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.
29 Jan 2018
Racing Welfare has introduced a Welfare Officer, Lucy, working across Scotland to ensure that industry staff receive support to navigate life challenges such as accidents and injuries, mental health and wellbeing, money matters, relationships and ret...
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...
27 Oct 2016
The British Horse Society (BHS) castrated its 200th colt on Wednesday (19 October) to help tackle the UK’s horse overpopulation crisis.
Veterinary professionals and students volunteered their time to help the charity through the British Equine ...
28 July 2016
The British Horse Society (BHS) urges GPs to recommend horse riding as a way for patients to meet the recommended exercise targets.
16 July 2016
The result of the recent election for new trustees to join the Board of The British Horse Society (BHS) has been announced.
New trustees Desi Dillingham MBE and Kirsty Handel joined the BHS Board on the 16 July. David Sheerin BHSI and Lotta von der H...
28 May 2016
A serious road incident involving police horses has prompted a new horse road safety campaign, launched today (28 May) in Manchester city centre.
27 Jan 2016
The British Horse Society is committed to promoting, through its Approvals scheme, the highest standards of equine welfare, equestrianism and customer serviceatriding schools, livery yards and trekking centres.
Our Approved Establishments have horse...
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