We want to tryout horses. How will this be arranged and what are the costs for this extra service?
You only have to book a flight to the Netherlands and we will take care of the rest. We will pick you up at the airport and bring you to different horses for tryouts. We will also arrange a hotel for you. The costs are €150 ex vat per day for our time and fuel, but if you purchase a horse through us this amount will be deducted from the price of the horse. We suggest staying at least 2 days to be able to show you as many horses as possible.
How much is the commission of Sport Horses Holland?
Our 10% commission (ex VAT) is included in the sales price of the horse, unless Sport Horses Holland is the seller of the horse. In case Sport Horses Holland is the seller, we will clearly state this.
Is Sport Horses Holland the owner of the horses offered?
We don’t own the horses that we offer. The horses are owned by stables throughout Holland. We work with a selection of the best stables, breeders and private owners.
Is there VAT in the price of the horses for sale?
It depends on the owner of the horse, if the VAT is already included in the price. . If the horses are private owned there is no VAT on the price.
What are the costs of a prepurchase exam and who arranges it?
Sport Horses Holland can arrange the prepurchase exam for you at a clinic nearby the selected horse or a clinic of your choice. The costs vary from one clinic to another, and they also depend on the amount of tests and xrays you want to have done. A standard prepurchase exam mostly costs between €500-€1000. If you don’t need to redo the xrays and only want a clinical exam, the cost will be between €150 – €200.
Can Sport Horses Holland tryout horses if we are unable to travel to Holland?
If you cannot come to Holland for a tryout, a rider of Sport Horses Holland can also test the horse or you could buy on the basis of a video provided by the seller. If we do the tryout, we will work independent for you and will inform you honestly how the horse behaves under the saddle. Also we will make a video of the tryout for you and send the video to you. The cost for try out of a horse is €150,- ex vat, if you purchase the horse this amount will be deducted from the price of the horse (please note that we only tryout horses in our collection).