8 Mar 2018
Results of a new pilot study on the effects of rider weight on equine performance, presented at the National Equine Forum on 8 March 2018, show that high rider: horse bodyweight ratios can induce temporary lameness and discomfort.
1 Feb 2018
‘Britain’s best walks’ were revealed by Julia Bradbury, with the Lake District coming up top. However, the UK’s largest equestrian charity, The British Horse Society, has found that horse riders can only access half of these routes. Of those that can...
26 Jan 2018
Viv Spencer was thrown from her horse when a loose dog ran onto her land, causing her horse to panic, bolt and kick. She received a kick to the head and leg, but didn’t suffer any serious injuries thanks to her new hat.
17 Jan 2018
In the February edition of British Horse we caught up with Catherine Roche, Chief Executive of children’s mental health charity, Place2Be.
16 Jan 2018
Changing Lives through Horses is a unique initiative that uses the power of horses to inspire change. Since its launch in 2017, the programme has more than doubled in size, from 12 centres to more than 30 now offering this much needed programme acros...
5 Jan 2018
The British Horse Society campaigns for the creation of new off-road routes and we work to keep these routes available for riders and carriage drivers to do.
9 Dec 2016
The British Horse Society (BHS) has launched a campaign calling for fair business rates for riding schools and livery yards, which are set to rise 356% in some areas.
25 Nov 2016
Whatever your views on equine abattoirs, the truth is that horses do still go to slaughter in Britain. No matter what way a horse's life ends, we believe that they should always be treated with respect, and the law states so too.
1 Nov 2016
British Horse Society Invites Equestrians to write to their MPs
Following on from the success of asking equestrians to respond to the draft Cycling and Walking Strategy The Society has written a letter to for follow this up and make sure that our voi...
The British Horse Society (BHS) is delighted to be Charity of the Year at the London Spring International Horse Show in April 2017.
A six-day extravaganza of world class dressage, national and international showjumping - plus a host of sporting and m...
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