Is your horse, pony or donkey microchipped?

Is your horse or pony microchipped? Did you know it will be a legal requirement in England by 1st October this year (and early next year for Scotland and Wales)? Speak to your vet if you don’t have it booked in already!

Deadlines:

England: 1 October 2020
Scotland:28 March 2021
Wales: 12 February 2021

A few articles that might be useful:

Department for Environment, Food & Rural Affairs – https://www.gov.uk/government/news/equine-owners-urged-to-microchip-horses-ahead-of-1st-october-deadline

British Equestrian Federation – https://www.britishequestrian.org.uk/equine/passports/microchips

British Horse Society – https://www.bhs.org.uk/advice-and-information/horse-ownership/horse-passports/microchipping

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Wishing you a Happy Christmas!

It might not be the Christmas you envisaged, but remember, at least we don’t have to socially distance from our four legged friends! In these times I think we are particularly lucky to have them in our lives. Wishing you, your loved ones, and your horses a happy and healthy Christmas. As well as a much improved 2021…!