Replacement Tags

What to do in the app if you need to report lost tag(s) or add a replacement

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Lost Tags

You can mark animals that have a lost tag by following these steps:

  1. Find the animal and view it
  2. Press the floating action button and hit 'Compliance'
  3. Choose 'Single Tag Lost' or 'BOTH Tags Lost'
  4. The animal will now appear with an icon displaying an exclamation mark, so you can easiliy identify the animal with a missing tag

single tag lost

Replacement Tag

Once you've marked an animal as having lost its tag(s), there's several ways you can assign a replacement tag!

  1. Scan a tag straight in to the animal record. It'll popup asking if you want to replace the old tag with the new one you've scanned

Or


  1. Find the animal and view it
  2. Press the floating action button and hit 'Compliance'
  3. Select 'Register Replacement Tag'
    1. Choose 'Same' if the tag number is the same as the one that was lost
    2. Choose 'Different' if it is a different tag ID number
      1. If choosing 'Different', you can select an unassigned tag to allocate to this animal from your iLivestock database (you'll need to have unassigned tags in your database first! Click here to find out how to add unassigned tags)
      2. Or enter the tag ID manually, which will prompt you to enter a Flock and Animal number
Tag replace