American Shorthorn Association

In 1822, the first herd book record was established by Shorthorn breeders called the Coates Herd Book. In 1846 The American Shorthorn Herd Book was the first to be published in this country for any breed, with the formation of the American Shorthorn Association (ASA) following 26 years later in 1872. Breeders from nine states formulated the organization, wishing to provide a service for its members and a way to record ancestry through the registration of Shorthorns. The ASA is one of the oldest American breed organizations in existence today.

Address:  8288 Hascall Street
City:  Omaha
State / Province:  Nebraska
Country:  United States
Zip Code:  68124
Phone Number(s):  1.877.272.0686 402.393.7200
Fax:  402.393.7203
Email:  info@shorthorn.org