The Guernsey Cattle Society of Australia Inc has introduced alternative methods of identification of animals from
The means of identifying
3) Use of the outside number of the NLIS tag – the first part of the number is the property identification number and the last 5 numbers identifies the animal.
Following the introduction of this change some
When entering a show, the exhibitor should state on the entry form if they are using the outside number on the NLIS tag or the tattoo in the animal’s ear or a photograph to identify that animal for showing purposes.
Members are advised to consider using either Option 1 or Option 2 above as a backup in case of tags falling out.