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Vet highlights value of...

A vet at Oakham Veterinary Hospital has highlighted the advantageous use of a novel antimicrobial veterinary special for the treatment of strangles carriers. The report is the first new Bright Veterinary Idea (BVI) case report to be published by Veterinar...

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Storms may cause surge...

With the last big spike in cases of Seasonal Pasture Myopathy occurring after major storms in 2014 The British Equine Veterinary Association (BEVA) is urging horse owners to take precautions to keep their horses safe in the aftermath of Storm Aileen or po...

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ISPCA Seize malnourished horse...

The ISPCA is appealing for information after a malnourished horse was seized from waste ground off Killarney Road in Bray recently. ISPCA enquiries established that the animal, a roan cob gelding, was tethered in the same spot for a number of days and it ...

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Does equine lameness need...

Professor van Weeren, commenting in the current issue of the Equine Veterinary Journal (EVJ), suggests that equine lameness needs to be redefined to reflect new digital assessment techniques that use preset parameters to detect gait asymmetries.1 http://o...

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Tattersalls Ireland July Show...

Tattersalls Ireland July Show in association with the Rolestown Show and Ward Union Hunt attracted large crowds over the weekend and proved a great success, whilst at the same time collecting much needed funds for the Show’s Official Charity St Francis ...

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Cheltenham 2018 set to...

Few horse racing festivals in the world can match the Cheltenham Festival for sheer drama and excitement. The four day national hunt (jumps) racing spectacular features some of the best runners and riders on the planet. Indeed, many claim that Cheltenham ...

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New website launched for...

The Tattersalls Ireland July Show in association with the Rolestown Show and the Ward Union Hunt has launched a new look website to coincide with the show next weekend, Saturday 22 and Sunday 23 July 2017. The show, which features a host of 2018 Royal I...

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Izzy Delivers Perfect Performance

Great Britain’s Izzy Taylor emerged victorious in the feature class at the Fernhill Sport Horses Kilguilkey International Horse Trials in Co. Cork following the conclusion of the Haygain CIC***. Riding Miss Alex C Phillips’ ‘Perfect Stranger’ th...

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Hickstead crowd bids farewell...

Adventure De Kannan took part in a special retirement ceremony just before the Al Shira’aa Derby at Hickstead (Sunday 25 June). Together with Ireland’s Trevor Breen, ‘Addy’ has won most of Hickstead’s biggest classes, including the...

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Tattersalls 2017 Day 5...

Record crowds enjoy thrilling cross country and showjumping action at Tattersalls International A large crowd of just over 10,000 people enjoyed the international equestrian action and country fair in the Co Meath countryside in Tattersalls today contribu...