The mission of the WSLREA consists of multiple agencies dedicated to protecting the Livestock Industry from theft and straying.

WSLREA is committed to protecting all species of the Livestock Industry. We continue to strive by utilizing new technologies and techniques with Local, Federal, and International partnerships.

WSLREA is devoted to continued education for its members. Our strength is in our numbers. We currently have members from Law Enforcement, Various States Agricultural Agencies, Federal Agencies, and private industry groups involved in protecting their stake holders livestock.

If you would like to join an association that is working with innovative techniques to combat livestock theft, then the WSLREA may be of interest to you. The partnerships formed and contacts made will be sure to last you a lifetime. 



Western States Livestock Rural Enforcement Association​ (WSLREA)

Western States Livestock Rural Enforcement Association​


WSLREA members mission is to protect the livestock Industry from theft, disease, and harm utilizing the latest technology and techniques with an aggressive program of partnerships across State borders.

We are dedicated to continued training and information transfer to successfully investigate, apprehend, and punish perpetrators to the fullest extent of the law. 

The WSLREA annual conference will be held March 7-9 2023 at the Silver Legacy Resort in Reno, NV. 

Click here to view the Conference Agenda.​

To download the WSLREA's bylaws Click Here.


All of the members and their families of the WSLREA are invited to participate in our scholarship. Clink on the link below to download the scholarship application.

Click here for application