Cass County 2019 "4-H Animal Identification Guidelines Chart"  is helpful for knowing the requirements and timelines for tags or tattoos, earnotches and DNA needed for each species of animal. 

The following forms can be completed online, saved to your computer and printed for signatures. Please mail them to the Cass County Extension Office, scan and email them to  Remember, all forms must be signed. 

Horses (pdf, 2 pages) - Horse ID sheets are due May 3rd, 2019.

Cow-Calf (pdf, 1 page, 39kb)

Breeding Beef (pdf, 2 pages)

Market Beef (pdf, 2 pages)

Feeder Calf (pdf, 2 pages)

Bucket Calf (pdf, 2 pages, 285kb)

Market Lambs (pdf, 2 pages)

Breeding Sheep (pdf, 2 pages)

Meat (Market) Goats (pdf, 2 pages)

Dairy Goats  (pdf, 2 pages)

Breeding Goats (pdf, 2 pages, 322kb)

Market Swine (pdf, 2 pages)

Dairy Cattle (pdf, 2 pages)

Rabbits (pdf, 3 pages)

If you are planning to show at State Fair or Ak-Sar-Ben DNA samples are required on all 4-H market animals.

  • State Fair and Ak-Sar-Ben exhibitors must be 10 years of age on Jan. 1st.
  • State Fair beef (market & breeding) must have BDV (Bovine Diarrhea Virus) testing done and results listed on State Fair health papers.