What information is on a horse passport?
The Horse Passport includes all registered owner’s details, equine’s details and a diagram showing the equine’s markings and the implant site of the microchip on a signed silhouette. The passport is issued to identify the equine.
How do I change ownership on horse passport?
To change the equine’s name you will need to return the passport with a covering letter confirming the equines new name. The original equine name will be placed in brackets with the new equine name printed above on the passport. Only the registered owner can change the equines name.
What country requires horses to have a passport?
the United Kingdom
In the United Kingdom, it is now required for all equines to have a “passport” and an animal cannot be sold without one.
How do I get my horse a FEI passport?
Get an application form. You can download and print one from www.usef.org. Once completed, return the application to the USEF with the appropriate fees. Once the USEF has processed your request, your horse’s new FEI passport is mailed to you with limited information entered.
Is a Horse Passport proof of ownership?
The passport is evidence of the equines identity but not proof of ownership and so buyers are advised to get a receipt from the seller to include a minimum of the Life Number from the passport, the seller and buyers name and address with the amount and date paid.
Can I travel my horse without a passport?
It is illegal to travel a horse without their passport, unless they are being transported for emergency veterinary treatment. The passport must be produced within three hours of it being requested by enforcement agencies.
Is a horse passport proof of ownership?
How do I find my FEI ID number?
How to find my FEI ID number?
- Step 1: Go to https://data.fei.org.
- Step 2: Click on Person in the top menu bar.
- Step 3: Search for yourself on the FEI Database by using the different options and filters (keep the search quite basic):
How do I prove ownership of a horse?
Ownership of a horse may be established in a Bill of Sale, a written agreement between the seller and buyer (or agents such as trainers or bloodstock agents) or by contract construction. Many states now require the use of a written Bill of Sale in connection with most horse sales.
How do I check if my horse has a passport?
Please click on link below to check if your horse has a passport issued: www.equineregister.co.uk Pet ID Equine can supply you with all of the forms necessary to apply for a horse passport or change your horse ownership details. Read more ››
What is a horse passport SP?
Horse Passport has been designed for the horse owner or a responsible party that provides care on behalf of an owner. Horse Passport SP has been tailored to meet the specific demands of each of the specialist horse professionals as they travel from horse to horse and property to property. What you decide to record is up to you.
How do I contact pet ID equine passport?
How do I update the owner on my horse’s passport?
All updates regarding the owner of the horse must be made by the relevant Passport Issuing Organisation (PIO). Horse passports are often issued before the horse reaches full maturity which can result in the height and colour details becoming incorrect over time.