RCMP investigate major cattle theft at Moosomin

Cattle worth about $100,000

January 21, 2021, 9:45 am

Branding of bar over TE

Between October and December of 2020, a local farmer had 63 animals — 35 cows and 28 calves — on multiple sections of land between Moosomin and Fairlight go missing. The value of the stolen cattle is about $100,000.

This incident is being investigated as a theft, according to Cpl Dallyn Holmstrom of the Moosomin RCMP.

All the cows were branded with a bar over TE .

Livestock Services are assisting with the investigation, and will know if any of these animals hit auction marts, etc.

The 35 cows consisted of 22 black and white and 13 red cows.

Steer calves have green ear tags, heifer calves have yellow ear tags, calves aren't branded.

Anyone with any information about the cattle thefts is asked to call Moosomin RCMP AT 306-435-3361