The Wyoming Livestock Board wants to remind people that the delinquent brand period is about to draw to a close on the 2017 renewal period. Any delinquent brands that were not renewed by December 31, 2017, will be declared abandoned and be available to be applied for by other applicants. As part of the abandoned process all delinquent brands not renewed before December 31, 2017, will be moved to the abandoned brand category January 8, 2018.Abandoned brand lists will be on the website and also available at the office at 1934 Wyott Drive, Cheyenne, WY. Requests for abandoned brands must be accompanied by a complete application and the required fee of $330.00. All brands will be researched for conflicts prior to re- issuance. By rule, abandoned brands that are duplicates or look-a-likes to recorded brand and single character brands, or certain characteristics will not be re-issued. Brands cannot be held by phone and will be available on first come, first serve basis. Any questions should be directed to the Wyoming Livestock Board, 1934 Wyott Drive, Cheyenne, WY 82002 or by calling 307-777-7515.