Branding and earmarking animals
Guidelines for identifying different animals with brands or earmarks.
View a list of manufacturers and suppliers of branding irons and earmarking pliers. Includes contact and product details.
Learn more about the requirements for paint branding and earmarking of sheep and goats in Queensland.
Find out about cattle earmark codes and shapes, earmark positions, and how to apply and source earmark pliers in Queensland.
Learn about the requirements for branding cattle and horses, and earmarking cattle in Queensland.
Read how all pigs of 30kg or more (live weight) must bear a registered brand (tattoo) before being sold in Queensland. Find out how to register a pig brand.