This Protection of Animals (Amendment) Act 1965 references the protection of animals, prohibition of docking and nicking horses, trapping animals, poison, animal contests, ownership etc.
"The premises at which the equine is to be kept must be registered with the Department of Agriculture, Food and the Marine and this premises registration number (PRN) must be supplied to the issuing PIO, with the application for an equine passport." (Source DAFM FAQ). S. 4 "The owner or person in charge of a … Continue reading S.I. No. 113/2014 – Control On Places Where Horses Are Kept Regulations 2014
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Drivers of horse-drawn vehicles must use the same hand signals as riders. Thehorse-drawn vehicle must have two red rear reflectors. At night, the horse-drawnvehicle must also carry a lamp on the right-hand side of the vehicle showing awhite light to the front and a red light to the back.You must not drive a horse-drawn vehicle … Continue reading Road Traffic Legislation
All equines issued with a passport from 1st July 2009, must have a corresponding micro-chip inserted by a veterinary surgeon. Horses, ponies and donkeys must have passports. Foals – obtain a passport before 31 December of the year of birth or within 6 months following the date of its birth, whichever occurs later.Adult horse without … Continue reading S.I. No. 62/2016 – European Union (Identification of Equidae) Regulations 2015