The British Horseracing Authority (BHA) would like to make industry participants aware that France Galop has amended its Rules of Racing to make vaccination against Equine Herpes Virus mandatory for all Thoroughbreds in training and racing in France. Continue reading
The BHA have updated the BHA VO29 Ringworm – Certificate of Non-Contagiousness, which can be found on the BHA website here.
This form has been updated following a period of consultation with the BHA Veterinary Committee and the National Trainers Federation. Please note that copies of the old VO29 form will not be accepted on racecourses from 01 December 2017.
The certificate can also be found in the Downloads section of the ARVS Members area
The Casualty Management Course for 2017 is to be held at Cheltenham Racecourse on 27th & 28th November 2017. A registration form and programme are available in the Events & Membership sections of the website.
- New site to be simpler to use, more visually attractive and features a number of enhancements
- Changes made following feedback from public consultation in 2016
- Refreshed look is more contemporary and allows open and transparent communication with public and stakeholders
A recent Advisory Document regarding Cobalt Threshold Values has been recently published by the International Federation of Horseracing Authorities (IFHA):
This notice provides further information on the use of cobalt containing supplements.
ARVS Summer Scientific Meeting 2017 will take place on 6th June at Uttoxeter Racecourse. Continue reading
Weatherbys Markings Forms For 2017 Thoroughbred Passports
Please note that compliance with the updated Equine Passport Regulation requires a change to the markings format within equine passports. Continue reading
The BHA would like to draw trainers’ vets and other participants’ attention to its previously published advice regarding the intra-articular administration of corticosteroids. Continue reading