Protecting the health and safety of livestock and other animals
Help ensure Louisiana raises, transports, and processes animals in ways that are healthy, safe, and secure.
Buying and selling livestockLearn about livestock auctions and review livestock reports
Transporting livestockMove animals into and out of Louisiana safely and legally with health certificates, Coggins and equine piroplasmosis tests, and other requirements
Animal branding and tattoosEnsure you're identified as your animals' owner if they get lost or stolen
Bees and beekeepingSafely manage bee colonies and hives in Louisiana
Meat and poultryLearn about safe and humane meat processing through approved plants, inspections, and registration for meat and poultry handlers
File a complaint or report a violationReport animal, agriculture, forestry, or consumer concerns
Livestock Brand Commission to host saddle microchipping event at Louisiana State Fair
Thursday, November 9, from 10 A.M. to 2 P.M.
PUBLIC NOTICE - Hunting season variances granted
Commissioner Strain OKs September harvesting of farmed white-tailed deer at three locations