Welfare

02nd November 2020

Our Winter 2020 newsletter is here!

If you’ve signed-up to receive the The Horse Trust newsletter, then keep an eye out for our latest issue! The Horse Trust Winter 2020 Newsletter […]
01st December 2015

The Horse Trust and Lantra Awards launch first qualification for people dealing with equine welfare concerns

The Horse Trust and Lantra Awards have launched an exciting new qualification for the equine welfare sector. The Level 3 Diploma in Equine Legislation, Welfare […]
17th April 2013

The Horse Trust stunned as angry football fan punches police horse

The Horse Trust has issued a statement in response to the terrible incident in Newcastle city centre where a man punched a police horse from […]
17th October 2012

Republic of Ireland Initiates Training Programme to Improve Standards of Horse Welfare

The Horse Trust recently held a training course in County Cork, Republic of Ireland, for Veterinary Inspectors and other staff involved in implementing the Control […]
05th April 2011

Two leading horse charities help Welsh local authority inspectors get to grips with feral ponies

44 local authority inspectors from across Wales have attended training courses on horse welfare assessment to allow them to investigate complaints from the public about […]
23rd September 2010

Animal Welfare Act is “A Significant Improvement ” for Safeguarding Equine Welfare

A review led by The Horse Trust, on behalf of the equine sector, has found that the Animal Welfare Act 2006 is “significant improvement on […]