Official inspections of the AI sires
In order to register the offspring of an AI sire (staying in Belgium or abroad) in the Herd-Book, it must be inspected by the official commission of the Herd-Book. The inspection is carried out before the release of the semen. Moreover, all the sires are inspected each year until the age of 4 years.
During these inspections the Herd-Book controls the height, the weight, the mouth, the correctness of the legs, the conformation of the bulls. They are classified into categories following to these traits.