28 Oct 2020
BHS Scotland is urging all Scottish horse and pony owners to apply for their ScotEquine card.
15 Oct 2020
The following guidance was written by the Department for Environment, Food & Rural Affairs (DEFRA).
Reminder: guidance for importing and exporting horses and other equines from GB to the EU from 1 January
With some three months remaining until th...
2 Oct 2020
Colic Awareness Week is back: Monday 5th to 11th October and this year the ‘React Now to Beat Colic’ campaign, run by The British Horse Society (BHS) and The University of Nottingham, is asking all horse owners to make a pledge and sign up to receiv...
29 Sept 2020
From 1 January 2021 any unregistered horse, other equine or one that is being exported permanently from GB to EU or Northern Ireland, would have to be in GB (or another country with a similar or enhanced health status, including any EU state) for 90 ...
28 Sept 2020
As horse owners and carers we all want to keep our horses and ponies fit and healthy. So that the BHS can support the wellbeing of horses and ponies we would like to hear your thoughts on the impact of equine contagious diseases.
15 Sept 2020
To coincide with the start of UK Coaching Week 2020 (14-20 September) UK Coaching is encouraging parents, players and athletes to recognise and support the people who provide great coaching to their communities by pledging their own time – or by simp...
24 Aug 2020
British Equestrian, the national governing body for equestrian sport in the UK, has been awarded £150,000 of National Lottery funding by Sport England to enable it to support riding centres that are struggling during this difficult time
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 ...
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...
10 June 2020
At the British Horse Society we are acutely aware of what horses mean to us all and how importantly we regard their wellbeing and safety. We have always campaigned for horses and riders to keep them both safe and healthy and to raise awareness of th...
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