03rd August 2008

Equine welfare through training

Improving equine welfare through training Since our founding in 1886 our charity has worked closely with vets and equine professionals to help us care for […]
03rd August 2008

Duke – Spindles Farm Survivor

Duke is a gorgeous thoroughbred gelding who was rescued from the horrors of Spindles Farm, Amersham. Duke arrived at The Horse Trust in January 2008 […]
03rd January 2008

Spindles Farm animal cruelty case

One of the worst cases of animal cruelty the UK has ever seen In January 2008 RSPCA inspectors and police officers attended Spindles Farm in […]
03rd August 2006

Renamed to The Horse Trust

In 2006 The Home of Rest for Horses is renamed to The Horse Trust, to reflect our growing mission The Home of Rest for Horses […]
03rd August 2000

Improving quality of life

Here to improve the quality of life of every horse, pony and donkey across the country For over 127 years our charity has worked tirelessly to […]
20th July 1982

Hyde Park bombing surviving horses

Hyde Park bombing surviving horses retire to the Home of Rest It is over 30 years since this horrific atrocity in Knightsbridge, a car bomb […]
03rd August 1960

Changing focus to meet new needs

In the early days the majority of our residents were London cab horses. By the 1920s many of their roles had been taken by motor […]