4 May 2016
Atypical myopathy, also referred to as seasonal pasture myopathy, is a disease that can quickly debilitate a horse and can prove to be fatal in more than 75% of cases.
20 Apr 2016
BHS Scotland in association with World Horse Welfare held an Equine Welfare Conference at World Horse Welfare Rescue and Rehoming Centre at Belwade Farm on Wednesday 20 April 2016.
Professor Derek Knottenbelt Chaired the conference where the subjects...
26 Aug 2015
With autumn fast approaching warnings are being issue to horse owners to be aware of the measures that can be taken to decrease the chances of horses consuming sycamore seeds and developing Atypical Myopathy.
23 June 2015
HRH The Princess Royal, as Patron of the Moredun Foundation, received a cheque from The British Horse Society for £37,000 on behalf of the Equine Grass Sickness Fund at the Royal Highland Show today (19 June).
Equine Grass Sickn...
19 June 2015
HRH The Princess Royal, as Patron of the Moredun Foundation, has been presented with a cheque from The British Horse Society for £37,000 on behalf of the Equine Grass Sickness Fund at the Royal Highland Show.
22 Apr 2015
The equine industry in Scotland is growing, and according to Horse Scotland it contributes £228 million to the Scottish economy per year (excluding racing); however there is a need for greater regulation and coordination in order to reduc...
5 Mar 2015
After a worrying increase in the number of suspected and confirmed cases of Atypical Myopathy in the UK in the autumn of 2014, the BHS urges vigilance for the devastating disease this spring
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
1 Dec 2014
Veterinary experts have issued a timely reminder to horse owners to ensure their animals are vaccinated against equine flu after a raft of new outbreaks have been recorded in the UK over the last three months.
2 June 2014
Everyone from private horse owners through to managers of large commercial establishments were provided with key advice on protecting their animals from disease at our 2014 Welfare Conference in partnership with SAC Consulting Veterinary Services.
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