9 Apr 2021
On hearing the sad news of the passing of The Duke of Edinburgh, the BHS offers its sincere condolences to our Patron, Her Majesty the Queen, our Vice-Patron, HRH The Princess Royal and the entire Royal Family.
The Duke was a noted equestrian and, in...
8 Apr 2021
The BHS are supporting a national week of action encouraging people to speak out and challenge the stigma of the UK’s most prevalent equine disease.
A life well lived!
Passed Away early on Monday 15 March 2021
Anita was born in Belfast on 1 December 1939. One of six girls she went to Park Parade School on the Ravenhill Road, Belfast.
She sang in a gospel choir as a teenager and tutored t...
29 Mar 2021
BHS Scotland is excited, nay more than excited we are exhilarated and ecstatic even! To be working with generous and beautiful venues across Scotland to bring you as broad a suite of ROUK rides that we can manage.
Putting in an appearance with...
25 Mar 2021
Launching - DobbinData
DobbinData is a new mapping tool where you can share or find information on equestrian use of selected features on public rights of way, roads and certain other routes.
We are gathering data on use by equestrians of tarmac r...
New statistics released by The British Horse Society (BHS) show road incidents involving horses and vehicles remain a problem, with 1,010 incidents reported to the equine charity over the past year.
23 Mar 2021
If you break down – go left! That’s the message from Highways England which has launched its biggest ever campaign to help drivers feel safer as the nation travels the Government’s roadmap out of the lockdown.
With self-contained ...
BHS Scotland is joining 20 outdoor organisations are together calling for a new Outdoor Recreation Champion role to be created within the Scottish Government, to ensure everyone in society benefits from being active in nature.
Researchers at the University of Liverpool collaborated with major equine charities to document the experiences of more than 750 UK horse owners who use alternative grazing systems to manage their horse’s health and wellbeing.
The past centu...
19 Mar 2021
By shopping online with Amazon Smile, you get the same products at the same low prices but there's a twist; Amazon donates 0.5% of your total purchase price back to The British Horse Society at zero cost to you. You can help us to continue all of o...
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