18 Feb 2021
It’s been six weeks since the new regulations for moving horses to and from the EU came into effect and the team at British Equestrian felt it would be helpful to provide an update on how the new processes are working in practice, some of the difficu...
1 Jan 2021
In the interest of protecting animal welfare, and with the possibility of traffic disruption in Kent after 1st January 2021, Defra would strongly advise equine transporters to consider using vehicles with a combined weight of less than 7.5 tonnes, en...
17 Dec 2020
As we look back over 2020 there is certainly plenty to reflect on. Like everyone across the world, we have faced uncertainty and had many challenges thrown at us, but we have adapted, and here are some of our highlights for what we have achieved in e...
1 Dec 2020
Giving Tuesday is celebrated on the Tuesday following the well-known shopping days of Black Friday and Cyber Monday - in 2020 it falls on 1 December 2020. It is a day to give back to a cause close to your heart. Donate money, volunteer your time, sha...
26 Nov 2020
As part of our Amazon Smile campaign, where Amazon donates 0.5% of your total purchase spend to the BHS charity with no cost to you, we've created a shopping prediction for this year's Black Friday. All you have to do is add us as your prefer...
12 Nov 2020
Thank you for your patience whilst we have been working with Defra and DCMS to gain clarification on the Covid Legislation and the impact on riding schools.
We have just received the following information from Defra Animal Welfare Team re clarific...
10 Nov 2020
Wales Covid restrictions as of 9th November 2020
28 Oct 2020
The British Horse Society Scotland is searching for Scotland's most popular riding coach 2020.
In the last year, more than double the number of incidents involving fireworks were reported to the BHS, up from 66 to 134. Over 400 incidents and, tragically, 23 horse fatalities have been reported to the BHS since 2010.
22 Oct 2020
Organised public displays may be cancelled this year, and as a result there could be an increase in private firework displays.
Many people are not aware how much stress and suffering fireworks can cause to animals, particularly horses. As prey anim...
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