10 May 2021
A government consultation on animal welfare sentencing in 2017 had an enormous response showing strong public support for tougher legislation. These measures were widely supported by welfare charities such as The British Horse Society and the RSPCA. ...
5 May 2021
The British Horse Society (BHS) is to open a new operations centre in Scotland.
4 May 2021
Our annual BHS Awards reward and recognise the fabulous achievements of our volunteers, supporters and partners. We are passionate about celebrating the impact that we can make, both as individuals and a community, and we are truly grateful for the ...
27 Apr 2021
The British Horse Society has released a new edition of the Strategy to Eradicate and Prevent Strangles (STEPS), a collaborative effort with several organisations. The widely used strategy provides crucial guidance on how to minimise the risk of spre...
19 Apr 2021
You may have seen the launch of our most recent Dead Slow campaign, where we released new statistics on the number of road incidents involving horses reported to us in the last year and launched our new reporting app, Horse i.
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...
31 Mar 2021
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.
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