Welcome to ARVS

The Association aims to promote and safeguard the safety and welfare of horses at race meetings and to provide a forum for discussion and the exchange of ideas on the management of injury and disease on racecourses.

To learn more about the Association, you will find news, details of our events, useful information and advice, as well as valuable file downloads, details of the current Committee members and all the contact details you need to get in touch with us at the ARVS.

Requirements to be a Racecourse Veterinary Surgeon

Information on the criteria to be met to be a Racecourse Veterinary Surgeon can be found here.

Latest Racehorse health research news available on HBLB Racehorse Health blog.

Casualty Management Seminar 2022

An extra CMS will run on 7th & 8th February 2022 at Aintree Racecourse, numbers are limited and there are now just a few places left, after which, a waiting list will be kept.  Please use the registration form to apply for a place.

Anyone interested in going on the list for the next available CMS should contact the secretary – secretary@arvs.org.uk

Registration Form