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 ...
11 July 2018
Many horses will find the current heatwave uncomfortable, but the good news is there is plenty we can do to help keep them cool and happy.
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.
22 Mar 2018
Greater Manchester Police’s (GMP) Mounted Unit will be the first force in the country, to take The British Horse Society’s ‘Ride Safe’ Award. They want to lead by example and show riders of all ages and abilities, that it is vital that they learn how...
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.
7 Feb 2018
Meet Helene Mauchlen our National Manager for Scotland. As part of our ‘I didn’t know the BHS did that’ campaign for our Platinum Year, throughout February we will be focusing on the work that our team of 13 regional and national managers do. No two ...
11 Sept 2017
The British Horse Society (BHS) welcomes Hampshire County Council’s recent work fitting anti-slip treads to three bridge crossings over the railway in the New Forest, providing safer links to tracks across the New Forest Crownlands.
3 Oct 2016
New mounting blocks have been installed by Highways England either side of the Chilworth Drove bridge to allow horse riders to easily dismount and safely use the bridge with their horses.
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...
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