23 Nov 2012
With the horrendous spell of weather experienced this week, and with more rain forecast, large parts of the country are battling against flood conditions. As miserable as these conditions are for us, they are even worse for our four-legged frien...
7 Nov 2012
The British Horse Society has welcomed the opportunity to comment on the Welsh Government’s Draft Road Safety Delivery Plan but is flabbergasted that there is no mention of horse riders or carriage drivers being classed as a vulnerable group.
5 Nov 2012
The UK’s largest equestrian charity, The British Horse Society, has celebrated its 65th birthday.
The Society, which has equine welfare at its heart, was founded on 5 November 1947 with the amalgamation of two organisations – the In...
1 Nov 2012
For many people, Bonfire Night is an enjoyable evening spent watching spectacular firework displays and warming themselves by a bonfire, but for horse owners it can be a time of concern and distress.
Fireworks can frighten even the most sensible ho...
1 Oct 2012
This year there were three recipients of the honour, Nicki Whittaker, Graeme Baxter and Shirley Nixon.
8 Aug 2012
The BHS is congratulating all members of Team GBR’s dressage squad after they achieved the country’s first ever Olympic dressage medal, in particular Charlotte Dujardin, after turning down the traditional top hat in favour of a helmet.
3 Aug 2012
The British Horse Society (BHS) has published the results of research to determine the effect of self-closing gates on horse riders.
30 July 2012
The British Horse Society is calling for all equestrians to have their say on the future of equestrian access.
27 July 2012
Horse riders and carriage drivers are being urged to give their views on whether lowering speed limits will make our roads safer.
24 July 2012
Whether horse riders or cyclists, it is hoped that a new advice leaflet will help to make time in the saddle safer and more enjoyable for all.
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