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Indiana State Board of Animal Health

Indiana State Board of Animal Health

BOAH > Species Information > Avian/Birds Avian/Birds

Indiana defines poultry as: chickens, turkeys, ostriches, emus, rheas, cassowaries, waterfowl (domesticated fowl that normally swim, such as ducks, geese and swans), game birds (domesticated fowl such as pheasants, pea fowl, partridge, quail, grouse, and guineas).

Backyard Poultry


Exotic House Birds, Pigeons, Doves


Commercial Poultry


Wild Birds


Indiana rule regarding the record keeping requirements for the movement of poultry within and into Indiana.
LSA #15-346


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