Iowa Dept. Agriculture Contacts

Wallace State Office Building
502 E. 9th Street
Des Moines, IA 50319
(515) 281-4103
Jeff Kaisand  (515) 281-0866

Secretary of Agriculture – Bill Northey
Deputy Secretary – Jay Johnson

Map with Inspectors Name & Phone Number |HERE|
The Horse Breeders Program within the bureau is responsible for the inspecting of all racing Quarter horses, Standardbreds and Thoroughbreds foaling in the state of Iowa.  Bureau inspectors do inspections to verify the residency of Iowa foaled racehorses.  Qualified animals are then registered with the Bureau.

Visitors Welcome 8:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.

Iowa Department of Agriculture Forms:

Application for Iowa Foaled Status |pdf|

Application for Eligibility Iowa Registered Stallion |pdf|

Stallion Affidavit |pdf|

Mare Status Report |pdf|

Record of Mares Bred |pdf|

Broodmare Registration Application |pdf|

Mare Transfer of Ownership |pdf|