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DEFRA Updates Equine Transport Rules

11 May 2015

UK - Following a review, imports of permanent and temporary horses from third countries (non-EU countries) can now travel together.

This is dependent on an update to equine transport rules, provided:

  • They are eligible to travel into the EU and have not mixed in transport with animals not destined for the EU.
  • They have the correct documentation and health assurances.
  • The transporter has received agreement from the importer.

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