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HR5 v2 Hand Held EID Tag Reader & Data Collector


An incredibly powerful portable data collection and editing device enabling users to record, edit and customise data anywhere on the farm.

1 Year Warranty


​​​​Large easy to read LCD screen

  • Clearly shows (even in bright sunlight) visual and EID tag numbers to confirm the correct animal's information Collect data, using pre-defined traits

Collect data not just EID numbers

  • Unique phone style keypad for adding and editing data in the yard
  • Add Visual ID’s to identify and record information against an animal e.g. replacing a lost EID tag number
  • Enter numeric, text, date and pick-list type traits e.g. breed, sex, condition score, pregnancy status or free typing in 'lame' or 'loose'
  • Animal notes can be set to appear when the animal is next scanned
  • Records weight and displays weight gain
  • Link mothers (Dam) ID to newborns as soon as the EID tag is in place, add birthing details such as sex, birthing ease and fate
  • Add and customise session names (such as Week 13 Lambs, Pen 12 Angus, Hereford Cows) making it easy to identify once uploaded into

APS software

Sort on the go

  • Sort group name and colour is highlighted on screen for easy reference
  • View animal history
  • View past traits, activities and life data recorded against an animal

Fast and continuous reading

  • Read multiple tags in quick succession with one trigger click – no need to repeatedly click the trigger between reads

Simple connectivity

  • Easily connect via Bluetooth to other devices

Cables included for PC connection and to charge in the car Animal Performance Software (APS) included.

Easy immediate tag read feedback with a vibrating handle, loud beeper and super bright LED at end of snout

Award winning ergonomic design

  • Comfortable for long usage times, reduces risk of trapping hand or arm in animal handlers and simple trigger action for each read

Compatible with all brands of weigh scales

Animal Performance Software (APS) included (Standard version worth $199+GST)

  • Analyse data and upload to NAIT/ NLIS in three easy steps

Easily transfer animal information via email using the Gallagher Animal Data Transfer App.




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