Following guidance published by the Government on 27th March 2020, until further notice, we are recommending to our members that they only attend horses that are classed as in urgent need of hoof care. If attendance is required for hoof care then we still recommend following the below process for everyone’s well being:
Lack of hoof care is a welfare issue to individual equines and therefore whilst it is safe and legal to do so, the EPA suggests that its members continue to provide equine podiatry services to their clients. The EPA recognises the importance of reducing disease transmission, and therefore suggests clients take the following precautions to […]
IMPORTANT INFORMATION FOR CLIENTS Equine Influenza is a highly contagious disease affecting horses, donkeys and mules and causing respiratory symptoms. In light of the current UK outbreak, we are asking all of our Members’ clients to take the following preventative action to help to reduce risk of contamination: – Notify your visiting EP if any […]
A stellar line up of speakers including Sharon May-Davis and Carol Michaels.
The EPA Conference for 2018 has been announced. Next year it will be on 11th and 12th August and will be returning to the lovely venue of Hartpury College in Gloucestershire.
HOOF REHABILITATION AND BAREFOOT LIVERY CENTRE NOW OPEN… Sally Bell DEP, Member of the EPAUK and BHSAI has just developed one of the only dedicated barefoot facilities run by an Equine Podiatrist in the UK, offering specialised rehabilitation livery for horses and ponies needing to recover from more serious or long-term hoof health issues. We also have 6 unique opportunities for part livery on a permanent basis…..
The Association’s AGM will be held electronically on the members’ forum this year. It will run from 7th -14th August and is open to all Full and Student members. All Full and Student members are encouraged to contribute to discussions (although only Full Members are entitled to vote on any motions), your attendance is important […]
The EPA (UK) are pleased to annouce that we have set up an insurance policy for all full members of the association. The premium and cover offered compares favourably against other insurers in the market. More information about the policy and details of how to apply can be found on the members portion of this website, and EPA […]