TABLE 4-1 Primary Federal Jurisdictions for Specific Animal Diseases

Disease

Animals Affected

Government Agency(ies)

Exotic Newcastle Disease

Multiple avian species

DOI: NWHC

USDA: APHIS, ARS, CSREES

DHS: Bureau of Customs and Border Protection

USTR

OSTP

Foot-and-mouth Disease

Cattle, swine, and other cloven-hoofed species (sheep, goats, deer)

DOI: NWHC

USDA: APHIS, ARS, CSREES

DHS: Bureau of Customs and Border Protection

DoD

USTR

White House: OSTP, OMB

Monkeypox

Prairie dogs, humans

HHS: FDA, CDC

DHS: Bureau of Customs and Border Protection

DOI: FWS

USDA: APHIS, CSREES

Bovine Spongiform Encephalopathy

Cattle

HHS: FDA, CDC, NIH

USDA: APHIS, FSIS, ARS, CSREES

DHS: Bureau of Customs and Border Protection

DOS

DoD

USTR

White House: OSTP, OMB

Chronic Wasting Disease

Elk, mule deer, white-tailed deer

HHS: FDA

DOI: BIA, NPS, FWS, BLM

USGS: National Health Lab

USDA: APHIS, ARS, CSREES

EPA

DoD

West Nile Virus

Mosquitoes, birds, humans

DOC

DOI

DoD

EPA

USDA: CSREES

HHS: CDC, FDA, NIH

Avian Influenza

Avian species, humans, swine, cats

HHS: CDC

USDA: APHIS, ARS, CSREES

DHS: Bureau of Customs and Border Protection

DOI: NWHC

Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome

Humans, palm civets and raccoon dogs

HHS: CDC, FDA

USDA: CSREES

DOI



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