Welcome to the St. Croix Hair Sheep International Association Website!

The purposes of the SCHSIA are:

  • To establish a central organization within the United States to register, promote, and encourage quality in the breeding of white, polled St. Croix hair sheep and to do all possible to bring their natural qualities to perfection.
  • To define the distinguishing characteristics of the breed.
  • To establish specific minimum standards for registering individual animals.
  • To ensure that individual animals meet specified criteria in order to be registered as members of the St. Croix breed.
Become a Member

Online Registration and Membership Renewal Forms

The Online Registration and Membership Renewal forms are available for use by SCHSIA members. To use the forms you must log in to the Member’s Area of the website. If you haven’t created your Member’s Area account yet, please follow the directions on the Member’s Area page.

After logging in, click the Shopping Cart navigation tab. On the Shopping Cart page use the links near the top of the page to add a Membership Renewal or a Sheep Registration to your cart. After you have added one or more items to your cart you can use the Edit button next to the item name to edit the membership renewal or registration application details. Use the Add Sheep Registration link to add additional registrations to your online application. You can add new owner information to a sheep registration in your cart (if you want to transfer the newly registered sheep to a new owner at the time of registration) by clicking the Edit link next to Registrations in your cart, then use the Transfer link at the right of the line for that registration in the Sheep Registrations list.

After you have added one or more items to your cart you can click the Proceed to Checkout button to finalize your application and pay the fees through PayPal. Before you use the Checkout button you can use the Printable Registration Application link below the Shopping Cart to bring up a PDF of your application that you can print for your records. After completing your payment your application will be stored in the database and the registry office will be automatically notified of your application so they can process it.

2022 Annual Meeting

In conjunction with the Texas A&M Sheep and Goat Expo, your St. Croix Hair Sheep International Association (SCHSIA) presents our Annual Meeting!

Where: San Angelo, Texas

When: August 19 and 20, 2022

What: SCHSIA Annual Meeting

Sheep and Goat Field Day
8/19/22 8:30-11:30am
Texas Agrilife Research and Extension Center
7887 us Highway 87N
San Angelo, TX

Sheep and Goat Expo
8/19/22 12:00 -8:30pm
And
8/20/22 7:00 – 1:00pm
First Community Spur Arena
4722 Grape Creek Road
San Angelo, TX

ACTUAL SCHSIA Annual Meeting located at a room in the Spur Center. August 20, 2022, 3 PM. Happy Hour with food and beverages will be provided at 2 PM. Type to be determined.

Why: Lots of great lectures and seminars on all things sheep. Hair sheep are ideal in Texas and these learning opportunities will be presentation style and “hand’s on learning”. They are designed to meet the needs of a very diverse sheep industry. FIVE meals and snacks are included in your Texas A&M registration fee. The blessing is no need to worry about where or what to eat, they have it covered!

Cost: $75.00 per person ***
******Kids 12 and under are free!!

UPDATE ***: Your SCHSIA Board will refund your FULL registration fee to Texas A&M if you register with BOTH SCHSIA as a member coming AND Texas A&M by July 20th. After July 20th, if you register with both entities, the SCHSIA Board will pay for $25.00 off your Texas A&M fee. MUST be present at the event AND a member in good standing with SCHSIA on or before July 31, 2022 to claim any reimbursement.

Registration:

VERY IMPORTANT:
YOU MUST REGISTER ALL PARTICIPANTS IN YOUR PARTY WITH Texas A&M TO GO TO THE EXPO!!! Registration for Texas A&M, including information: Texas Sheep & Goat Expo website. Or Call: 325.653.4576

To be eligible for reimbursement of registration fees ($75.00 off registration if applicable, $25.00 off registration if applicable) register with SCHSIA here.

Air Travel:

Fly into:

  1. Midland/Odessa, TX. (MAF)
  2. San Angelo Regional Airport. (SJT) Only American
    airlines has flights.
  3. Dallas, TX. (Love Field or DFW)

Hotel info:

Click this link for the SCHSIA group rate at Best Western

Room block rates are $104/King room, $109/Double Queen room

Check in and GET ALL THE INFO!

Welcome Booth SCHSIA:

  • Thursday, August 18th 5:30-7:00 PM
  • Friday, August 19th 6:30 – 7:30 AM

For additional information:

SCHSIA on Facebook

Check our recent SCHSIA newsletter

Texas A&M Agrilife Sheep and Goat Extension on Facebook