Virginia to Regulate Equine Dentists

There are perhaps 300 people in the nation, and a few dozen in Virginia, who claim the title of "horse dentist," in the obscure trade that dates to at least the 13th century. Normally known only to horse owners and veterinarians, it has been in the political spotlight of late.

Last week, Virginia joined the growing number of states that have passed laws to regulate the lay profession.

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