22 Feb 2013
The prestigious title of Fellow of The British Horse Society has been awarded to Darrell Scaife, following two gruelling days of assessment at Warwickshire College, Moreton Morrell on 19 and 20 February.
Under the scrutiny of four senior British Hor...
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
You may have seen the recent news stories concerning an outbreak of Equine Herpes Virus (EHV 1) in Gloucestershire.
19 Jan 2013
The British Horse Society has expressed its shock and revulsion at the sickening footage which shows the appalling mistreatment of horses being slaughtered at the Red Lion Abattoir in Cheshire.
The covert video, obtained by Hillside Ani...
14 Dec 2012
The British Horse Society (BHS) welcomed some of our brightest equestrian stars into its Hall of Fame during a ceremony held at the Household Cavalry's Knightsbridge barracks on Wednesday 12 December.
The BHS Hall of Fame celebrates the heroes and h...
7 Dec 2012
The British Horse Society will welcome some of our brightest stars from London 2012 into its Equestrian Hall of Fame in a ceremony to be held at the Household Cavalry's Knightsbridge Barracks next Wednesday (12 December) – and you could be there!
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...
2 Nov 2012
We are speaking out against any company that is encouraging people to buy a horse for Christmas.
10 Sept 2012
The UK’s best amateur horse riders will be busy practising and polishing this weekend ahead of the British Riding Clubs National Championships, which will take place at the Lincolnshire Show Ground on 15 and 16 September 2012.
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