APHA is making registering, transferring and breeding Paint Horses easier for horse lovers around the world. Select registration- and breeding-related forms are now available in Italian, French and German, with plans to release more in those languages as well as Japanese, Portuguese and Spanish soon. The international-language forms are available at apha.com/forms/registration-forms.
“The versatility and beauty of the Paint Horse knows no language barrier, and our international membership has seen considerable growth in recent years; the European market, for example, is responsible for almost 20 percent of registrations,” Executive Director Billy Smith said. “These forms throw the barn doors wide open to welcome our international members and make buying, breeding and enjoying Paint Horses an easy endeavor.”
The following forms are currently available:
- Registration Form in French
- Stallion Breeding Reports in German and Italian
- Transfer Reports in German and Italian
- Affidavit for Duplicate Certificate in French
Additional resources for international members are available here.
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The American Paint Horse Association is the world’s second-largest international equine breed association, registering more than a million horses in 59 nations and territories since it was founded. APHA creates and maintains programs that increase the value of American Paint Horses and enriches members’ experiences with their horses.