Registry


****The Bluefaced Leicester Union registry now accepts payment by credit card. ASR is working on updating the work order to reflect this. In the mean time, contact them for direction on how to set up for payment using this method.

BLU has retained the services of ASR (Associated Sheep Registries). Please read the instructions below, fill out all appropriate forms for sheep registrations and transfers, and send them to:

ASSOCIATED SHEEP REGISTRIES
BLU
P.O. Box 231
305 Lincoln
Wamego, KS 66547
Phone: 785-456-8500
Fax: 785-456-8599

Make all checks or money orders payable to BLU; please do not send cash.

If you have any questions or problems with your registrations, transfers, or pedigrees, don’t hesitate to contact the Registry Admin, Lisa Rodenfels using the Contact Form or call by phone. We are here to help in any way we can. ASR can also be contacted directly at 785-456-8500. They can assist you with any changes that need to be made to your pedigrees.

How to Register and Transfer Sheep

First, it is necessary to print out and read our RULES FOR REGISTRATION. This will explain all of our rules and procedures for registration and transfers. This PDF link is repeated again in the numbered lists below.
RulesForRegistration.pdf

Below is a list of forms you will need. Click on the PDF links to print out the necessary forms and mail to ASR at the address above (or printed at the top of each form). It is important to fill out and include ASR’s WORK ORDER for all transactions; this form lets ASR know what work you need completed, and includes a schedule of fees.

PROCEDURES & FORMS NEEDED

To Register sheep you will need:

  1. Rules for Registration – BLU requirements for registration
    RulesForRegistration.pdf
  2. Work Order
    WorkOrderForm2015.pdf
  3. Application for Registration form
    RegistrationForm.pdf

To Transfer sheep you will need:

  1. Rules for Registration
    RulesForRegistration.pdf
  2. Work Order
    WorkOrderForm2015.pdf
  3. Pedigree(s) of sheep being transferred

To Register and Transfer sheep at the same time you will need:

  1. Rules for Registration – BLU requirements for registration
    RulesForRegistration.pdf
  2. Work Order
    WorkOrderForm2015.pdf
  3. Pedigree(s) of sheep being transferred
  4. Application for Registration form
    RegistrationForm.pdf

Please note: Both the registration fee and the transfer fee must be paid at the same time.

To Register sheep born of a sire that you did not own (borrowed or leased ram) you will need:

  1. Rules for Registration – BLU requirements for registration
    RulesForRegistration.pdf
  2. Work Order
    WorkOrderForm2015.pdf
  3. Certificate of Breeding form
    CertificateofBreeding.pdf
  4. Application for Registration form
    RegistrationForm.pdf

To Register sheep born from artificial insemination you will need:

  1. Rules for Registration – BLU requirements for registration
    RulesForRegistration.pdf
  2. Work Order
    WorkOrderForm2015.pdf
  3. Certificate of Artificial Insemination Breeding
    CertificateofAIBreeding.pdf
  4. Application for Registration form
    RegistrationForm.pdf

To register ram semen imported from another country you will need:

  1. Rules for Registration – BLU requirements for registration
    RulesForRegistration.pdf
  2. Work Order
    WorkOrderForm2015.pdf
  3. Imported Semen Registration Form
    ImpSemenRegistrationForm.pdf
  4. Importation papers for semen (original copy of USDA Form 17-135)

Clarification:

Work Order – Must accompany ALL work sent to ASR.

Application for Registration – Form to enter the information on sheep you wish to register. Refer to Rules for Registration before completing.

Certificate of Breeding – Must accompany registration form when you are registering sheep sired by a ram that you did not own at the time of breeding.

Certificate of Artificial Insemination Breeding – Certification that all artificial insemination procedures (including embryo transplant) are done in full compliance with USDA rules, and affidavit of technician doing the work.

Imported Semen Registration Form – Ram semen from another country, used to breed BFL ewes in the BLU Registry, must be registered with a ram name and affidavit of proper USDA protocols being met for that importation, in order to register lambs born of that semen.