Frequently asked questions
Q: How much is the transfer of ownership fee?
A: £20.00 per pony
Q: How can I pay?
A: Credit/debit card, postal order, cash or by cheque, payable to S.P.S.B.S.
Q: Can you tell who the sire and dam are if I give you a hair sample?
A: No. DNA testing works by comparing samples so we need to know who the sire and dam are.
Q: I have a rescue pony with no passport, what do I do?
A: If the pony cannot be identified by a microchip we cannot issue a passport. Please visit www.defra.gov.uk for details of other passport issuing organisations.
Q: My pony has died, what do I do?
A: Please return the passport to the office for cancellation. The cancelled passport can be returned if requested.
Q: When must I register my foal?
A: Foals must be registered by 31st December in the year of birth or by six months of age, whichever is later.