Miscellaneous News

Miscellaneous News

Check out the latest general horse related news.

Equine experts are launching a new study aimed at ensuring safer transportation of horses, ponies and donkeys.

A Bristol-based horse rescue charity has received a generous donation to buy essential equipment.

The RSPCA is increasingly concerned about an equine crisis in Kent this winter involving horses who were neglected and then ‘dumped to die’.

RSPCA officers were called to investigate claims a horse had been tied to the back of a trailer by it’s legs - only to find the filly was a fake and made of plastic!

Some of Great Britain’s top equestrians will travel to Doha, Qatar’s state-of-the-art AL SHAQAB facility to compete in the 5th edition of CHI AL SHAQAB, which will take place from 2– 4 March 2017.

The RSPCA and horse charities joined forces to hold a training session to help local councils be better prepared to deal with equine issues in their areas.

Animal rescue charity, HorseWorld welcomed two members of staff from Lansdown Place Wealth Management Ltd who came to present a cheque for £500 last week.

A mare found on 6th September locked in a pen and stuck under a trailer in some pain and difficulty is now fit and well and out in a paddock with other horses at HorseWorld.

Following the inspirational equestrian medal success at the Rio Olympics over 4000 participants came along to get closer to horses as part of National Give Horses a go Weekend; an initiative ran by the British Equestrian Federation (BEF) on 17 – 18 September 2016.

A horse found emaciated and almost too weak to stand has beaten all of the odds to be awarded Supreme Champion in World Horse Welfare’s Rehomed Horse of the Year 2016 thanks to the Tweeddale family who rehomed him two years ago.

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