If you discover you are missing livestock, call a brand inspector as soon as possible.

Brand inspection enforcement team

Blaine Northrop
Chief Brand Inspector
701-223-2522 (office) or
Steve Bay
Deputy Brand Inspector


Fred Frederikson
Deputy Brand Inspector
Jim Wenning 
Deputy Brand Inspector
We also recommend that you contact your local law enforcement agency.
Make sure to note any distinctive markings such as brands, earmarks or eartags that will help to identify the livestock.
A report will be distributed to auction markets, brand inspectors, law enforcement agencies and included in our monthly magazine, the North Dakota Stockman.

2019 Missing Livestock Report 


August 16, 2019

July 16, 2019

June 19, 2019

There were no missing cattle reported since Feb. 18 report.

April 12, 2019

No missing cattle reported in March

Feb. 18, 2019

Jan. 14, 2019


Archived Missing Livestock Reports

2018 2013
2017 2012
2016 2011
2015 2010