Brands are markings used to identify livestock. Animal brands have been a visual means of identification throughout history. Starting from the time of the open range to the present, branding has assisted in showing ownership of livestock throughout Kansas.
Kansas longer prints and offer a bound copy of the Kansas Brand Book. However, you can find a downloadable copy here or a downloadable PDF of the 2016 Kansas Brand Book here, or order the 2008 Brand Book for $20 here.