14 Jan 2014
Lee Hackett, BHS Director of Equine Policy, looks at an insidious side to the current equine welfare crisis - the cheap selling on of 'rescued' and unwanted horses, and their worrying fates.
13 Jan 2014
Two of the UK’s most prevalent equine welfare problems have come to the fore in the latest issue of British Horse, the membership magazine of The British Horse Society.
27 Nov 2013
The need for urgent Government action to end the neglect of thousands of horses by addressing the illegal and unacceptable practice of fly grazing in England was the subject of a recent Westminster Hall debate - but Defra has been reluctant to act.
15 Nov 2013
The British Horse Society has welcomed the suggestion from Her Royal Highness The Princess Royal that a debate is needed into Britain's attitude towards horsemeat and how this might impact on equine welfare.
13 Nov 2013
The BHS, RSPCA, Redwings Horse Sanctuary, World Horse Welfare, HorseWorld and Blue Cross have welcomed the passing of the Control of Horses (Wales) Bill by the Welsh Government, and call for the rest of the UK to follow suit.
12 Nov 2013
Those who have given outstanding service to the cause of equestrianism were recognised at The British Horse Society’s annual award ceremony held at Saddlers' Hall, London on Friday 8 November.
22 Aug 2013
Former BHS Chairman Pat Campbell has come up with an unusual way of celebrating her 80th birthday! Most of us would expect to be taking things a little easier, but Pat will skydive to raise money for the BHS and Kent, Surrey & Sussex Air Ambulance.
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.
6 Mar 2013
The actor Martin Clunes was presented with a special commendation at yesterday’s National Equine Forum (NEF), Tuesday 5 March 2013, on behalf of The British Horse Society, the Blue Cross, HorseWorld, Redwings, the RSPCA and World Horse Wel...
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...
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