Llamas or alpacas imported into Ohio shall:
(A) Be accompanied by a certificate of veterinary inspection issued within thirty days prior to entry and
(B) Be identified with official individual identification, which is defined as the following:
(1) An ear tattoo which has been registered with a breed association;
(2) An official ear tag bearing the US shield which includes either of the following:
(a) An animal identification number (AIN);
(b) A national uniform ear tag system (NUES) number.
(3) A microchip placed at the base of the animal's ear.
(C) Show no symptoms or evidence of infectious or contagious diseases.
Five Year Review (FYR) Dates: 11/28/2017 and 02/12/2023
Promulgated Under: 119.03
Statutory Authority: 941.10
Rule Amplifies: 941.02, 941.041, 941.07, 941.09
Prior Effective Dates: 5/19/2011, 12/01/2011