horses

12-July-2013

The recent outcry from the British Equine Veterinary Association (BEVA) about DIY micro-chipping of horses (yes, apparently people really do) has been reported in this week’s Horse & Hound.  According to H&H, Amazon has bowed to pressure and stopped selling…



13-December-2012

We tend to think of Anti Social Behaviour Orders as an urban thing.  Hoodies and housing estates spring to mind.  But ASBOs go to the countryside too, Tom Price, of Glamorgan Horse Traders Ltd, has been given an ASBO in…


3-November-2011

I have been known to blog about the statutory warranties of “satisfactory quality”, “fitness for purpose” and “correspondence with description” which are automatically given by a horse dealer, breeder or producer to a private buyer.  I am often asked if…


25-October-2011

Another week – another horse dispute.  I mentioned in an earlier blog the new pre-purchase vetting report introduced last month.  One suggestion included in the notes to the report is that the seller be asked to give a warranty with…