Department of Agriculture - Importation and Health of Animals - Llamas and alpacas.


Published: 2018-02-12

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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.