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Guidance for horse owners and passport issuing organisations

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Requirements for horse passports and how the horse regime should work.

Specific guidance for owners, authorised Passport Issuing Organisations, Veterinary Surgeons, Slaughterhouse Operators and the Meat Hygiene Service, Local Authority Inspectors, and Auctioneers.

Specific information on the Unique Equine Life Number, and the development of the National Equine Database (NED).