Homestead Cattle Association of herdbooks

What to know about

Homestead Cattle Directory White Paper article

Many livestock owners do not think much about what a Breed Registry should be trusted to do, and trusted not to do. This white paper article is written with the novice cattle owner in mind; but it applies to most any animal breed registry:


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Sources / Resources:

Breeds of Homestead & Miniature Cattle (
What to KNOW ABOUT BREEDS of Homestead & Miniature Cattle

What is the difference between "fullblood" and "purebred"
International Livestock Registries (
DNA TESTS for Homestead & Miniature Breeds of Cattle
GENETIC MUTATIONS: 12 Fascinating Facts about DNA that your genetics lab probably won't tell you
Homestead Cattle Directory (
Homestead Cattle Association of herdbooks, a registry for Homestead & Miniature breeds of cattle
Dairy Cattle Registry
What is a Breed. A simple, concise history of type & purity of British & Continental breeds of cattle. Beef Magazine
Creating Breeds and Composites. TX Cooperative Extension Agency & Texas AMU
From Big to Small to Big to Small: A 3-part Pictorial History of Cattle Type Changes Over the Years, by Harlan Ritchie

publisher: Vintage Press, LLC.
owner: Bucking V Outfit, LLC., Maricopa County Arizona
published online: 01-20-2020
author: by Donna Grace Vickery (

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go to the homestead

go home little cow

Bucking V Outfit LLC cattle brand ©,
and Homestead Cattle Association herdbook,
are Bucking V Outfit, LLC. enterprises, circa 1990
author: Donna Grace

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Homestead Cattle Association (HCA) Herdbook Registry
is cooperate of the International Livestock Registries
if you have a small herdbook that needs a database registry service, contact ILR

HCA is part of the International Livestock Registries family of Herdbooks