British Horse Society

British Horse Society

The British Horse Society (BHS) is a membership-based equine charity, with a stated vision of "a society which provides a strong voice for horses and people and which spreads awareness through support, training and education". It currently has more than 71,000 members, with a further 34,000 members affiliated through a riding club, making it the largest equine membership club in the United Kingdom. It is one of the 16 organisations which form part of the British Equestrian Federation.

Read more about British Horse Society:  History, Aims, Governance

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