HORSE AND PONY RE-HOMING UK DATABSE FAQ
HERE TO HELP ANSWER YOUR QUESTIONS
WELCOME TO THE HORSE AND PONY UK REHOMING DATA-BASE
MANAGED BY THE SHETLAND PONY WELFARE TRUST
Registered Charity 1093364
The Horse and Pony UK Rehoming DATA-BASE has been set up to assist owners of all types of Equines who find it necessary to re-home their horse or pony on permanent or temporary basis.
WHO ARE WE
Horse and Pony Re-homing Database is managed by The Shetland Pony Welfare Trust Registered Charity 1093364
DO YOU CHARGE OWNERS TO RE-HOME THERE HORSE OR PONY
No we do not charge owners to r-home a horse or pony
DO YOU CHARGE RE-HOMERS OFFERING TO RE-HOME A HORSE OR PONY
No we don not charge re-homers offering to re-home a horse or pony
DO I NEED TO BE A MEMBER OF H.P.R. DATABASE TO REGISTER MY HORSE FOR RE-HOMING
Yes all owners wishing to register their horse on the database must first become members
DO I NEED TO BE A MEMBER OF H.P.R. DATABASE IF I WANT TO OFFER A HOME TO A HORSE
Yes all re-homers wishing to re-home a horse must first become members
I AM A HORSE OWNER HOW MUCH IS MEMBERSHIP TO THE H.P.R DATABASE
The Annual Membership to H.P.R is 19.50 .This entitles you to full membership plus the registration of one Equine onto our Database each additional equine registration is 9.50
I WANT TO BE A RE-HOMER HOW MUCH IS MEMBERSHIP TO THE H.P.R DATABASE.
The Annual Membership fee to H.P.R is 19.50. This entitles you to full membership plus access to our full database of horses and ponies available for re-homing .
All members receive advice on all aspects of homing and re-homing plus ongoing support.
WHAT HAPPENS TO MY MEMBERSHIP FEE
Your membership fee is classed as a donation all funds raised from from The Horse and Pony Re-homing Uk Database go directly to THE SHETLAND PONY WELFARE TRUST Registered Charity 1093364 to help in the rescue,support and re-homing of more Equines.
Check out our website www.theshetlandponywelfaretrust.co.uk
WHAT KIND OF HOME CAN H.P.R DATABASE FIND FOR MY EQUINE
H.P.R. DATABASE can assist you in finding a permanent or semi permanent Loan home. A sharer. Adoption(long term)foster home(short term) or even a permanent transfer of ownership if you are unable to continue to support your equine
I AM A OWNER WILL I NEED A RE-HOMING CONTRACT
Yes it is vital that whatever basis to decide to re-home your equine that you have a legally binding contract in place.H.P.R Database will prepare and file all contracts on your behalf.
H.P.R. Database is managed by The Shetland Pony Welfare Trust being a Registered Charity this will help to give Owners the added assurance that their horse or pony is protected from being sold or passed on without their knowledge.
H.P.R.Database will retain a copy of your contract on its database for the duration of your horse being re-homed and will also assist with all updating or amending of that contract should it be necessary
I AM A RE-HOMER WILL I NEED A RE-HOMING CONTRACT
Yes it is vital that all re-homers and owners have a legally binding contract this protects both the owner and re-homer and sets out the terms of the owner/re-homers responsibility.
HOW MUCH WILL A CONTRACT COST
H.P.R Database will prepare and file a contract onto the Database for a Donation of 75.00 this is to be split between the owner and re-homer.
I HAVE SEEN A HORSE ON THE H.P.R DATABASE I AM INTERESTED IN CAN I CONTACT THE OWNER
Yes you certainly can .Just contact us via the contact button on the website and request more information and we will email the owner details to you
I HAVE FOUND A RE-HOMER ON THE DATABASE THAT MIGHT SUIT MY HORSE CAN I CONTACT THEM
Yes you certainly can, Just contact us via the contact button on the website and request more information and we will email you the re-homers details..
DO RE-HOMERS REQUIRE TO BE HOME CHECKED
Yes all re-homers will need to undertake a Home Check. H.P.R. Database will arrange a home check once a suitable Equine has been found.
DO HORSE AND PONY RE-HOMING UK DATABASE CHARGE FOR TRANSPORT
No H.P.R.DATABASE do not charge for transport. Transport arrangements are to be made between the owner and re-homer. H.P.R. Database can however offer help and advice if required
WHAT ARE THE REQUIREMENTS FOR RE-HOMING A HORSE OR PONY
Be over 18yrs of age
Be sure that you can offer the time and commitment that is involved in looking after a horse or pony.
A good level of equine experience
Suitable accommodation for a horse .Livery or stables and grazing depending on the individual horses requirements
Funds to support a horse or pony remember there will be farrier,feed,stabling,and other upkeep costs to consider.
Be prepared to provide references and have a home check
If you are able to offer all the above then your half way there to finding your Equine friend and helping to support owners who are seeking a home for their horse or pony
I WOULD LIKE TO HELP BUT DO NOT HAVE THE FACILITIES OR FINANCES TO RE-HOME A HORSE WHAT ELSE CAN I DO
There are lots of ways you could help the The Shetland Pony Welfare Trust and the Horse and Pony Re-homing UK Database. Fundraising, volunteering etc etc. Just contract us to find out more.
WHERE DO THE DONATIONS GO
All funds raised from the H.P.R. Database go directly to THE SHETLAND PONY WELFARE TRUST Registered Charity 1093364. To help support and re-home more horses and ponies requiring a home.
Thank you for your support