or negative H5/H7 Avian Influenza test within 30 days
  • See SPECIAL NOTES below and comply if applicable

     

    NON-NPIP FLOCK:

  • Salmonella Pullorum test within 30 days prior to entry
  • Negative H5/H7 Avian Influenza test within 30 days prior to entry

  • Official ID required (i.e. leg band, wing band)
  • Certificate of Veterinary Inspection (CVI) issued by an accredited veterinarian within 30 days prior to entry
  • See SPECIAL NOTES below and comply if applicable

     

    SPECIAL NOTES:

  • States affected with AVIAN INFLUENZA (LPAI & HPAI) should call the Kentucky State Veterinarian's Office at 502-782-5901
  • States affected with Exotic Newcastle Disease (END) must get prior permission from State Veterinarian by calling 502-782-5901
  • Additionally, contact the Kentucky Department of Fish & Wildlife Resources for entry permit regarding entry of game birds and waterfowl at 800-858-1549.

 

Office of State Veterinarian

    Additional Contacts:

  • KDA State Veterinarian: 502-782-5901
  • KDA State Veterinarian Fax: 502-573-1020