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*NEW* HBLB – News on Animal Health Trust replacement

HORSERACE BETTING LEVY BOARD – PRESS RELEASE New Formal Arrangements for Equine Infectious Disease Service The Horserace Betting Levy Board (HBLB) has announced the implementation of key steps towards reestablishing on a long-term basis, the essential equine infectious disease surveillance provision that had been performed by the Animal Health Trust (AHT) until its closure in […]

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*NEW* BEF – Equine Infectious Disease Advisory Group

Pioneering step in the fight against the spread of equine disease Wednesday, 15 September 2021 British Equestrian’s Equine Infections Disease Action Group (EIDAG) has today released its comprehensive publication aimed at mitigating the risk of equine disease transmission for general use. The nine-member strong EIDAG was set up in October 2019 and comprises industry leaders […]

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New Export Health Certificates

New EHCs from 21 August 2021 The EU is making changes to its laws, which means it is necessary to make updates to Export Health Certificates (EHCs) and Notes for Guidance used to export goods to the EU. If you are a GB trader, who exports certain animals, germinal products and products of animal origin, […]

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IDHS (GB) ruling on Equine Influenza vaccinations

Equine Influenza and Tetanus vaccinations are a compulsory requirement for all horses registered with the Irish Draught Horse Society (GB).Compliance with this rule is essential in order to bring your horse forward for inspection, or to show your horse at our affiliated shows. The requirement for the first three vaccinations is as follows:• The first […]