19 Mar 2020
According to the UK MET Office February 2020 was the UK’s wettest February on record in a series dating back to 1862. The UK had 209.1mm of rain which is 237% of the average for February. This made stables almost unbearable with so much mud yo...
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 -...
19 Dec 2019
It has been 20 years since the launch of the BHS Challenge Rides, and it's safe to say these last few years have been full with adventure and 2020 looks to be an exciting year. This Christmas is the perfect opportunity to treat yourself and your lov...
28 Oct 2019
As part of our Amazon Smile campaign, where Amazon donates 0.5% of your total purchase spend to charity with no cost to you, we've pulled together some shopping inspiration, which we believe will help you get through this month. All you have to do i...
18 Oct 2019
The British Horse Society (BHS) and Canewdon Equestrians are launching a new initiative today (18 October) to teach primary school children between the ages of 9-11 years old on how to pass horses safely on the road as pedestrians, cyclists and passe...
21 Aug 2019
Ever wondered about what it takes to be a jockey? The riders for our Newbury Charity Race are about to find out the hard way...
To help raise funds for the BHS, 12 keen riders have opted to take up the reins to compete in a one mile flat race at Ber...
24 July 2019
Many equestrian routes are fragmented and can now only be reached using busy roads. Our research has shown that there have been 3,797 road incidents involving horses reported to us since November 2010. These incidents sadly involved the dea...
3 July 2019
BHS Scotland enjoyed a successful Royal Highland Show 2019.
21 June 2019
We are increasingly seeing instances where well-meaning animal lovers wrongly accuse charities over social media of failing to act, resulting in rising tensions and, in some cases, leading to people taking the law into their own hands to ‘rescue’ pon...
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...
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