Monthly Archives: September 2007

Stable Visit to Jim Bolgers’s Yard

ITBA South Eastern Region, Will Host a Stable Visit
To Jim Bolger?s Yard, at Coolcullen Co. Kilkenny
On Thursday 27th September 2007

Departing from car park of Lord Bagenal, Leighlinbridge at 2.pm Sharp

This is a unique opportunity to view the horses and facilities of a Classic winning stable that is enjoying a tremendous season.

All are...

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Equine Infectious Anaemia (EIA) and Equine Viral Arteritis (EVA) in France.

The ITBA has received reports of the situation regarding these two diseases in France.

EIA. Two outbreaks have occurred this year, both in the department of Ardeche in Normandy. The first outbreak was in May-June in which two horses were euthanised. Tests on all horses in a 3km zone surrounding the outbreak were negative and will...

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FMD Certification NOT to be reintroducted

Following the outbreak of foot and mouth disease in Surrey in August, the EU Commission adopted a number of Decisions, one of which introduced a requirement for veterinary health certification for horses travelling to or from Britain. This requirement was later removed by a subsequent amending Decision.

The department has confirm that, while a new...

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FMD Confirmed in Surrey

RELEASE FROM DEFRA; 17.00, 12 SEPTEMBER

Foot and Mouth Disease confirmed in Surrey: national movement ban in place

Update: 17:00, 12 September

This afternoon a Temporary Control Zone has been put around one premises in Norfolk. This is a precautionary measure. An assessment of clinical symptoms by Animal Health veterinary staff has been carried out, and...

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