• American Pinzgauer Association
  • PO Box 1477
  • Kingsville, Texas 78364
Become A Member  

Registration

To register cattle online, members must contact the APA Office at  361-296-5093 to obtain a code to access registration.

Fees

The American Pinzgauer Association(APA) is on a cash basis. Registration fees are based on date of postmark, indicating date mailed by applicant. Transfer and lease fees are based on the date of sale or lease. If the correct fee does not accompany the application or the prior payment has not been made, the sender is notified of the unpaid balance. NO APPLICATIONS ARE PROCESSED UNTIL TRANSACTION IS PAID IN FULL. FEE MUST ACCOMPANY THIS FORM.

Non-members, associate and honorary members may register Pinzgauers at DOUBLE the active member fee. It is the policy of the APA that the seller will pay registration and transfer fees.

* Please Make Checks Payable to: American Pinzgauer Association
Registration Fees
Registration under 12 months of age
$30.00
Registration 12 months to 24 months of age
$40.00
Registration over 2 years of age
$50.00
Steer Registration
$15.00

Imported Animals (Must provide foreign registry certificate)
Less than 12 months after U.S. entry
$20.00
12-24 months after U.S. entry
$30.00
Over 2 years after U.S. entry
$45.00

Transfers
At time of registration
$10.00
Within 60 days of animal's sale date
$20.00
Over 60 days from the animal's sale date
$40.00

Cattle Leasing Fees
Within 60 days of lease initiation or termination
$10.00
Over 60 days of lease initiation or termination
$5.00

DNA Typing Fees
BLOOD TYPING IS REQUIRED FOR SIRES USED IN AI AND IN DONOR COWS FOR ET
DNA Typing Fee
$60.00

Other Miscellaneous Fees
Certificate correction or addition
$10.00
Name or rename animal
$10.00
Reissue lost certificate or photocopies of certificate
$10.00
Research animal or give extended pedigree (per hour)
$10.00
Change of name on membership
$10.00

ALL REGISTRATION AND TRANSFER FEES ARE SUBJECT TO REVIEW BY THE REGISTRY SECRETARY OF THE APA. ALL APPLICATIONS MUST BE SIGNED BY BREEDER.

Instructions

Adding Traits To Animals  
How to Register an Animal  

Key for Tattoo Letters:

Use the letter "F" for 2018 Calves
Use the letter "G" for 2019 Calves
Use the letter "H" for 2020 Calves

PREFIX:
Two to four letters assigned to your farm by the APA.

If you don't have one, please call and get one!
  • Member number – this is the number that the APA office gave your when youjoined the APA – it also serves as your account and breeder numbers

  • Breeder Number – who bred the calf

  • Dam & Sire Registration Numbers – found on the Dam & Sires registration papers – please include the name of them on the application

  • Herd ID – this is the tattoo that is in the animals ear, this is both the herd prefix and the number and letter (example: APA 01B)

  • Calf’s Name – what you named the animal you are registering (example: APA Asome Calf)

  • Breeding Type – AI, Natural, or ET (how the calf was conceived)

  • Birth Date – when the calf was born

  • Birth Weight – what the calf weighted when it was born

  • Tattoo – the tattoo that you put in the calf’s ear – this is where your herd prefix and the number of the calf and the letter for the year (example: APA 01B)

  • Birth Group – you many assign a number for the group that the calf was in – you can leave this blank if you wish

  • Breed Code – Austrian Fullblood or American Fullblood

  • Color – what color is the calf

  • Birth Type – How many were born from this mating

  • Calving Ease – did you help deliver the calf or was it born on its own

  • Horned – does the calf have horns or not

  • Sex – what sex is the calf

  • Weaning and Yearling weights – this is the weight taken at weaning and when the animal is a year old, please take a hip height and (scrotal measurement if a bull)

  • If you sell your calf you are responsible for transferring the animal into the new owners name

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