Veterinarian Equipment

50% Cost Share to a Maximum of $5,000

Eligible Equipment

Application Period: August 1 - 15, 2017

Reimbursement Deadline: April 1, 2018

ELIGIBLE ITEMS:

  1. Mobile veterinary unit inserts
  2. Mobile veterinary full body units
  3. Head gate
  4. Squeeze chute
  5. Palpation cage
  6. Curved or offset working chute
  7. Alleyway
  8. Loading chute
  9. Crowding tub
  10. Holding pen
  11. Large animal scales
  12. Cow lift - to humanely move non-ambulatory animals
  13. Equipment for small ruminant artificial insemination - examples include, but are not limited to, laparoscope, endoscope, cradle, and semen tank
  14. Radio frequency readers (must be capable of reading animal identification approved by U.S. Department of Agriculture)
  15. Computer & software for reading scanners (must provide recording and transmittal of animal identification)
  16. BSE equipment (limited to the following items):
    • Electro ejaculator and leads
    • Semen collection device and holder
    • Microscope
    • Warming stage for cold weather
    • Ultrasound and accessories - must be at least 50% large animal (cattle, goats, and sheep)

For additional information

Rachel McKee
(615) 837-5277
rachel.mckee@tn.gov