On Tuesday, March 16th, the Montana Department of Livestock (MDOL) received confirmation of the first case of terrestrial (non-bat) rabies in the state in 2021.
As part of the multi-year Targeted Elk Brucellosis Surveillance Project, Montana Fish, Wildlife & Parks staff conducted elk capture operations in both the Ashland area southwest of Broadus and in the Horseshoe Hills north of Belgrade.
On February 5, 2021, the Montana Department of Livestock (DOL) received notification that four rabbits in Yellowstone County tested positive for Rabbit Hemorrhagic Disease (RHD).
The Montana Department of Livestock (DOL) continues to prepare for a foreign animal disease (FAD) introduction into the state.
On November 19 the Montana Department of Livestock received notification that a single game farm animal in Flathead County was confirmed positive for Chronic Wasting Disease (CWD).
Attendees will learn about zoonotic implications of bovine tuberculosis in a virtual conference format.
EXECUTIVE ORDER DECLARING THAT THE CURRENT FIRE CONDITIONS ARE CAUSING AN EMERGENCY TO EXIST STATEWIDE IN THE STATE OF MONTANA
The Montana Department of Livestock (DOL) is asking Montanans to follow all animal import requirements to help protect the health of the state’s livestock industries.
The Department of Livestock (DOL) is asking Montanans to be aware that a highly contagious and fatal viral disease of rabbits has been identified in multiple states.
As Montanans are turning to locally sourced food in the face of possible disruptions caused by the COVID-19 virus, the Montana Department of Livestock cautions the public against consumption of raw (unpasteurized) milk and raw milk products.
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