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117th Anniversary

August 15, 2019, is National Band & Tag’s 117th anniversary! 117 years ago in 1902, Joseph Haas, opened a small shop in an abandoned barn in Newport, KY. Haas intended to manufacture poultry leg and wing bands. Local poultry breeders were looking to improve their flocks and needed a marker to distinguish one fowl from […]

Custom Wedding Bird Bands

Banded for Life Did you know, we can create custom duck or goose bands for your proposal, save-the-dates, or wedding favors? Well, we have a new one to add to the list, Name Card Holders! One of our creative customers got stamped leg bands and cut slits in the name tags so that they would […]

International Owl Awareness Day

Fun Fact: There are over 200 species of owls in the world August 4th is International Owl Awareness Day! NB&T is celebrating with the top 10 oldest banded owls according to the “USGS Bird Banding Laboratory’s Longevity Records of North American Birds“. According to the Bird Banding Lab, the oldest banded owl is a 28-year-old […]