2015 Spring Schedule
Montana State University Spring Rodeo, April 9-12
Dawson Community College Rodeo, April 24-26
University of Great Falls Rodeo, April 30-May 2
University of Montana Rodeo, May 8-10
College National Finals Rodeo, June 14-20
The NIRA National Office has received additional updates on animal transportation for the 2015 College National Finals Rodeo and all contestants and personnel entering the State of Wyoming with animals.
The following statement is from the Wyoming Livestock Board:
Any livestock (equine, bovine, porcine, caprine, ovine, or cervidae) entering Wyoming from a county where vesicular stomatitis has been diagnosed within the last fourteen (14) days or a county that contains a premises quarantined for vesicular stomatitis shall be accompanied by a certificate of veterinary inspection dated within fourteen 14) days of entry containing the following statement: "All animals identified on this certificate of veterinary inspection have been inspected and found to be free from clinical signs of vesicular stomatitis."
1. If you live in Grant or Otero County in New Mexico, you MUST have a health certificate for your horse(s) and/or goat(s) within 14 days of arrival in Wyoming.
2. If you live in Maricopa or Yavapai County in Arizona, you MUST have a health certificate for your horse(s) and/or goat(s) within 14 days of arrival in Wyoming.
3. All dogs entering the State of Wyoming must have health certificates within 30 days and current rabies vaccination certificate from their veterinarian.
4. All goats entering the State of Wyoming must have a health certificate and Scrapie ID Tags. Additionally, your veterinarian MUST contact the Wyoming State Livestock Board, (307) 777-7515, to get an Import Permit Number for the goat(s) entering the state.
5. All horses (not in the four counties noted above) entering the State of Wyoming must have health certificates dated within 30 days, and Coggins papers dated within 12 months.
Exhibition Cattle Requirements: (This includes bulls, steers and calves). All Cattle are required to have a Certificate of Veterinary Inspection an Import Permit Number and Official Individual ID listed on the health certificate. They are required to have a negative Tuberculosis test within the last 12 months. Also, cattle coming from New Mexico and Arizona are subject to the VS requirements listed above.
Mexican Origin Cattle: All Cattle are required to have a Certificate of Veterinary Inspection an Import Permit Number and Official Individual ID listed on the health certificate. They are required to have two negative Tuberculosis tests and M Branded right hip.
Also, the counties that are listed above are subject to change. Please visit the Wyoming Livestock Board “Rules and Regulations” page (Chapter 8): http://wlsb.state.wy.us/rules.htm for the most current updates.
Should you have questions concerning these requirements please contact the Wyoming Livestock Board at (307) 777-7515