List of USDA Licensed and Registered Facilities

USDA. APHIS. Animal Care.

Provides lists of facilities that are licensed or registered under the Animal Welfare Act, including carriers.

Transportation and Movement of Live Animals (PDF | 7.8 KB)

UK. Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs.

This document from the UK's Standards of Modern Zoo Practice discusses movement of surplus animals, safety of capture and transport materials, Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species (CITES)

Live Animals Transportation by Air

International Air Transport Association.

Provides information on transporting pets and other animals by air. Includes information on the IATA Live Animal Regulations (LAR), available for purchase through the web site.

Behavior of Cattle, Pigs, Buffalo and Antelope During Handling and Transport

Colorado State University.

Provides information about the humane handling and behavior of livestock during transport. Information from Dr. Temple Grandin, Department of Animal Science.