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...
BHS Scotland and Scottish Natural Heritage recently joined forces with nearly 100 volunteers to undertake a multi-use audit of nine of Scotland’s Great Trails to see if they are passable by horse riders.
This report identifies and record...
1 Apr 2015
The British Horse Society, the UK’s only equine charity with a dedicated safety team, has expressed concern after a record number of dog attacks on horses were reported to the charity last month
6 Mar 2015
The BHS is delighted to hear that yet another Local Authority, Bridgend in Wales, has banned sky (Chinese) lanterns
6 Feb 2015
See how much was accomplished by BHS Access and Bridleways Officers and Affiliated Equestrian Access Groups in 2014.
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
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.
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.
30 Oct 2014
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. Read our top tips for your horse’s safety.
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