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Pferdevermittlung und Pferde aus USA

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Häufig gestellte Fragen zur Pferdevermittlung

Hier beantworten wir die häufigsten Fragen rund um unsere Pferdevermittlung. Erfahre alles über den Ablauf, vom ersten Kontakt über die Besichtigung bis hin zur sicheren Lieferung Deines Traumpferdes nach Europa. Solltest Du weitere Fragen haben, stehen wir Dir jederzeit gerne zur Verfügung.

  • Why should I buy a horse from the USA?
    Horses from the USA offer a wide variety of breeds and training styles. In the USA you can find optimally trained horses, especially for western riding styles such as reining and western pleasure.
  • What documents are required to import a horse?
    Purchase contract or invoice Health certificate from the responsible official veterinarian Horse passport with all relevant information Transfer or payment receipt
  • How is a horse transported from the USA to Europe?
    The transport involves several steps, including: Quarantine in the USA Air transport Quarantine in Europe Specialized transport companies ensure that the horse’s journey is safe and stress-free.
  • How much does it cost to import a horse from the USA?
    The costs vary depending on the breed, age and level of training of the horse as well as the transport and quarantine costs. A detailed quote in advance is recommended.
  • What quarantine regulations apply to imported horses?
    Imported horses must undergo a quarantine period in both the United States and Europe to ensure they are free of disease. The duration and specific requirements vary depending on the destination country.
  • How does the health check work?
    A comprehensive health check is carried out by an experienced veterinarian and includes clinical examinations, blood tests and x-rays to ensure that the horse is healthy and fit for transport.
  • How do I find the right horse for my needs?
    GND Equine LLC offers individual advice and utilizes an extensive network to find the perfect horse for your needs and goals.
  • What support does GND Equine LLC offer throughout the purchasing process?
    We accompany you from the first consultation and viewing through purchase negotiations and the health check to quarantine and transport. Our goal is to make the entire process as smooth and stress-free as possible for you and your new horse.
  • Which breeds are particularly popular for import from the USA?
    American Quarter Horses are particularly popular due to their versatility and good character. They are ideal for various disciplines and are in demand as both leisure and competition horses.
  • What should I consider when buying a Quarter Horse?
    It is important to pay attention to the horse's pedigree, health and training. Comprehensive advice and a health check are essential.
  • What other financial aspects should I consider?
    In addition to the purchase price, you should factor in the ongoing costs for feed, veterinarian, farrier, insurance and equipment. These costs can quickly amount to high three- or even four-digit amounts per month.
  • What insurance do I need for my horse?
    It is advisable to take out horse liability insurance. Other insurance options include life insurance, surgical insurance and health insurance for horses.
  • What quarantine regulations apply to imported horses?
    Imported horses must undergo a quarantine period in both the US and Europe to ensure they are free of disease. The duration and specific requirements vary depending on the destination country ( Rhenus Group ) ( Federal Office of Customs and Border Security ).
  • What are the most important factors when choosing a horse?
    Important factors are: The breed and whether it suits your needs and experience The age of the horse, as this may affect its use The state of health, which should be checked by a veterinary examination The temperament and behavior of the horse, which should suit your riding style The horse’s training and experience, especially in the disciplines you prefer (tierfalt.de).
  • How does the health check work when buying a horse?
    A comprehensive health check is carried out by an experienced veterinarian and includes clinical examinations, blood tests and x-rays. These examinations help to assess the horse's health and ensure that it is fit for transport  (tierfalt.de)​.
  • How do I find the right horse for my needs?
    GND Equine LLC offers personalized advice and utilizes an extensive network to find the perfect horse for your needs and goals. Your wishes and ideas are carefully considered to ensure you find the ideal horse.
  • What steps are important after buying a horse?
    After completing the horse purchase, it is very important to take out insurance for your new horse. This includes: Horse liability insurance Life insurance Surgical insurance Health insurance In addition, you should find a farrier, veterinarian and trainer nearby to ensure the continuous care and training of your horse.
  • What are the transport costs when importing a horse from the USA?
    Transport costs can vary greatly and depend on several factors, including the exact destination and the specific requirements of the transport. A detailed quote should be obtained in advance. Typical costs can be between 5,000 and 8,000 euros.
  • How do I find my dream horse at GND Equine LLC?
    GND Equine LLC offers individual advice based on your desired criteria. They search for the perfect horse through their network of trainers, breeders and training stables.
  • Can I view the horses on site?
    Ja, Du hast die Möglichkeit, persönlich nach Texas zu kommen, um die Pferde zu besichtigen und Probe zu reiten. Alternativ kannst Du auch mehr Informationen und Videos erhalten und die Entscheidung aus der Ferne treffen.
  • What does the Vet Check include?
    The Vet Check includes comprehensive x-rays and a thorough examination by a trusted veterinarian. The results will be sent to you by email so that you can also consult with your veterinarian at home.
  • How does the purchase process work?
    After a successful vet check, GND Equine LLC will support you in negotiating the price and fine-tuning all details, from accommodation to release from the quarantine station.
  • Which insurance policies are recommended?
    Temporary transportation and life insurance is recommended to protect your investment. GND Equine LLC works with insurance companies that create customized offers.
  • How is the transport organized?
    GND Equine LLC coordinates the appointments with the quarantine station and organizes the shipping of the horse. After the quarantine period, the horse is transported to the destination airport and, if necessary, picked up by a shipping company.
  • What should be taken into account during quarantine?
    During the four-week quarantine period, your horse will remain in a large box without contact with other horses. GND Equine LLC will visit the horse regularly and keep you updated.
  • What references are there?
    GND Equine LLC has completed numerous successful placements and has satisfied customers who share their experiences.
  • How much do your services cost?
    The costs depend on your specific search criteria. For the first two steps we charge between $500 and $750 and present you with at least three horses that meet your requirements. These costs will be added to the final price if you take advantage of our complete program. The prices for the entire package are individually tailored to the respective horse and therefore vary.
  • When and how should I pay?
    We recommend payment via PayPal, which is made in advance when the order is placed.
  • Can I reach you by phone?
    Yes, our phone number is listed at the top of the website. Please note the seven-hour time difference between Texas and Europe.
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