Equine Vet Jane Nixon has a wealth of knowledge in most areas of equine veterinary practice, gained over the last 35 years. This is also backed up by her husband; Stewart Hastie’s lifetime of experience and expertise gained over an additional 30 years in advance of Jane’s. In addition to providing routine equine veterinary services to her local client base, Jane also provides 5-stage pre-purchase horse examinations and private equine veterinary referrals and consultancy UK-wide, in addition to holding several prestigious equestrian industry consultancy appointments.
Headquartered in Lausanne, Switzerland, the FEI is the INTERNATIONAL governing body for all equestrian sports.
The BEF is the NATIONAL governing body for the Olympic equestrian sports in the UK and is affiliated to the FEI.
Jane’s consistent approach to evaluating all horses in the same way; always looking for forwardness coupled with balance and levelness; and the high regard in which Jane is held within the world of competitive horse sport, has resulted in her being invited to be a ‘celebrity’ judge on a few occasions in the past.