Louisiana Department of Health & Hospitals | Kathy Kliebert, Secretary


Veterinary Information

Disease Reporting

    Dead Bird Reporting

Infection Control and Veterinary Standard Precautions

Rabies Information

Veterinary Antibiotic Resistance and Sensitivity Information

Zoonotic Diseases


Primary Contact Information:

Gary A. Balsamo, DVM, MPH&TM                   Kyle Moppert, MS                             
State Public Health Veterinarian                      State Medical Entomologist                   
Infectious Disease Epidemiology Section         Center for Environmental Services          
Phone: (504) 568-8315; (800) 256-2748            Phone: (225) 219-0179                          
Fax: (504) 568-8290                                      Fax: (225) 342-7552                             
Email:                          Email: