9 Sept 2019
If you're looking to get into shape this season, riding might just be the perfect workout for you.
Over the years, research has proven that horse riding gives you significant health benefits, as well as a day full of fun. Whether you are an e...
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...
5 Nov 2018
BHS Scotland held a well-attended equestrian access conference in Loch Lomond and the Trossachs National Park.
Kenny Auld, Access, Recreation and Health Manager for Loch Lomond and The Trossachs National Park Authority received a BHS access award.
4 July 2018
Members of The British Horse Society (BHS) Fellows and Instructors Association and their guests took part in an organised day trip to three of Ireland’s top equine locations on Tuesday 26 June.
8 Mar 2018
Results of a new pilot study on the effects of rider weight on equine performance, presented at the National Equine Forum on 8 March 2018, show that high rider: horse bodyweight ratios can induce temporary lameness and discomfort.
9 Feb 2017
Cyclists, pedestrians and equestrians on Highways England’s Network
The British Horse Society represented equestrians in a report ensuring safe crossings on the Strategic Road Network (SRN) managed by Highways England.
The report describ...
28 July 2016
The British Horse Society (BHS) urges GPs to recommend horse riding as a way for patients to meet the recommended exercise targets.
18 Feb 2016
The British Horse Society (BHS) has teamed up with the University of Surrey’s School of Veterinary Medicine to launch a new scheme to develop links between veterinary students, horse owners and the work of the BHS.
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