I can't tell you how many horses I've come across, either helped to sell or rode for someone, who didn't have clean transfers because the transfer form is seperate from the papers. Novice owners don't realize you need papers AND transfer form. 2 pages are easy to lose - especially if you don't realize what the second form is. Years ago, the transfer was the back of the horse's papers - so if you had the papers, you ...more »
95% of mexican breeders don't understand english letters, so we need that AQHA send all the letters in spanish. Each year, only 5% (3500) of mexican owners do the transfer process (60,000), most of them don't change the transfer caused by the language.