Borough Council of Wellingborough

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Welfare of horses in Wellingborough

Published Tuesday, 18 February 2020

The Borough Council of Wellingborough’s environmental health officers are aware of the concerns from residents regarding the welfare of horses at the Embankment and Irthlingborough Road.

Officers are working with the lead authority for animal welfare, RSPCA and trading standards at Northamptonshire County Council to provide the relevant support and ensure the welfare of these animals.

Anyone who discovers a deceased horse is advised to contact the local authority and/or trading standards and the RSPCA who in partnership will investigate the matter.