Fallow Deer and Reindeer

Fallow Deer

  • Are considered wildlife or alternative livestock and require a permit or license issued by United States Department of Agriculture, Colorado Department of Agriculture, or Colorado Parks and Wildlife. In addittion, the following are also required for import into Colorado:
  1. Certificate of Veterinary Inspection (CVI)issued by an accredited veterinarian within 30 days prior to entry with all official ID listed
  2. Permit required prior to entry by calling (303) 869-9130
  3. Chronic Wasting Disease (CWD) Surveillance Status 60 months or greater required
  4. Negative Tuberculosis Test required within60 days prior to entry for all animals if not originating from a TB Accredited or TB Qualified herd
  5. Treated with an Ivermectin-like product within 15 days prior to entry
  6. Official ID should be an 840 RFID tag, silver USDA "brite" tag, tattoo or dangle tag

Reindeer

  • Are considered livestock and require the following for import into Colorado:
  1. Certificate of Veterinary Inspection (CVI)issued by an accredited veterinarian within 30 days prior to entry with all official ID listed
  2. Permit required prior to entry by calling (303) 869-9130
  3. Negative Tuberculosis Test required within60 days prior to entry for all animals if not originating from a TB Accredited or TB Qualified herd
  4. Treated with an Ivermectin-like product within 15 days prior to entry
  5. Official ID should be an 840 RFID tag, silver USDA "brite" tag, tattoo or dangle tag