Buy official ARVS merchandise

We have a range of products available for ARVS members to buy.

All our items are available at all of our meetings and you can also order any items directly, by emailing Claire Cook the ARVS Secretary, at

Navy Blue ARVS waterproof coats suitable for both winter and summer racecourse work; ARVS logo on front and Veterinary Surgeon on the back. The coats have been extensively trialed by ARVS committee members. Members first attending the Casualty Management Seminar or those on a 5 year refresher will automatically get a coat as part of their registration. They are otherwise also available for £95.

BARTA Emergency Vet Grab Bag

The BARTA Emergency Vet Grab Bag has been developed by BARTA vets for equine veterinary professionals providing emergency support during equestrian racing or eventing and for everyday veterinary emergencies. It is available for ARVS members for £95.

Featuring 2 distinct colour coded sides, the bespoke layout provides the essential equipment for immediate first aid or euthanasia. Ergonomic handles link together to form a comfortable carry bag or padded shoulder strap offers a hands-free carry option for longer periods. The bag is made of micrAgard, our anti-microbial fabric which promotes hygiene and ease of cleaning.

Features include:

  • Drop down sides for immediate first aid or euthanasia
  • Attachments for pre-filled syringes and padded drug bottle storage
  • Race card pocket and outer radio pouch
  • Discrete internal pocket for firearm to prevent contamination from leakage from syringes
  • Durable abrasion and fire-resistant construction
  • Waterproof, antibacterial and wipe clean micrAgard Plus materials
  • Rugged YKK lockable zips
  • Adjustable padded shoulder strap

Race Day Bag
 – A leather Gladstone Bag, adapted to conveniently carry all the equipment that might be needed in an emergency is now available at a cost of £150 plus postage. This bag is a high quality item that will give years of service with a touch of style.


Endoscopy Pads – Pads of duplicate Endoscopy Forms are available from the Association via our secretary at a cost of £15 including postage or single sheets can be downloaded from our Members’ Area.



Veterinary Arm Bands – These are not supplied by the ARVS but the RCA supply these to the racecourses.  Contact your racecourse to obtain these for you.