10 Aug 2018
BHS Scotland has teamed up with an MBA student from Robert Gordon’s University to carry out some research on the benefits that equines bring to the people of Scotland and the economy.
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.
2 July 2018
Please find advice from the Animal Health Trust about Equine Herpes Virus (EHV). This advice has been issued due to increased reports of the virus in several European countries. Please read the advice to ensure you are aware of any of the potential s...
8 May 2018
We’d like to say a big thank you to everyone that came to visit us at Badminton Horse Trials. We had a great time in the sunshine and we are proud to have been charity of the year. The British Horse Society works hard to promote the prevention ...
12 Apr 2018
The 2018 Randox Health Grand National Festival at Aintree Racecourse will once again see Britain’s leading equine welfare organisations and charities come together to highlight the welfare factors which affect Britain’s horses.
Horse owners across Scotland are invited to the annual Scottish Equine Welfare Conference (11 May) which will be held at the Weipers Centre Equine Hospital, Glasgow and will this year focus on ‘Keeping the Modern Equine’.
The consultation runs until 30 May 2018
26 Mar 2018
Calling all yard owners… we want to know about your business rates situation! Almost one year on from the sharp increase in rateable values, and in the latest phase of our business rates campaign, we have launched a short survey to ask you about your...
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.
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.
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