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Equine dentistry
BEVA seeks to dispel confusion about equine dental procedures

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A NEW information leaflet explaining the regulations surrounding equine dental care has been produced by the British Equine Veterinary Association (BEVA) in response to a recent poll of its members, which indicated that more than half were unaware of what tasks can be delegated to suitably qualified equine dental technicians (EDTs) and what level of veterinary supervision is needed.

BEVA points out that all diagnostic and treatment procedures in a horse's mouth are ‘acts of veterinary surgery’ under the Veterinary Surgeons …

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