Animals at Events

All activities or events involving the use of live animals on campus require this form to be completed and submitted to the Office of Risk Management for review by the Non-academic Use of Animals Committee.

The use of animals in an academic or research program at Iowa State University is subject to approval through the Institutional Animal Care and Use Committee (IACUC).

Organizations wishing to offer a petting zoo should note the ISU Petting Zoo Requirements.


Use of Animals at Special Events Form

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Contact Information
Approver Contact
Event Information
Animal Use
Animal Source and Health Status

Iowa Code for animals entering the State of Iowa:
Iowa Code for dog rabies requirement:
*Note: if animals originate within Iowa a Certificate of Veterinary Inspection is not required. However, Iowa Code can have regulation requirements for vaccinations within the state

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Animal Care
Please specify shelter and provisions (food and water, etc.) that will be provided for the animals and on what schedule:

By submitting this form you acknowledge that all information provided is accurate and that you authorize an approval email to be sent to the Unit Director/Department Chair/Student Organization Adviser you listed above for their approval of this use of animals.