Animal Industry - Livestock Identification

For permits, please contact your local area Brand Inspector directly. See link on left menu under Livestock Identification

Office Locations

Animal Industry, Livestock Identification Office Locations
Elko Office Enforcement Sparks Office
4780 E. Idaho Street
Elko, NV 89801
Phone: (775) 738-8076
Fax: (775) 738-2639
405 S 21st Street
Sparks, NV 89431
Phone: (775) 353-3637
405 S. 21st Street
Sparks, NV 89431
Phone: (775) 353-3709
Fax: (775) 353-3659

Administration Staff

Doug Farris

Administrator
d.farris@agri.nv.gov
405 South 21st Street
Sparks, NV 89431
Phone: (775) 353-3709


Dr. Julian J. (J.J.) Goicoechea, DVM

Interim State Veterinarian
jgoicoechea@agri.nv.gov
Phone: (775) 391-1801


Shannon Sustacha

Program Officer I
nvbrands@agri.nv.gov
State Brand Recorder/Livestock ID
Phone: (775) 738-8076
Fax: (775) 738-2639

Agricultural Police Officers

Ian Knight

Agricultural Police Officer III
ian.knight@agri.nv.gov
Sparks, NV
Phone:775-353-3637
Fax: 775-353-3659


Justin Ely

Agricultural Police Officer II
jely@agri.nv.gov
Winnemucca, NV
Phone: (775) 388-7726


Raul Godinez

Agricultural Police Officer II
rgodinez@agri.nv.gov
Las Vegas, NV
Cell: (702) 279-3087
Phone: (702) 688-4590


Dalton Smith

Agricultural Police Officer II
d-smith@agri.nv.gov
Elko, NV
Cell: (775) 420-2480
Phone: (775) 778-0279