Animal Industries Division


Animal Industries Division

Tony Frazier, DVM
State Veterinarian
Director, Animal Industries
The Animal Industries Division, under the direction of Dr. Tony Frazier, State Veterinarian, is responsible for the administration of programs to prevent,  eradicate and control diseases of livestock and poultry, as well as assuring that all meat  and meat food products offered for sale to consumers are not adulterated, are wholesome, and are properly marked, labeled, and packaged.

 Other responsibilities include: assuring that all animals imported into Alabama are in  compliance with import requirements, administering the National Poultry Improvement Plan,  providing  diagnostic laboratories, and conducting epidemiological/investigation of disease  outbreaks of livestock and poultry.

The duties and responsibilities of this division are administered by three sections:Animal Health/Poultry, Meat Inspection, and Diagnostic Laboratories.
Exporting animals to another country, contact USDA/APHIS/VS at 334-551-2180

Exporting animals to another state, contact the State Veterinarian in the state of destination: 
List of State Veterinarians

Forms & Documents

DownloadFileDescriptionTypeSizeUploaded on
Download Poultry Premises RulesRules for poultry premisesDOC20.50 KB03 Mar, 2014
Download Biosecurity BasicsBiosecurity Basics for poultryDOC21.50 KB03 Mar, 2014
Download Avian_manualmanual for management of AI outbreakPDF41.57 KB03 Mar, 2014
Download Alert: Exotic Newcastle DiseaseUSDA Alert on Exotic Newcastle Disease (END)PDF708.29 KB03 Mar, 2014
Download Alerta: Enfermedad exotica de NewcastleUSDA alerta la enfermedad oxitica de Newcastle (END)PDF845.27 KB03 Mar, 2014
Download ScrapieTagOrderForm PDF2.28 MB31 Mar, 2014
Download Animal Traceability-Premises Registration Form PDF554.39 KB11 Apr, 2014
Download CWD Program PDF1.90 MB14 Apr, 2014
Download CWD Monitoring Program PDF1.90 MB23 Jan, 2015
Download Alabama Livestock Identification PDF364.43 KB31 Aug, 2015
Download And Justice for All PDF207.12 KB07 Jul, 2016
Download Livestock Market Inspection Report PDF540.02 KB07 Jul, 2016
Download Poultry Entry Requirements PDF291.02 KB13 Dec, 2016
Download VFD for Feed Distributors WMV104.71 MB25 Jan, 2017
Download Veterinary Feed Directive for Veterinarians WMV84.42 MB25 Jan, 2017
Download Veterinary Feed Directive - an Overview WMV91.50 MB25 Jan, 2017
Download Blank VFD Form PDF65.42 KB27 Jan, 2017
Download HPAIinfographic.with-image.9-17 PDF1.23 MB07 Mar, 2017
Download HPAI infographic 9-17 PDF1.23 MB07 Mar, 2017
Download Alabama BSE Case Fact Sheet PDF27.82 KB19 Jul, 2017

Division Contacts

State Veterinarian's Office Division
Phone: 334-240-7255 ext. 1
Fax: 334-240-7198

Animal Health
Phone: 334-240-7255 ext. 2
Fax: 334-240-7167

Poultry Unit
Phone: 334-240-6584
Fax: 334-240-7281

Scrapie Program
Phone: 334-240-7215
Fax: 334-240-7167

 Meat Inspection
Phone: 334-240-7255 ext. 5
Phone: 334-240-7210
Fax: 334-240-7167

1445 Federal Drive
Montgomery, AL 36107