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


    RERS Fertility Unit First – Jay Light Star in Foal 

    Rainbow Equine Reproductive Services are pleased to announce their Fertility Unit’s first pregnancy.  Jay is the first pregnant Mare which the unit has seen since its recent opening in May. Jay Light Star is a Quarter Horse who shows in Western Events in the UK.  Jay is currently in foal to German Reining Champion Best […]

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    Join the team at Rainbow – Vacancy for a Lab Technician

    Full or Part Time Malton, North Yorkshire Salary commensurate with experience Previous experience essential Position Summary This is an exciting opportunity for the successful candidate to be at the forefront of developing a new veterinary laboratory service. Rainbow Equine Hospital is the leading equine hospital in the North East and is expanding to provide the […]

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    Rainbow Celebrates Ruby’s Recovery

    Rainbow are pleased to announce Ruby’s return to competing after a year of intensive rehabilitation. In January 2014 Ruby was referred to Rainbow Equine Hospital for a lameness investigation. Ultrasound examinations revealed lesions in right and left proximal suspensory ligaments. A course of shock wave treatment followed by intralesional plasma therapy was administered under ultrasound […]

  • Equine Fertility Unit Event

    RERS Open Evening

    On the 6th May, Equine Reproductive Services (ERS) and Rainbow Equine Hospital (REH) celebrated the launch of their new joint venture – Rainbow Equine Reproductive Services (RERS). Almost 100 people attended the Open Evening to support the launch and discover more about the services and facilities on offer at the new unit in Malton. A […]