The Sector

There are three major families within the working equine sector, as represented by SFET:

  • Donkeys and mules

– Seven national breed associations grouped under one federation, France Anes et Mulets (France Donkeys and Mules)

– 350 breeders

  • Regional Horse Breeds

– Eight national breed associations

– 850 breeders

  • Draft Horses

– Nine national breed associations

– 6000 breeders

These associations construct breeding policies for the 24 breeds of working equine, as well as for breed promotion. They structure, coordinate, and support the valorization and commercialization of the animals produced, as well as research and development activities.

Cifras: IFCE.