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...
5 Mar 2020
Speaking out about Strangles is the focus of a new national week of action launched today [5th March] by some of the UK’s largest equine welfare organisations.
According to the Animal Health Trust, an average of 600 cases of Strangles -...
30 Aug 2019
Meet our amateur jockeys before they head to the starting gate for a mile long race on the flat in aid of the BHS’ charity appeals.
Support your favourite jockey(s), and their preferred causes, by donating on their individual fundraising pages....
30 July 2019
The BHS would like to thank the Department of Agriculture, Environment and Rural Affairs (DAERA) for commissioning and publishing the study and subsequent report on the analysis of the equine industry in Northern Ireland which you can read here. Thi...
7 June 2019
Facebook Live – General Meeting Questions
Chief Executive’s Office
Could you outline what the top three priorities are for the BHS in the next six to 12 months?
Our three Strategic Priorities are:
Increase the number of people taking...
3 Dec 2018
BHS Scotland supports research on the economic impact of equines in Scotland.
26 Oct 2018
The Response of The British Horse Society
Download our shorter proforma response.
The Society supports the proposal for a new Land Management Programme to replace CAP in its entirety, and welcomes the Public Goods scheme to deliver more public goods ...
29 Jan 2018
Racing Welfare has introduced a Welfare Officer, Lucy, working across Scotland to ensure that industry staff receive support to navigate life challenges such as accidents and injuries, mental health and wellbeing, money matters, relationships and ret...
20 Nov 2017
A new report, conducted by the UK’s largest equestrian charity, The British Horse Society recommends reducing the national speed limit on roads where there is frequent equestrian activity.
1 May 2017
The British Horse Society (BHS) Scotland, is calling for a review of business rates for equestrian enterprises, which are going to rise by up to 150% for some.
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