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Equestrian Law

Legal support for horse owners, trainers and riders

Legal support for horse owners, trainers and riders

Equine Law covers an increasingly broad spectrum of issues associated with the world of Equestrian pursuits and business.

At Kidwells, we have the technical expertise and practical equine knowledge to offer our clients a truly personal and specialist Equestrian Law service.

The Equestrian industry traditionally operates on verbal agreements. Although these are legally binding, they are difficult to prove in the absence of written evidence. Our Equestrian specialists can provide bespoke legal advice and assistance for all Equestrian matters including:

If you are unfortunate enough to find yourself in a disagreement regarding a contractual arrangement involving a horse, or find yourself in dispute regarding equestrian services provided to you perhaps say, a vet or farrier, our equestrian litigators have the expertise to assist you to find a resolution.

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Latest News from our Equestrian Law Lawyers

Should I feed a fly-grazed pony?

In the field adjacent to my house are some fly-grazed ponies. The grazing is poor and I am worried what will happen to them over winter. My friend says I shouldn’t feed or care for them because it c...

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I ride with a headcam – can I use the footage?

“I ride with a headcam. In the event of an accident, can I use the footage to prosecute someone?” Answer: A headcam is increasingly popular with horse riders. Whilst many drivers understan...

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Shutting the Stable Door after the Horse has Bolted?

The equine industry traditionally operates on the basis of legally binding verbal agreements. However, should you get a horse home to discover that it differed to what you expected, you will have diff...

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