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Notifiable Livestock Diseases

In general, notifiable diseases are those that require monitoring for trade purposes, or to detect or understand their presence in Saskatchewan. In some cases, no actions will be taken; in others, some additional investigation may be required. Response programs are currently limited to the Provincial Anthrax and Rabies Response Programs, and the Porcine Epidemic Diarrhea Surveillance and Response Program. In addition, Chronic Wasting Disease is a designated disease under The Diseases of Domestic Game Farm Animals Regulations.

Provincial Notifiable Animal Disease List

Any operator of a laboratory, licensed veterinarians and such other persons who knows, or ought to know, that a notifiable disease is confirmed to be present in an animal must report:

  • Anthrax
  • Bovine Anaplasmosis
  • Chronic Wasting Disease
  • Equine Herpes Virus
  • Infectious Laryngotracheitis
  • Lyme Disease
  • Malignant Catarrhal Fever
  • Porcine Epidemic Diarrhea
  • Q Fever
  • Rabies
  • Salmonella Enteritidis
  • Swine Delta Coronavirus
  • Swine Influenza
  • Transmissible Gastroenteritis
  • West Nile Virus

Report a case

Laboratory-confirmed cases of these diseases must be reported within 24 hours of confirmation.

Chief Veterinary Officer
Email: Dr. Betty Althouse

Phone: 306-787-5547 or 306-798-0253
Fax at 306-798-0096

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