17 Sept 2013
Commodore Jock Alexander, Commanding Officer of Royal Naval Air Station Yeovilton, welcomed guests to a Rider Engagement Day, organised in conjunction with The British Horse Society, where senior aviators from RNAS Yeovilton exchanged information abo...
5 July 2013
The horse and farming community’s longstanding concerns about sky lanterns (also known as Chinese lanterns) have been highlighted by the recent terrible fire at a recycling plant in Birmingham.
19 June 2013
A south Wales man has been found guilty of causing unnecessary suffering and failing to meet the needs of 27 horses. The verdict came a month after his two sons admitted offences relating to the same group of equines.
22 Feb 2013
The British Horse Society has joined forces with road safety organisation, GEM Motoring Assist, to take a new approach to horse and rider safety on the roads.
With almost 10 percent of reported incidents in 2012 resulting in a horse fatality and&nbs...
11 Feb 2013
The British Horse Society received the following letter from the Association of Chief Police Officers at the end of January and we reproduce it here for members’ information:
Equine clothing that closely resembles Police uniform
To The Britis...
5 Feb 2013
The British Horse Society welcomes the Government's unequivocal statement that a new independent body will be created to hold in trust the nation's publicly-owned forests for future generations.
Mark Weston, Director of Access, Safety and Welfare sa...
14 Nov 2012
More and more people are becoming aware that we are on the verge of a genuine equine welfare crisis in the UK on a completely unprecedented scale. But there is a simple way that everyone can help lobby for crucial legislation and funding.
16 Oct 2012
The British Horse Society, along with other major welfare charities, has called for government and public help in a landmark report that warns of an impending crisis in England and Wales which could leave the welfare of 6,000* horses at risk.
1 Oct 2012
This year there were three recipients of the honour, Nicki Whittaker, Graeme Baxter and Shirley Nixon.
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.
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