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Welfare and Care
Find a range of useful leaflets to view and download below. All leaflets are in pdf format.
Buying or Loaning a Horse
Sample Loan Agreement
Cutting Cost Without Compromise
The Cost of Keeping a Horse or Pony
The Dangers of Ragwort
Ragwort - friend or foe?
Strategy to Eradicate and Prevent Strangles (STEPs)
Guide to African Horse Sickness
Advice on Atypical Myopathy
Poster - Signs of Atypical Myopathy
BHS Code of Practice for the Welfare of Horses and Ponies at Events
BHS Code of Practice for the Welfare of Horses and Ponies at Events – Notes
Scottish Government Guidance on How to Prevent the Spread of Ragwort
Vaccinating Against Tetanus and Equine Influenza
Guide to Tethering Horses
Guide to Grazing Muzzles
Road sense for riders
For information about colic, please refer to our dedicated REACT Now to Beat Colic page.
The BHS Guide to Organising an Equestrian Event
Stable Yards - Reducing Pollution Risks
Equestrian Statistics (updated 2013)