16 July 2020
Moredun, with partners from the Equine Grass Sickness Fund (EGSF), the Royal (Dick) School for Veterinary Studies, University of Edinburgh, University of Liverpool, the British Horse Society and World Horse Welfare have produced a comprehensive bookl...
9 July 2020
The Eat Out to Help Out scheme has been launched as part of the Government’s package of support to businesses. If your riding school runs a cafeteria you may be able to benefit.
If you run a cafeteria or eatery connected with your busines...
1 July 2020
If you're looking for a strong bond with a healthy, happy horse, the Challenge Awards are perfect for you. You can learn how to care for horses, develop hands-on, practical skills and get stuck in with the day-to-day tasks.
It doesn’t matter ...
Riding schools have welcomed the recent announcement that in England covered arenas and indoor schools can be used from Saturday 4 July. The BHS have been lobbying for the reopening of covered arenas as they should not be categorised in the same way ...
A brand new story map has been created for the John Muir Way which provides a step-by-step guide to potential multi-use access barriers along the 134-mile route across central Scotland from Helensburgh to Dunbar.
Thanks to BHS Scotland’s countr...
The Animals and Wildlife (Penalties, Protections and Powers) (Scotland) Bill was passed on Wednesday 24 June 2020.
The Bill provides further protections to animals and wildlife in Scotland. It amends the Animal Health and Welfare (Scotlan...
26 June 2020
Scottish Government has finalised its equine ID guidance so the ScotEquine database and smart cards will become operational in July and the government are about to contact every horse owner in Scotland to remind them of their responsibilities.
8 June 2020
The British Horse Society (BHS) is issuing a warning to members of the public to not feed any horses they may encounter whilst out and about.
With more people taking to the countryside during the COVID-19 pandemic, the BHS has been ma...
5 June 2020
Volunteers’ Week 2020 runs from 1st – 7th of June and is an annual celebration of the contribution that millions of people make every year by Volunteering in the UK.
Volunteers Week is our opportunity to say a heartfelt “Thank You f...
28 May 2020
As days turn to weeks and weeks turn to months, it can be easy to feel disheartened during lockdown. In this time, it is important to keep yourself focused and occupied to create a positive mindset.
Take this opportunity to spend valuable time in y...
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