Welcome to Retention Matters

The CCIA is aiming for all sectors of the Canadian livestock industry to have access to the best resources that educate, inform, and engage with stakeholders on tag retention. This page acts as your “go-to” for any friendly advice you might need, or to give you the tools to learn more about retention.

We will be updating this page constantly throughout 2024, and beyond, with fresh content, so please check back often, or subscribe to one of our social channels for notifications on when new updates are published.

Retention Matters: Application
Retention Matters: Technology
Retention Matters: Environment

Coming Quarter 3, 2024!

Retention Matters: Myths & Misconceptions

Coming Quarter 4, 2024!

Why Retention Matters

CCIA Approved Applicators

Tagging & Best Practices

Calving & Tagging

Coming Soon!

Please check back later!

CCIA / Canadian Cattlemen Magazine - Does Retention Matter?

The Canadian Cattle Identification Agency

Learn more about the Canadian Cattle Identification Agency (CCIA) and the work they do as a Responsible Administrator for Canada’s traceability program – here

The CLTS Resource Centre

The CLTS Resource Centre is a vital support tool for those using, or wanting to use, the CLTS (Canadian Livestock Tracking System). Access here