5 Feb 2013
You may have seen the recent news stories concerning an outbreak of Equine Herpes Virus (EHV 1) in Gloucestershire.
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...
1 Feb 2013
The BHS urges Phase 2 of HS2 to consider the access needs of equestrians.
The BHS has responded to the Department for Transport’s recent consultation on proposals to increase the speed limit for HGVs over 7.5 tonnes on single carriageway roads.
31 Jan 2013
The Equestrian Access Forum (EAF) has launched Making Ways for Horses, a new publication highlighting proposals for the future provision of equestrian access in England.
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...
16 Jan 2013
The recent revelations concerning horse meat being identified in various meat products has highlighted concerns about meat traceability and equine welfare.
The British Horse Society believes that a number of serious food hygiene issues nee...
15 Jan 2013
A new initiative launched by The British Horse Society will ensure that no horse owner has to face the loss of their equine companion alone.
The charity has introduced a new scheme, ‘Friends at the End’, in response to pleas f...
14 Jan 2013
The British Horse Society supports Welsh Assembly member Rhodri Glyn Thomas’s call that horses should be viewed as ‘vulnerable road users’ within the framework of Technical Advice Note (TAN) 18.
During a meeting of the Assembly, Mr...
7 Jan 2013
The British Horse Society is pleased to announce that Claire Aldridge has been appointed as the Society's new Chairman of the Board of Trustees, with Margot Tiffany BHSI rejoining as a member of the Board.
Claire has been an acti...
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