Equine Vet of the Year Award
The three finalists have been announced for this year's Equine Vet of the Year Award.
New BEVA president Keith Chandler has been shortlisted, alongside practitioner Jess Hill from Gloucestershire and vet Lee Paul from Cardiff.
Organisers say this year has received the highest amount of nominees ever for the award, which will be announced at the Animal Health Trust (AHT) Equestrian Awards this November.
Isabella Von Mesterhazy, a spokesperson for organisers Petplan, said: "Anyone motivated to nominate their vet for this award must hold them in extremely high regard, so once again we were very impressed by both the quality and quantity of nominations we received.
"It is heartwarming to read the submissions that describe the outstanding contributions made by all the nominees in keeping owners happy and horses healthy."