Welcome to the Rainbow Equine Hospital

The largest fully equipped RCVS Tier 3 Equine Referral Hospital in the North East offering the most advanced diagnostic and surgical modalites in state of the art facilities and staffed with recognized American and European specialists in equine soft tissue and orthopaedic surgery, internal medicine and diagnostic imaging.

Our on the road team of equine only vets have a combined total of over 70 years equine experience ensuring the best of primary care for your horses.

  • Vet Referrals

    We welcome all referrals on both elective and emergency basis. Call us to consult directly over the phone or visit our online referrals page.

    Vet Referrals
  • Hospital Facilities

    Rainbow Equine Hospital offer the most advanced diagnostic and surgical services in continually updated state of the art facilities.

  • Emergency

    For our 24 hour emergency service call us on 01653 695743 and follow the emergency instructions to reach us quickly.

  • Symptom Checker

    Does your horse need to see us? Is it urgent? Click here to use our Interactive Symptom Checker to find out.

    Symptom Checker

Latest News

  • lantern burn


    Please don’t use the Chinese lanterns on bonfire night, these terrible injuries were caused when a lantern dropped onto the horses rug and set light to it. There are haystacks and livery yards all around here that could go up if these things land on straw or hay bales.  

  • Dr. Barry Grant and Dr. Jonathan Anderson perform wobbler surgery.

    North East Regional Meeting – Wobblers

    http://www.beva.org.uk/news-and-events/beva-courses/view/447 All Veterinary Surgeons  welcome to the North East Regional Meeting – Wobblers.  Dr. Jonathan Anderson speaking, registration at 6.30 pm this evening (Monday 13th October) at Thirsk Racecourse.