Dogs at Agistment Centres

A British court recently ordered the owner of a livery yard (agistment centre) in England to pay the owner of a mare £7,000 (roughly $14,000) compensation for injury that the mare sustained when attacked by 2 dogs belonging to the yard’s owner.  The mare was being led in from a field when the dogs chased…

Dogs and horses

Increasing numbers of urban people engage in horse related activities who have little or no knowledge or understanding of dogs and their behaviours and their interaction with horses. It is the potential for interaction between dogs and horses which gives rise to legal obligations of dog owners (including urban dwellers who take their dogs with…