Monday March 30, 2020

Equine passport laws 'at centre of growth in horse document fraud'

Thousands of Irish horses which were rendered "relatively worthless" are believed to be at the centre of the growing trade in fraudulent horse documentation.

17th March, 2013

Thousands of Irish horses which were rendered "relatively worthless" when new European equine passport regulations were introduced are believed to be at the centre of the growing trade in fraudulent horse documentation.

This is according to senior sources in the equine breeding sectors.

Under new EU regulations, which came into force here two years ago, any adult horse which at that time did not have a passport and which did not have a record of...

Subscribe from just €1 for the first month!

Exclusive offers:

All Digital Access + eReader

Trial

€1

Unlimited Access for 1 Month

Then €19.99 a month after the offer period.

Get basic
*New subscribers only
You can cancel any time.

Annual

€200

€149 For the 1st Year

Unlimited Access for 1 Year

You can cancel any time.

Quarterly

€55

€42

90 Day Pass

You can cancel any time.

Team Pass

Get a Business Account for you and your team

Share this post

Related Stories

The best writing and and the biggest stories of 2019 from the Business Post

Richie Oakley | 3 months ago

Denis O’Brien is back in court, residents continue to fight the Council on halting site and a row surfaces in government over rent control proposals

Leanna Byrne | 4 years ago