Texas Parks and Wildlife regulations regarding the identification of whitetail deer in Texas. Read this article for overview. Deer being sold to another producer are required to have a visual tag with the unique number at the top of the tag and bottom of the tag can be the individual’s ID. Also the deer will need to have an 840 EID or 840 Implant that requires a Premise ID number to order. Click here for easy reference sheet Call Texas office (512)719-0777 to get your Premise ID Number.
NON-Tamperproof tags allow you to use a new Male Button to reapply the female tag if it is pulled out. Tamperproof tags are permanent and cannot be reapplied with a new button. Both options are available in the Deer Ear Tags.
CCK SUGGESTS: Be sure and disinfect small males with either iodine or chlorhexidine to prevent infection.