Helpful Contacts

          

State of Iowa

 

Phone Number

Animal Health Lab - State/Federal Laboratory   515-242-6354
Animal Welfare Unit  - Kennels   515-281-6358
Board of Veterinary Medicine - Licensing Board, Examiners, Technician   515-281-8617
Department of Health   515-281-5787
Department of Natural Resources - Infectious Waste, Hazardous Materials, Outdated Drug Disposal   515-281-5920
Governor's Office   515-281-5211
Iowa House   515-281-3221
Iowa Revenue Department - Sales Tax   515-281-3114
Iowa Senate   515-281-3371
Iowa Workforce Development   800-562-4692
Meat and Poultry Inspection Bureau   515-281-5597
OSHA - Iowa   515-281-5870
Iowa Board of Pharmacy (includes Examiners Board)   515-281-5944
Secretary of Agriculture   515-281-5322
State Patrol Emergency Number   800-525-5555
State Public Health Veterinarian   515-242-5935
State Veterinarian   515-281-8601
Wildlife, Zoonosis Control   515-281-4933
X-ray Inspections/Certifications   515-281-0425
     

US Government

 

Phone Number

Centers for Epidemiology & Animal Health - Emergency notices, other states' regulations, animal care   970-494-7200
Department of Labor - Wages & Hours   866-487-2365
Drug Enforcement Administration   515-323-2760
FDA/CVM: Drugs, devices, animal feeds   340-276-9300
Food and Drug Administration   515-323-2760
National DEA Hotline   877-792-2873
Sharpie Program   301-734-8634
US Fish and Wildlife Service   515-994-3400
USDA Meat & Poultry Hotline   888-674-6854
USDA APHIS Emergency Operations Center   301-436-3170
USDA APHIS, VS - Federal Veterinarian   515-284-4140
Travel Requirements, Accreditation, Health Certificates   515-284-4790
     

American Veterinary Medical Association

 

Phone Number

Schaumburg, Illinois Office   800-248-2862
Washington, DC Office   800-321-1473
Group Health & Life Trust Insurance Trust   800-621-6360
Professional Liability Insurance Trust   800-228-7548
     

Iowa Veterinary Medical Association

 

Phone Number

1605 North Ankeny Blvd. #110, Ankeny IA 50023   515-965-9237 or 800-369-9564
    Fax - 515-965-9239
James Carney - Association Attorney   515-282-6803
     

Pet Loss Support

 

Phone Number

ISU CVM Hotline   888-478-7574
     

ISU College of Veterinary Medicine

 

Phone Number

Administrative Offices    
General Information   515-294-1242
Dean   515-294-9860
Academic & Student Services    
Admissions/Pre-Veterinary Information   515-294-6808
Career Services & Classification   515-294-0772
Academic Departmental Offices    
Biomedical Sciences   515-294-2440
Veterinary Clinical Sciences   515-294-2199
Veterinary Diagnostic & Production Animal Medicine   515-294-1950
Veterinary Microbiology & Preventive Medicine   515-294-5776
Veterinary Pathology   515-294-3282
Communications Specialist   515-294-4602
Endowment Fund Office   515-294-8562
Large Animal Clinic   515-294-1500
Small Animal Clinic   515-294-4900
Veterinary Diagnostic Laboratory   515-294-1950
Veterinary Extension   515-294-8790
Website   www.vetmed.iastate.edu
     

Veterinary Services

 

Phone Number

Food Animal Residue Avoidance Data Bank   888-873-2723
Impaired Veterinarian Hotlines    
AVMA's Confidential Number   800-321-1473
Midwest Animal Blood Services   877-517-6227
National Animal Poison Control Center ($55 fee)   888-426-4435
National Pesticide Information Center   800-858-7378
     

Veterinary & Related Associations

 

Phone Number

American Animal Hospital Association   303-986-2800
American Association of Bovine Practitioners   334-821-0442
American Association of Equine Practitioners   859-233-0147
American Association of Feline Practitioners   800-874-0498
American Association of Small Ruminant Practitioners   334-517-1233
American Association of Swine Veterinarians   515-465-5255
     

Commodity Organizations

 

Phone Number

Iowa Cattlemen's Association   515-296-2266
Iowa State Dairy Association   515-971-3620
Iowa Farm Bureau   515-225-5400
Iowa Horse Council   641-342-4436
Iowa Pork Producers Association   800-372-7675
Iowa Sheep Industry Association   712-736-2109
Iowa Turkey Federation   515-232-2825
     

Helpful Websites & Links

   
Alley Cat Allies    
American Animal Hospital Association - AAHA    
American Association of Avian Pathologists - AAAP    
American Association of Bovine Practitioners - AABP    
American Association of Equine Practitioners - AAEP    
American Association of Feline Practitioners - AAFP    
American Association of Food Hygiene Veterinarians - AAFHV    
American Association of Small Ruminant Practitioners - AASRP    
American Association of Swine Veterinarians - AASV    
American Association of Veterinary Clinicians - AAVC    
American Society of Laboratory Animal Practitioners - ASLAP    
American Medical Veterinary Medical Association - AVMA    
American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals - ASPCA    
AVMA Food Supply Veterinary Web Pages    
Association of American Veterinary Medical Colleges    
Association of Avian Veterinarians - AAV    
Center for Disease Control    
Center for Food Security and Public Health (CFSPH)    
Central Iowa Veterinary Technician Association    
Des Moines Area Community College (Technician Program)    
Distance Education Veterinary Technician Program (DEVTP)    
Food Safety and Inspection Service    
International Veterinary Information Service    
Iowa Animal Industry Bureau    
Iowa Board of Veterinary Medicine    
Iowa Department of Public Health    
Iowa State University College of Veterinary Medicine    
KSU Veterinary Medicine    
Kirkwood Community College, Cedar Rapids (Technician Program)    
National Association of Federal Veterinarians    
National Pesticide Information Center    
NOAH - Network Of Animal Health    
Student American Veterinary Medical Association - SAVMA    
Society for Theriogenology - SFT    
State Veterinary Medical Associations    
United States Department of Agriculture    
USDA-APHIS    
US Food and Drug Administration/Animal & Veterinary