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Traceability in Canada

Canada’s traceability process is considered an important step towards the containment and eradication of animal disease. The TRACE system is built on three elements: animal identification, premises identification and movement reporting, and creates a need for change throughout Canada’s cattle industry. Animal identification for cattle is mandatory in Canada.

LMS members recognize a smooth transition means working together with Saskatchewan cattle producers and other industry stakeholders. For a better understanding of how the Canadian Cattle Identification Program will affect you, ask the Canadian Cattle Identification Agency


Canadian Cattle Identification Agency
Head Office 
7646 - 8th Street NE 
Calgary, Alberta T2E 8X4 
Phone: 403-275-2083

Call Centre | Client Support Services: 877-909-2333
Call Centre hours are 7:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. (Mountain Time), Monday to Friday 
Fax: 403-275-1668 

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