Vets fight EU rules to keep access to bute

Vets across Europe hope to win an exemption from EU rules for phenylbutazone, or "bute", one of the UK's most commonly prescribed equine drugs. The horse is classed as a food-producing animal, so only substances with known residue times in meat can be used on horses which might end up for human consumption. Bute has… Continue reading Vets fight EU rules to keep access to bute