Carolyn Perkins


Name: Carolyn Perkins
Location: Hillsborough
County: Down
Total Cost: £ 19,772.00
Axis: AXIS 3 : Lagan Rural Partnership
Duration: 22/11/2012 - 31/12/2013
Telephone: (028) 92 683060


Funding to combat deficiencies in service provided by Equine Dentistry Service.


The promoter Carolyn Perkins is proprietor of an equine dentistry clinic. The objective is to provide professional dentistry for horses in Northern Ireland. The applicant has been successful in a previous application for Rural Development grant funding and identified a second phase opportunity.


In order to improve the business and range of services to sustain long term sustainability, the promoter identified the following deficiencies.

  • Site security for visiting horses
  • Lack of toilet facilities for staff and horse owners
  • Website limitations
  • Limitations of existing dentistry equipment.