in the world to be authorised by
the Mother Studbook in Argentina,
the Asociacion De Criadores De Caballos Falabella - the ACCF.
The Falabella Studbook (TFS) is the only authorized daughter studbook of Asociacion de Criadores de Caballos Falabella (ACCF).
ACCF has not authorized, recognized and/or has no relationship whatsoever with European Falabella Studbook (EFS).
ACCF is a closed studbook that only recognizes those bloodlines that directly descend from those horses bred by Mr. Julio Cesar Falabella (the originator of the breed) and subsequently inherited by his wife, Maria Luisa B de Falabella, and his daughter, Maria Angelica Falabella and duly registered by ACCF and/or TFS.
ACCF has been recognized by the Undersecretariat of Agriculture, Livestock and Fisheries of the Ministry of Economy of Argentina through Resolution No. 21/1991, and holds the genealogical records of the Falabella Breed as approved by the National Directorate of Livestock Control and Trade through Provision No. 2/1991.
Updated 14th January 2021
British Horse Society advice from 5 January 2021 following the latest lockdown announcement for England,
and are expected to remain in place until mid-February.
Viewing, buying and selling horses
Covid secure measures must be fully implemented when viewing and /or collecting purchased horses for transportation.
The collection of purchased horses is dependent on the individual circumstances and is at the discretion of the buyer if it is considered essential travel to collect the horse during the current lockdown, or if this can wait until lockdown has ended.
From 1st January 2020 The Falabella Studbook incorporates the European Falabella Studbook.
Please check regularly for news updates.
"It is a condition that a genuine Falabella horse must have 100% Falabella bloodlines."
(Asociacion de Criadores de Caballos Falabella)
Sandbeck Farm now listed as NON-COMPLIANT.
"Misleading advertising: Sandbeck Farm breaks the UK Ad Rules by making misleading claims on the website sandbeckfarm.com suggesting many of their horses are “Falabella” horses."
"Due to the continued non-compliance and disregard for the CAP Code, the CAP Compliance team took the decision to place Sandbeck Farm on this section of the ASA website on 2 April 2019. These details shall remain in place until Sandbeck Farm has amended their advertising to ensure compliance with the CAP Code."
Advertising Standards Authority ruling
(Misleading advertising- Sandbeck Farm)
To read the full ruling click this link:
New DEFRA microchipping regulations
From 1 October 2020 it will be mandatory for all owners to microchip their horses, ponies and donkeys.
Previously, only equines born after 2009 required a microchip, but the new requirement in the 2018 Regulations for older equines to possess a microchip will be enforced from 1 October 2020.
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