11 Feb 2013
The British Horse Society received the following letter from the Association of Chief Police Officers at the end of January and we reproduce it here for members’ information:
Equine clothing that closely resembles Police uniform
To The Britis...
7 Feb 2013
BHS Spring Training Convention
31 Jan 2013
The Equestrian Access Forum (EAF) has launched Making Ways for Horses, a new publication highlighting proposals for the future provision of equestrian access in England.
16 Jan 2013
The recent revelations concerning horse meat being identified in various meat products has highlighted concerns about meat traceability and equine welfare.
The British Horse Society believes that a number of serious food hygiene issues nee...
20 Nov 2012
Martin Clunes, President of The British Horse Society, presented awards to individuals and organisations who have given outstanding service to the cause of equestrianism and equine welfare at an awards ceremony at Saddlers' Hall in the City of Lond...
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.
5 Nov 2012
The UK’s largest equestrian charity, The British Horse Society, has celebrated its 65th birthday.
The Society, which has equine welfare at its heart, was founded on 5 November 1947 with the amalgamation of two organisations – the In...
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.
10 Sept 2012
The British Horse Society has successfully opposed an application for fencing part of Telscombe Tye, a Sussex common in the South Downs National Park.
The UK’s best amateur horse riders will be busy practising and polishing this weekend ahead of the British Riding Clubs National Championships, which will take place at the Lincolnshire Show Ground on 15 and 16 September 2012.
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