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.

2020 Missing Livestock Reports 


July 22, 2020

June 16, 2020

May, 2020

No missing cattle reported in January.

February 17, 2020

March 20, 2020


Archived Missing Livestock Reports

2019 2014
2018 2013
2017 2012
2016 2011
2015 2010