Why can’t I treat for the best welfare of my horse?

17 Jul 14

You can, and BHA’s risk management for Detection Times includes assessment of both the risk from treating (integrity) and not treating (welfare) and makes an informed judgement to allow appropriate treatment.

The Rule (C) 28 – Veterinary treatment and medication state that a Trainer must ensure that all treatments and medication administered to a horse under his care or control are given in the interests of its best health and welfare.