Or. Admin. R. 603-011-0212 - Diseases Reportable by Veterinarians

(1) Any person practicing veterinary medicine in this state shall immediately notify the department by telephone upon observing any of the following abnormalities:
(a) Any unidentified vesicular disease;
(b) Any exotic disease or foreign animal disease, even if only suspected;
(c) Any disease of unknown etiology exhibiting highly pathogenic or lethal effect; or
(d) Any exotic vector (flies and fly larvae, mites, and ticks); or
(e) Any disease, infection, or infestation in domestic or wild animals that is a threat to terrestrial animals, aquatic animals, or humans, and meets any one of the following criteria:
(A) An unknown agent is causing disease in a herd, flock, or premise and has the potential to result in a significant animal or public health impact, and applied diagnostic tests have yielded negative or non- definitive results; or
(B) A newly identified agent is causing disease in a herd, flock, or premise and has the potential to cause significant animal or public health impact, or is occurring in multiple herds, flocks, or premises; or
(C) A previously identified or known pathogenic agent that has a change in epidemiology, such as:
(i) Unexpected production impacts or morbidity/mortality over a previously defined range for the agent;
(ii) Expanded host range; or
(iii) Change in geography of an agent with the potential to cause a significant animal or public health impact.
(2) Any person practicing veterinary medicine in this state shall immediately notify the department by telephone upon observing clinical evidence of any of the following diseases.
(a) Multiple-Species Diseases:
(A) Akbane;
(B) Anthrax (Bacillus anthracis);
(C) Bovine Tuberculosis (Mycobacterium bovis);
(D) Bluetongue (serotype 8);
(E) Brucellosis (Brucella abortus);
(F) Brucellosis (Brucella mellitensis);
(G) Brucellosis (Brucella suis);
(H) Crimean-Congo hemorrhagic fever;
(I) Epizootic hemorrhagic disease;
(J) Equine encephalomyelitis (Eastern);
(K) Equine encephalomyelitis (Western);
(L) Equine encephalomyelitis (Venezuelan);
(M) Foot and mouth disease;
(N) Glanders (Burkholderia mallei);
(O) Heartwater (Cowdria ruminantium);
(P) Japanese encephalitis;
(Q) Melioidosis (Burkholderia pseudomallei);
(R) New World screwworm (Cochliomyia hominivorax);
(S) Old World screwworm (Chrysomya bezziana);
(T) Pseudorabies (Aujesky's disease);
(U) Rabies; and
(V) Rift Valley fever;
(W) Rinderpest;
(X) SARS-CoV-2;
(Y) Surra (Trypanosoma evansi);
(Z) Trichinellosis (Trichinella spp.);
(AA) Vesicular Stomatitis.; and
(BB) West Nile virus.
(b) Avian Diseases:
(A) Duck viral hepatitis (duck hepatitis A virus) (domestic poultry);
(B) Fowl typhoid (Salmonella entirica - Gallinarum);
(C) Highly pathogenic avian influenza (all birds);
(D) Low pathogenic avian influenza (H5 or H7 subtypes) (domestic poultry);
(E) Pullorum disease (Salmonella enterica - Pullorum);
(F) Salmonella enteritidis;
(G) Turkey rhinotracheitis (avian metapneumovirus) (domestic poultry); and
(H) Virulent Newcastle disease (domestic poultry).
(c) Bovine Diseases:
(A) Babesiosis (Babesia bovis, B. bigemina);
(B) Bovine spongiform encephalopathy;
(C) Contagious bovine pleuropneumonia (Mycoplasma mycoides mycoides);
(D) Hemorrhagic septicemia (Pasteurella multocida, serotypes B/Asian or E/African);
(E) Lumpy skin disease;
(F) Malignant catarrhal fever; and
(G) Theileriosis (Theileria annulate, T. parva);
(H) Trichomoniasis. (Tritrichomonas foetus); and
(I) Trypanosomosis (Tsetse-transmitted) (Trypanosoma congolense, T. vivax, T. brucei brucei).
(d) Caprine and Ovine Diseases:
(A) Contagious caprine pleuropneumonia (Mycoplasma capricolum capripneumoniae);
(B) Mange (Sarcoptes scabiei var ovis, Choriptes bovis, Psoroptes ovis, Psoroptes cuniculi, Psoregates ovis);
(C) Nairobi sheep disease;
(D) Peste des petits ruminants;
(E) Scrapie; and
(F) Sheeppox and goatpox.
(e) Equine Diseases:
(A) African Horse Sickness;
(B) Contagious equine metritis (Taylorella equigenitalis);
(C) Dourine (Trypanosoma equiperdum);
(D) Equine infectious anemia;
(E) Equine piroplasmosis (Theileria equi, Babesia caballi);
(F) Equine rhinopneumotitis/ equine herpesvirus-1 myeloencephalopathy (EHV1-EHM); and
(G) Hendra virus.
(f) Farmed Cervid Diseases: Chronic wasting disease.
(g) Lagomorph (Rabbits & Hares) Diseases:
(A) Myxomatosis; and
(B) Rabbit hemorrhagic disease.
(h) Porcine Diseases:
(A) African swine fever;
(B) Classical swine fever;
(C) Nipah virus;
(D) Swine vesicular disease; and
(E) Vesicular examthema,
(i) Other Diseases:
(A) Camelpox; and
(B) Leishmaniasis (Leishmania spp.).
(3) Any person practicing veterinary medicine in this state shall notify the department on forms provided by it, within 15 days of laboratory confirmation of any of the following diseases. Automatic reporting by diagnostic laboratories may fulfil a veterinarian's reporting requirement:
(a) Multiple-Species Diseases:
(A) Bluetongue (serotypes other than 8);
(B) Echinococcosis/hydatidosis (Echinococcosis granulosis, E. multilocularis);
(C) Paratuberculosis (Johne's disease) (Mycobacterium avium paratubercuosis);
(D) Q fever (Coxiella burnetii); and
(E) Tularemia (Francisella tularensis).
(b) Avian Diseases:
(A) Avian chlamydiosis (psittacosis and ornithosis) (Chlamydophila psittaci);
(B) Avian Infectious bronchitis;
(C) Avian infectious laryngotracheitis;
(D) Avian mycoplasmosis (Mycoplasma gallisepticum);
(E) Avian mycoplasmosis (Mycoplasma synoviae);
(F) Infectious bursal disease (gumboro disease); and
(G) Infectious coryza (Avibacterium paragallinarum).
(c) Bovine Diseases:
(A) Anaplasmosis (Anaplasma marginale, A. centrale);
(B) Bovine genital campylobacteriosis (Campylobacter fetus venerealis);
(C) Bovine viral diarrhea;
(D) Enzootic bovine leukosis;
(E) Infectious bovine rhinotracheitis/infectious pustular vulvovaginitis; and
(F) Malignant catarrhal fever (Ovine herpesvirus 2, alcelaphine herpesvirus 1).
(d) Canine and Feline Diseases:
(A) Canine Distemper Virus;
(B) Canine Parvovirus;
(C) Feline Panleukopenia;
(D) Heartworm disease; and
(E) Virulent Feline Calicivirus.
(e) Caprine and Ovine Diseases:
(A) Caprine arthritis and encephalitis;
(B) Contagious agalactia (Mycoplasma agalactiae, M. capricolum capricolum, M. putrefaciens, M. mycoides capri);
(C) Enzootic abortion of ewes (Chlamydia abortus);
(D) Maedi-visna/ovine progressive pneumonia;
(E) Ovine epididymitis (Brucella ovis); and
(F) Salmonellosis (Salmonella abortus ovis).
(f) Equine Diseases:
(A) Equine influenza (virus type A);
(B) Equine rhinopneumonitis EHV-1 (non EHM);
(C) Equine viral arteritis;
(D) Pigeon fever (Corynebacterium pseudotuberculosis, ulcerative lymphangitis); and
(E) Strangles (Streptococcus equi equi).
(g) Porcine Diseases:
(A) Cysticercosis (Taenia solium, T. saginata);
(B) Porcine reproductive and respiratory syndrome;
(C) Swine Enteric Coronavirus Diseases (SECD) (Porcine Epidemic Diarrhea Virus (PEDv), Porcine Delta Coronavirus (PDCoV));
(D) Swine Influenza; and
(E) Transmissible gastroenteritis.


Or. Admin. R. 603-011-0212
AD 2-1985, f. & ef. 1-18-85; AD 1-1995, f. & cert. ef. 2-3-95; DOA 14-2010, f. & cert. ef. 8-31-10; DOA 7-2016, f. & cert. ef. 4/5/2016; DOA 16-2020, temporary amend filed 09/03/2020, effective 09/03/2020 through 03/01/2021; DOA 10-2021, temporary amend filed 04/02/2021, effective 4/2/2021through 9/28/2021; DOA 21-2021, amend filed 07/28/2021, effective 8/1/2021

Statutory/Other Authority: ORS 561.190, ORS 596.321 & ORS 596.341

Statutes/Other Implemented: ORS 596.321

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