Pigs, Rabbits, Sheep, Turkeys, International Organizations

The Livestock Conservancy works with a number of breed associations and clubs to help achieve its mission. Breed associations, registries, and clubs are an essential part of breed conservation, and they can be a great source for learning more about the breeds, their histories, and where to locate breeding stock. Use this list of contacts to reach out to groups affiliated with the breed(s) that strike(s) your interest. (Select CTRL F (PC) or Command F (Mac) on your keyboard to search for a specific breed or association.)

Updates to information on this page may be sent to The Livestock Conservancy by completing our online contact form.

Pigs      Rabbits      Sheep      Turkeys      International Organizations

 

Pigs

Choctaw

Choctaw Pig Association
  PO Box 477
  Pittsboro, NC  27312  USA
  Phone: 919-542-5704
  Fax: 919-545-0022
  Email: jberanger@albc-usa.org
  www.livestockconservancy.org

Gloucestershire Old Spots

Gloucestershire Old Spots Pigs of America
  Sally Doherty
  13575 40th St, S
  Afton, MN 55001
  Phone: 612-207-9771
  Email: GOSA@littlefootfarm.com
   www.gosamerica.org

Gloucestershire Old Spots Pig Breeders United
  Loretta Heath
  Communications Secretary
  2115 San Juan Road
  Aromas, CA 95004
  Phone: 408-781-0444
  Email: secretary@gospbu.org
  www.gospbu.org

Guinea Hog

American Guinea Hog Association
Ruth Bennett- Registrar
19941 S. Ave
Dallas Center, IA 50063
Email: registrar@guineahogs.org
www.guineahogs.org

Hereford

National Hereford Hog Association
  Becky Hyett
  826 140th Street
  Aledo, IL  61231  USA
  Phone: 309-299-5122
  Fax: 309-582-0782
  Email: nhha_secretary@yahoo.com
  www.nationalherefordhogassociation.com

Large Black

Large Black Hog Association
  Felica Krock
  16383 CR 75
  Kenton, OH 43326  USA
  Phone: 937-464-9969
  Toll Free: 1-800-687-1942
  Email: registrar@largeblackhogassociation.org
  www.largeblackhogassociation.org

North American Large Black Pig Registry
  Ted Smith
  740 Lower Myrick Road
  Laurel, MS  39443-9708  USA
  Phone: 601-426-2264
  Fax: 601-428-2274
  Email: stillmeadow1932@att.net

Mulefoot

  American Mulefoot Hog Association and Registry (AMHAR)
  Mark Dibert
  18995 V Drive S
  Tekonsha, MI  49092  USA
  Phone: 616-238-5058
  Email: Jessica.dibert@gmail.com
  http://mulefootpigs.tripod.com


Ossabaw Island

Ossabaw Island Hog Registry
  PO Box 477
  Pittsboro, NC  27312  USA
  Phone: 919-542-5704
  Fax: 919-545-0022
  Email: jberanger@albc-usa.org
  www.livestockconservancy.org

Red Wattle

Red Wattle Hog Association
  Kathy Bottorff, Secretary
  41 Jones Road
  Horse Cave, KY 42749   USA
  Phone: 270-565-3815
  Email: redwattlehogs@hotmail.com
  www.redwattlehogassociation.com

Tamworth

Tamworth Swine Association
  David LaFollette
  9680 East 550 N
  Darlington, IN 47940  USA
  Phone: 765-794-0203
  Email: dlafollette@tamworthswine.org
  www.tamworthswine.org

Various

Canadian Swine Breeders' Association
  Ron James
  2435 Holly Lane Suite 215
  Ottawa, ON  K1V 7P2  CANADA
  Home: 613-731-5531
  Email: canswine@canswine.ca

Rabbits

American Chinchilla Rabbit

American Chinchilla Rabbit Breeders Association
  Herman & Diana Young
  PO Box 14
  Unionville, IN  47468  USA
  Office email: secam.chin@yahoo.com
  Personal email: hoyoung@indiana.edu
  http://americanchinchillarabbitbreedersassociation.com

American Rabbit

Breeders of the American Rabbit N.S.C.
Rebecca Jones, Treasurer
676 Fish Hatchery Rd.
Hamilton, MT  59840
Email:  treasurer@americanrabbits.org
www.americanrabbits.org

Belgian Hare

  American Belgian Hare Club
  Mae Howell
  2200 Mark Edwards Road
  Goldsboro, NC 27534
  Email:hareboro@netzero.com
  www.belgianhares.com 

Beveren Rabbit

American Beveren Rabbit Club
  Meg Whitehouse
  480 Colts Neck Road
  Farmingdale, NJ  07727  USA
  Phone: 732-919-0909
  Email: wwhiteh404@aol.com
  www.freeweb.com/beverens


Blanc de Hotot Rabbit

Hotot Rabbit Breeders International Club
  Matthew Hinderman
  5988 S Mohawk
  Ypsilanti, MI  48197  USA
  Phone: 734-904-3617
  Email: matthewhinderman@yahoo.com
  www.hrbi.org


Crème D'Argent Rabbit

Crème D'Argent Rabbit Federation
  Travis West
  2293 Factory Road
  Albany, OH  45710  USA
  Phone: 740-698-7285
  Email: cremedargent@hotmail.com
  www.cremedargent.org

Michigan Crème D'Argent Rabbit Club
  Amanda Taylor
  8921 Sunfield Highway
  Portland, MI 48875 USA
  Email: tayloracres@yahoo.com


Ohio Crème D'Argent Club
  Gloria Schroder
  18168 Road 11R
  Columbus Grove, OH 45830 USA

Giant Chinchilla Rabbit

Giant Chinchilla Rabbit Association
  Mary Ellen Stamets
  37 Brown Street
  Flemington, NJ 08822 USA
  Email: mrabbit67@yahoo.com

Harlequin Rabbit

American Harlequin Rabbit Club
  Patti Byerley
  Email: rbtgranny@aol.com
  http://www.americanharlequinrabbitclub.net/

Lilac Rabbit

National Lilac Rabbit Club of America
  Mallary Goldman
  3716 Meadow Lake Dr.
  Alvarado, TX 76009 USA
  Phone: 214-796-2356
  Email:diesel12@flash.net
  nlrca.webs.com

Rhinelander Rabbit

Central Atlantic Rhinelander Club
  Julia Krout
  6356 Spencer Clark Road
  Chalfont, PA 18914 USA

Rhinelander Rabbit Club of America
  Wesley Planthaber
  11237 Summit School Road
  Huntingdon, PA 16652 USA
  Phone: 814-667-2406
  Email: wplanthaber@verizon.net
  http://hop.to/Rhinelanders

Rhinelander Rabbit Club of California
  Joanne Purpus
  1757 Pleasantdale Drive
  Encinitas, CA 92024 USA
  Phone: 760-942-5018
  Email: purpus@sbcglobal.net

Silver Fox Rabbit

National Silver Fox Rabbit Club
  Deb Dorvack
  Secretary/Treasurer
  11405 West Farmington Road
  Hanna City, IL 61536
  Phone: (919) 353-9200
  Email: nsfrc.sec@gmail.com
  http://www.nsfrc.com/

Silver Rabbit

National Silver Rabbit Club
  Laura Atkins
  1030 SW KK Highway
  Holden, MO 64040 USA
  Phone: 816-732-6208
  Email: silverabt@yahoo.com 
  www.silverrabbitclub.com


Various

American Rabbit Breeders Association (ARBA)
  PO Box 5667
  Bloomington, IL 61702 USA
  Phone: 309-664-7500z
  Fax: 309-664-0941
  Email: info@arba.net
  http://www.arba.net/

Sheep

Barbados Blackbelly

Barbados Blackbelly Sheep Association International
1156 NE 50th Road
Lamar, MO 64759 USA
Office phone: 417-398-2875
Office email: secretary@blackbellysheep.org
Secondary email: president@blackbellysheep.org
www.blackbellysheep.org

Black Welsh Mountain

American Black Welsh Mountain Sheep Association
Eugenie (Oogie) McGuire
PO Box 534
Paonia, CO 81428-0534 USA
Office phone: 970-527-3573
Office fax: 970-527-3573
Office email: info@blackwelsh.org
Personal email: oogiem@desertweyr.com
www.blackwelsh.org

Clun Forest

North American Clun Forest Association
E. K. & Bets Reedy
21727 Randall Drive
Houston, MN 55943 USA
Office phone: 507-864-7585
Office email: bramble@acegroup.cc
www.clunforestsheep.org

Cotswold

American Cotswold Record Association
Vicki Rigel
PO Box 59
18 Elm Street
Plympton, MA 02367-0059 USA
Office phone: 781-585-2026
Office email: ACRARegistry@CotswoldSheep.us.com
Personal email: ACRAsheep@aol.com
www.cotswoldsheep.us.com

Black Cotswold Society
Linda Schauwecker
PO Box 59
18 Elm Street
Plympton, MA 02367-0059 USA
Office phone: 781-585-2026
Office email: BCSregistry@cotswoldsheep.us.com
www.cotswoldsheep.us.com

Cotswold Breeders Association
Tony Kaminski
PO Box 441
Manchester, MD 21102 USA
Office phone: 410-374-4383
Fax: 410-374-2294
Office email: cbaregistrar@gmail.com
www.cotswoldbreedersassociation.org


Dorset Horn

Continental Dorset Club
Debra Hopkins
PO Box 506
North Scituate, RI 02857-0506 USA
Office phone: 401-647-4676
Fax: 401-647-4679
Office email: cdcdorset@aol.com
www.dorsets.homestead.com


Florida Cracker

Florida Cracker Sheep Association
Ralph Wright
191 SW Beauford Place
Lake City, FL 32024-9617 USA
Home: 386-961-9112
Office email: old_cowhunter@yahoo.com


Gulf Coast or Gulf Coast Native

Coastal South Native Flock Alliance
Justin Pitts
PO Box 906
Ellisville, MS 39437-0906 USA
Office phone: 601-584-1035
Home: 601-543-5173 (cell)
Fax: Parents: 601-582-5598. Call first
Office email: justinbpitts@peoplepc.com

Gulf Coast Sheep Breeders Association
Brien & Terri Nicolau
947 County Road 302
Sandia, TX 78383 USA
Office phone: 361-774-1077
Office email: brien@callistacreekfarm.com
www.gulfcoastsheep.info


Hog Island

Hog Island Sheep Association
Jeff Adams
449 Kellogg Mill Road
Falmouth, VA 22406 USA
Office phone: 540-752-2909
Office email: jvadams@verizon.net
http://hogislandsheep.org/index.html

Hog Island Sheep Registry
PO Box 477
Pittsboro, NC 27312 USA
Office phone: 919-542-5704
Fax: 919-545-0022
Office email: jberanger@albc-usa.org
www.livestockconservancy.org


Jacob

Jacob Sheep Breeders Association
Shannon Phifer
83136 Rattlesnake Road
Dexter, OR 97431 USA
Office phone: 541-747-6149
Work: 970-491-9750
Office email: kenleighacres@yahoo.com
www.jsba.org

Jacob Sheep Conservancy
Susan Nielsen
25780 S. Jewell Road
Beavercreek, OR 97004 USA
Office email: snielsen@orednet.org
https://www.facebook.com/pages/Jacob-Sheep-Conservancy/274422889257229


Karakul

American Karakul Sheep Registry
11500 Highway 5
Boonville, MO 65233-3813 USA
Office phone: 660-838-6340
Fax: 660-838-6322
Office email: aksr@mid-mo.net
Personal email: aksr@iland.net
www.karakulsheep.com

Leicester Longwool

Leicester Longwool Sheep Breeders Association
Kelly Smith-Anderson
3458 Sugar Valley Road
Bruceton Mills, WV 26525 USA
Home: 304-379-2212
www.leicesterlongwool.org

Lincoln

National Lincoln Sheep Breeders Association
Brian Larson
8291 S Cedar Creek Road
Dowling, MI 49050-7747 USA
Office phone: 269-623-2549; 314-308-7491 (cell)
Home: 269-623-2549
Work: 314-308-7491
Office email: Brian.Larson@kellogg.com
Personal email: longwools@mei.net
www.lincolnsheep.org

Navajo-Churro

Navajo-Churro Sheep Association
Micki Jones
1029 Zelinski Road
Goldendale, WA 98620 USA
Home: 509-773-3671
Office email: drycreeknc@centurylink.net
www.navajo-churrosheep.com

Oxford

American Oxford Sheep Association
Mary Blome
1960 E 2100 N Road
Stonington, IL 62567 USA
Office phone: 217-325-3515
Office email: oxfordassociation@ctitech.com
www.americanoxfords.org

Romeldale/CVM

American Romeldale CVM Registry (ARCR)
Linda Pfeiffer
31439 W Commercial Box 630
Carnation, WA 98014 USA
Office phone: 425-333-4934
Office email: eatlamb@msn.com
www.nationalcvmconservancy.com

American Romeldale/CVM Association (ARCA)
Laura Cunningham
18965 Highway 126
Walton, OR 97490 USA
Office phone: 541-337-0524
Office email: finneycreekfarm@gmail.com
Personal email: l.a.cunningham@att.net
www.arcainc.org

Santa Cruz

Santa Cruz Island Sheep Registry
PO Box 477
Pittsboro, NC 27312 USA
Office phone: 919-542-5704
Fax: 919-545-0022
Email: amartin@albc-usa.org
www.livestockconservancy.org

Shetland

North American Shetland Sheepbreeders Association
Secretary: Faye Whitney
Phone: 413-628-3279
Office email: secretary@shetland-sheep.org

www.shetland-sheep.org

Registry:
PO Box 51
Milo, IA 50166 USA
Phone: 641-942-6402
Email: registrar@shetland-sheep.org

Shropshire

American Shropshire Registry Association
Becky Peterson
41 Bell Road
Leyden, MA 01337 USA
Phone: 413-624-9652
Email: shropsec@hotmail.com
www.shropshires.org


Southdown

American Southdown Breeders Association
Gary Jennings
100 Cornerstone Road
Fredonia, TX 76842 USA
Office phone: 915-429-6226
Fax: 325-429-6225
Office email: southdown@ctesc.net
www.southdownsheep.org


St. Croix

St. Croix Hair Sheep Breeders of North America
Lisa Grimes
PO Box 1439
Goldendale, WA 98620-1439 USA
Office phone: 509-773-2232
Office email: scot_belle@yahoo.com
www.stcroixhairsheepbreeders.org

St. Croix Hair Sheep International Association
Kathy Bennett
15863 Tiller Trail Highway
Days Creek, OR 97429 USA
Office phone: 541-825-3750
Office email: rbr15863@hughes.net
www.stcroixsheep.org

Tunis

National Tunis Sheep Registry
Tammi Serafin
15603 173rd Avenue
Milo, IA 50166 USA
Office phone: 641-942-6402
Office email: trail2win@msn.com
www.tunissheep.org

Wiltshire Horn

Wiltshire Horn Sheep Registry
PO Box 477
Pittsboro, NC 27312 USA
Office phone: 919-542-5704
Fax: 919-545-0022
Email: jberanger@albc-usa.org
www.livestockconservancy.org

Turkeys

American Poultry Association
PO Box 306, Burgettstown, PA 15021
Phone: 724-729-3459
Email: secretaryapa@yahoo.com
www.amerpoultryassn.com

Society for the Preservation of Poultry Antiquities
Craig Russell, President
Rural Route 4, Box 251
Middleburg, PA 17842
Phone: 570-837-3157
Email: crrussell@state.pa.us
www.feathersite.com/Poultry/SPPA/SPPA.html

The Exhibition Turkey Fanciers
Jim A. Hall
467 Old Dermott Road, Monticello, Arkansas 71655
Phone: 870-723-3724
Email: exhibitionturkeyfanciers@yahoo.com
http://showbirdbid.proboards.com/board/18/exhibition-turkey-fanciers

International Organizations

Canadian Livestock Records Corp
Lorna Jones and Jane Davy 
2417 Holly Lane
Ottawa, ON K1V 0M7 CANADA
Office phone: 613-731-7110
Office fax: 613-731-0704
Office email: clrc@clrc.on.ca
www.clrc.on.ca

Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations
Livestock, Animal Production, and Health Department
Viale delle Terme di Caracalla, 00153
Roma ITALY
Phone: +39 06 57051
Email: AGA-Webmaster@fao.org
www.fao.org

Pro Specie Rara
Pfundweg 14
5000 Aarau SWITZERLAND
Phone: +41 62 832 08 20
Email: info@prospecierara.ch
www.prospecierara.ch

Rare Breeds Canada
Office Manager, Pam Heath
RR 1,
Nesbitt, MB. R0K 1P0 CANADA
Phone: 204-824-2386
www.rarebreedscanada.org
Email: rbc@rarebreedscanada.org

Livestock Chair, Elwood Quinn
Phone: 514-941-1510
elwoodquinn@gmail.com


Rare Breeds Conservation Society of New Zealand
PO Box 20 116
Bishopdale, Christchurch 8543 – NEW ZEALAND
Office email: enquiry@rarebreeds.co.nz
www.rarebreeds.co.nz/

Rare Breeds Survival Trust
National Agricultural Centre-Stoneleigh Park
Kenilworth,Warwickshire CV8 2LG – UNITED KINGDOM
Office phone: 011 44 024 7669 6551
Email: enquiries@rbst.org.uk
www.rbst.org.uk

Rare Breeds Trust of Australia
Anne Sim
PO Box 159
Abbostford Vic 3067 – AUSTRAILIA
Office phone: 0408324346
Office email: mannise@bigpond.com
www.rbta.org

S.A.V.E. (Safeguard for Agricultural Varieties in Europe)
SAVE Network Office
Joseph-Belli-Weg 5
D-78467 Konstanz GERMANY
Phone: +49 7531 802 73 74
Fax: +49 7531 819 98 07
Email: office@save-foundation.net
www.save-foundation.net

Stichting Zeldzame Huisdierrassen
De Drieslag 30
8251 JZ Dront THE NETHERLANDS
Phone: 011 31 321-387 941
Email: info@szh.nl
www.szh.nl

The Society for the Conservation of Old and Endangered Livestock Breeds in Germany
Attn: Antje Feldman
GEH
Postfach 12 18
37202 Witzenhausen GERMANY
Phone: 0049 5542 1864
Fax: 0049 5542 72560
Email: info@g-e-h.de
www.g-e-h.de