8 Mar 2018
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.
7 Feb 2018
Meet Helene Mauchlen our National Manager for Scotland. As part of our ‘I didn’t know the BHS did that’ campaign for our Platinum Year, throughout February we will be focusing on the work that our team of 13 regional and national managers do. No two ...
26 Jan 2018
Viv Spencer was thrown from her horse when a loose dog ran onto her land, causing her horse to panic, bolt and kick. She received a kick to the head and leg, but didn’t suffer any serious injuries thanks to her new hat.
11 Jan 2018
January news and forecast from BHS Scotland.
5 Jan 2018
The British Horse Society campaigns for the creation of new off-road routes and we work to keep these routes available for riders and carriage drivers to do.
8 Oct 2017
Forest Enterprise Scotland has produced new advisory posters that raise awareness of the needs of dog walkers and horse riders who visit Scotland’s forests.
25 Sept 2017
Because of a spate of serious dog attacks on ridden horses in Scotland, BHS Scotland has joined forces with The Forestry Commission Scotland and The Kennel Club to produce a new advisory poster.
28 June 2017
Throughout May, an incredible 1,143 riders and carriage drivers tacked up and took part in The British Horse Society’s first ever Ride Out UK Month, sponsored by Equisafety. The BHS has announced that more than £8,900 has been pledged for its Paths f...
20 Apr 2017
The British Horse Society Scotland has welcomed the launch of Paths for All’s new Outdoor Access Design Guide .
20 Feb 2017
The Society agrees that Wales needs a better and fairer approach to public access for outdoor recreation which is less burdensome to administer, provides for the wide range of activities people want to participate in, with sensible safeguards for lan...
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