The British Horseracing Authority (BHA) are currently communicating the important update detailed below to raceday staff, racecourse staff and all unlicensed trainers with entries for Hunter Chases next week.
All runners require the below information to be produced on arrival to the racecourse:
a) Compliant EI vaccines within SIX calendar months of the race date, recorded in the horse’s passport, as required by the Rules and signed by a veterinary surgeon
b) Equine Influenza Declaration Form (EIDF), which details the horse’s temperature on the morning of arrival to the racecourse.
In addition to (a) and (b), horses from NON-LICENSED YARDS are also required to provide the following:
c) PCR Form confirming a negative result for Equine Influenza from a nasopharyngeal swab taken during the 72 hours prior to arrival at the racecourse. All documentation should be emailed email@example.com prior to arrival AND presented again on arrival at the racecourse. (Trainer responsibility).