18 Feb 2016
The British Horse Society (BHS) has teamed up with the University of Surrey’s School of Veterinary Medicine to launch a new scheme to develop links between veterinary students, horse owners and the work of the BHS.
25 Sept 2015
The BHS has congratulated long-term member Cheryl Huggins for winning our top prize of £2,000 in the Castration Appeal prize draw run during 2015
18 Aug 2015
The BHS has recently seen a surge in questions about business rates for equestrian properties. Find out what you can do and what help's available
22 Apr 2015
The equine industry in Scotland is growing, and according to Horse Scotland it contributes £228 million to the Scottish economy per year (excluding racing); however there is a need for greater regulation and coordination in order to reduc...
18 Mar 2015
The country’s largest welfare charities, countryside and farming organisations have welcomed the passing of the Control of Horses Bill.
28 July 2014
Hundreds have joined in with a new social media campaign, pledging to ‘tack up and be counted’ by describing how they do it, using the #mysport and encouraging others to do the same.
14 Nov 2012
More and more people are becoming aware that we are on the verge of a genuine equine welfare crisis in the UK on a completely unprecedented scale. But there is a simple way that everyone can help lobby for crucial legislation and funding.
7 Nov 2012
The British Horse Society has welcomed the opportunity to comment on the Welsh Government’s Draft Road Safety Delivery Plan but is flabbergasted that there is no mention of horse riders or carriage drivers being classed as a vulnerable group.
2 Nov 2012
We are speaking out against any company that is encouraging people to buy a horse for Christmas.
16 Oct 2012
The British Horse Society, along with other major welfare charities, has called for government and public help in a landmark report that warns of an impending crisis in England and Wales which could leave the welfare of 6,000* horses at risk.
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