7 Jan 2015
Numerous scandals, lack of enforcement and confusion of the passport system – what is being done to resolve the issues and how important are passports? Emmeline Hannelly reports.
17 Dec 2014
As we near the end of another year, what have our members and supporters helped us achieve in 2014? Take a look
20 Nov 2014
The British Horse Society has presented the results of its research into ragwort at a stakeholder summit with Defra after conducting the largest survey of the English equine population.
1 Sept 2014
Charities launch new report as Government committee debates crisis and problem spreads to Environment Secretary’s constituency
22 July 2014
The British Horse Society has launched a major survey supported by Defra to assess levels of awareness and concern about ragwort, a plant that can cause serious, and sometimes fatal harm, to horses.
16 July 2014
A powerful coalition of equine welfare charities and countryside organisations has welcomed the move for Parliament to debate solutions to the illegal fly grazing of horses through a Private Members Bill launched in the House of Commons
12 May 2014
The BEVA and Government are calling on all horse owners to participate in a quick online survey to find out more about dental care, hoof care and musculoskeletal therapy for horses.
9 May 2014
A revision of the Tripartite Agreement (TPA) for the movement of horses between the countries of the UK, Ireland and France comes into force soon, affecting paperwork requirements.
28 Jan 2014
A Welsh Bill providing local authorities with the tools to combat fly grazing, abandonment and the straying of horses comes into force today. But while charities welcome the decisive action of Wales, they fear this could mean real trouble for England
27 Nov 2013
The need for urgent Government action to end the neglect of thousands of horses by addressing the illegal and unacceptable practice of fly grazing in England was the subject of a recent Westminster Hall debate - but Defra has been reluctant to act.
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