28 May 2016
A serious road incident involving police horses has prompted a new horse road safety campaign, launched today (28 May) in Manchester city centre.
5 May 2016
East of England
Five bursaries of £200 each have been awarded to BHS members in the Eastern region to help them achieve their equestrian ambitions. The bursaries were available across a range of categories, including professional (for those working in the horse indu...
20 Apr 2016
BHS Scotland in association with World Horse Welfare held an Equine Welfare Conference at World Horse Welfare Rescue and Rehoming Centre at Belwade Farm on Wednesday 20 April 2016.
Professor Derek Knottenbelt Chaired the conference where the subjects...
27 Jan 2016
The British Horse Society is committed to promoting, through its Approvals scheme, the highest standards of equine welfare, equestrianism and customer serviceatriding schools, livery yards and trekking centres.
Our Approved Establishments have horse...
21 Sept 2015
Charities have identified the need for impartial guidance on the issue of when and how to use grazing muzzles responsibly.
26 Aug 2015
With autumn fast approaching warnings are being issue to horse owners to be aware of the measures that can be taken to decrease the chances of horses consuming sycamore seeds and developing Atypical Myopathy.
1 July 2015
As temperatures soar and we all try desperately to top up our tans, it is important not to forget that it isn’t just us people who suffer in the heat.
Many horses will find the current heatwave uncomfortable, but the good news is there is ple...
23 June 2015
HRH The Princess Royal, as Patron of the Moredun Foundation, received a cheque from The British Horse Society for £37,000 on behalf of the Equine Grass Sickness Fund at the Royal Highland Show today (19 June).
Equine Grass Sickn...
19 June 2015
HRH The Princess Royal, as Patron of the Moredun Foundation, has been presented with a cheque from The British Horse Society for £37,000 on behalf of the Equine Grass Sickness Fund at the Royal Highland Show.
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...
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