American Horse Council Horse Breed Registry Webinar
The American Horse Council (AHC) First Quarter 2020 Webinar on Horse Breed Records, to be held Thursday, February 13 at 1 p.m. ET. A breed register, also known as a herd book or register, in the animal fantasy breeding and hobby, is an official listing of animals of a specific breed whose parents are known. There are over 100 unique horse breed registers in the United States.
“The US Department of Agriculture and the American Horse Council frequently receive inquiries about how to register a horse or how to set up a registry. We hope this webinar will help educate and provide information on the steps owners and breeders can take to register their horse, ”said Julie Broadway, AHC President.
Speakers for the webinar on horse breed registries
Speakers for the Horse Breed Registries webinar will include:
◆ Cliff Williamson, Director of Health and Regulatory Affairs at the American Horse Council
◆ Debbie Fuentes, Senior Director of Customer Service and Registrar at the Arabian Horse Association
Jeanette Béranger, Senior Program Manager at The Livestock Conservancy
Interim topics include:
What is a registry for and what role it plays in the big horse industry.
◆ Why a registry needs to be created, how to start a registry, and who to contact for help.
◆ US, European and UK requirements for breeds whose owners wish to sell animals overseas and / or compete
The webinar is open to members and non-members of the AHC — we encourage everyone to attend! The webinar lasts approximately one hour and will allow for questions and answers at the end of each speaker’s presentation. To register for the webinar, please contact Cliff Williamson at [email protected]
About the American Horse Council
As the national association representing all segments of the equestrian industry in Washington, DC, the American Horse Council works daily to represent equine interests and opportunities. Organized in 1969, the AHC promotes and protects the industry by communicating with Congress, federal agencies, the media and industry on behalf of all horse-related interests every day.
The AHC is a member supported by individuals and organizations representing virtually every facet of the horse world, from owners, breeders, veterinarians, farriers, breed registers and rider associations to horse shows, racetracks, rodeos, commercial suppliers. and state equestrian councils.