Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services

Reportable Animal Diseases in Florida

Laws and Regulations

Florida Administrative Code
Chapter:  5C-20

A reportable animal disease is one that, by law, must be reported to state animal health officials.

Reporting helps:

  • Identify animal disease outbreaks,
  • Limit their spread and
  • Minimize the impact to animals and people.

Anyone who has knowledge of, or suspects the existence of, any of the following diseases or pests in Florida should immediately report suspicions or findings to the State Veterinarian.

How to Report a Reportable Animal Disease

Report a Disease Online

You can also report by:

List of Reportable Animal Diseases in Florida

Select the links below to find more information about each disease, including epidemiology, transmission, diagnosis, prevention and control.