** EHV 1 Virus - Returning From International Travel (Horses, riders, owners, grooms and drivers) **

   19 Mar 2021

1) All stakeholders (Riders, owners, grooms and drivers) returning from Europe CANNOT attend any Dressage Ireland Event upon return to Ireland for a period of 14 days.

2) HORSES returning from Europe must quarantine and CANNOT attend any Dressage Ireland event for a period of 28 days upon return to Ireland and must present two clear tests as outlined by Horse Sport Ireland (HSI), Department of Agriculture, Food and the Marine (DAFM) and the Irish Equine Centre. For full protocols please
click here to view the EHV-1 Protocols

3) Premises where horses have returned from Europe must provide veterinary documentation to the Dressage Ireland office to support evidence of isolation from other horses under their care before they can attend any Dressage Ireland Event.

Dressage Ireland is endeavouring to make every effort to keep our industry open and we please ask all members to act responsibly at this time and to double their efforts to keep both Covid 19 and EHV 1 at bay.

Thank you for your cooperation and understanding

Dressage Ireland