19 Jan 2021
A project by Reaseheath College equine students to identify safe off road routes for horse riders has been recognised with a British Horse Society (BHS) national award.
16 Dec 2020
As people plan their celebrations during Christmas and New Year, the BHS is collaborating with the National Farmers Union (NFU) and urging people to think twice before releasing a sky lantern. While the decorative lanterns may look pretty floating ac...
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...
25 Nov 2020
With the equine crisis at an all-time high, and rehoming centres full, rehoming equines who have suffered an unhappy past can be a challenge. But a new BHS project is giving some of these horses a brighter future.
The Second Chance rehoming projec...
16 Nov 2020
With someone injured on a UK road every four minutes, and vehicle speed playing a part in every crash, this Road Safety Week Brake are sharing the what, the why, and the where of speed through this year’s theme ‘No Need to Speed&rs...
New statistics released by The British Horse Society (BHS) show road incidents involving horses and vehicles are continuing to rise with 1,037 incidents reported to the equine charity over the past year.
The BHS collates incident statistics each ye...
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...
28 Oct 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.
15 Oct 2020
The following guidance was written by the Department for Environment, Food & Rural Affairs (DEFRA).
Reminder: guidance for importing and exporting horses and other equines from GB to the EU from 1 January
With some three months remaining until th...
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