Health, welfare, guidelines and requirements for horse owners in Queensland.
Ban on the use of electric prodders on horses
Electric prodders must not be used on horses in Queensland from 1 August 2020.
Maintaining horse welfare through dry times
Learn more about managing the health and welfare of horses in your care, during times when feed and water may be in short supply.
- Last reviewed: 22 Nov 2022
- Last updated: 22 Nov 2022
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