15 Mar 2019
Donn Collins pays tribute to Clarissa Dawson, BHSI, BHS Stage 5 Performance Coach in Complete Horsemanship, who sadly passed away on March 9 after a brave battle with cancer.
As a newly appointed BHS Examiner (we were not called Assessors in those ...
15 Feb 2019
We are aware of today’s news regarding the Equine Influenza outbreaks and we urge all owners to be extra vigilant of the clinical signs of the virus.
18 Oct 2018
The British Horse Society would like to say a huge thank you to a number of organisations that have supported the clinics over the last three years –
With thanks to:
BEVA Trust, Zoetis, HAPPA, Well Equine, Bransby, Blue Cross, Redwings, World ...
3 Oct 2018
The first in a series of equine healthcare and education clinics to be held in Scotland has been hailed a huge success.
The first in a series of equine healthcare and education clinics to be held in Scotland has been hailed a huge success, with over 22 horses and ponies having attended.
The clinic, run by The British Horse Society (BHS) in association with British Eq...
24 Apr 2018
The UK is in the midst of a horse over-population crisis, with too many horses and not enough knowledgeable owners to look after them, resulting in an increase in the number of cases of abandonment and neglect.
16 Apr 2018
Throughout April, we will be raising awareness of our welfare work, as part of our Platinum Year celebrations.
8 Mar 2018
Stewart Hastie died suddenly on 21st February 2018, aged 95 years. Stewart, a Scotsman, was a graduate of the University of Glasgow and worked as a veterinary surgeon for 74 years, focussing predominantly on horses throughout his career.
Results of a new pilot study on the effects of rider weight on equine performance, presented at the National Equine Forum on 8 March 2018, show that high rider: horse bodyweight ratios can induce temporary lameness and discomfort.
5 Nov 2017
The British Horse Society (BHS) is delighted to announce a special moment in the history of the charity –it’s turning 70 this November.
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