The foal must be identified at latest before 12 months after birth and in any case before leaving the holding of birth, unless the departure takes place with it´s mother (foal and dam are changing at the same time in to same place).

Foals aged over 12 months, which are registered for the first time, retributes Not intended for slaughter for human consuption for the time of the registration.

Breeder reserves veterinarian for manufacture of Identification form, which will be clearly marked with a microchip(M) place , date and signature by veterinarien and stamp.

Studbook only accepts identification form adopted by the origin of the studbook, the kind you get on studbook request or by printing of the association's website Forms tab. Pay attention that your vet will fill the right form, because studbook cannot use other forms in progress.

During identification of foal it will be taking hairsample (approx. 20 horse hair from the root), which are used for the DNA-test. Put Horsehair into a small Minigrip plastic bag and write on top of a microchip and the name of the foal.

After identification, following documents will be sent to the stud book:

  • Identification form done by veterinarien
  • Covering certificate
  • Birth certificate
  • Hairstampel

and send to studbook secretarian.

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