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Horses’ recovery helped by Baileys Horse Feeds’ generous support

A herd of underweight Thoroughbred horses are making excellent progress in their recovery thanks to the support of feed company, Baileys Horse Feeds.

Statement in response to the situation in Ukraine

In light of the tragic situation in Ukraine, World Horse Welfare is currently taking steps to assess what support might be needed to help horses in the country.

The crucial role of working animals in Sustainable Development

People and organisations from around the world came together last Friday (25th February 2022) at a virtual event to demonstrate the crucial role of working animals at the Africa Regional Forum on Sustainable Development.

Webinar: Can a stabled horse ever truly be a happy horse?

Keeping horses stabled can be seen as convenient, traditional way of managing them and but how does it affect the horse?

Large number of ponies pose challenge for rescue charities

A large herd of forty ponies has been taken in by rescue charities after the sudden death of their owner.

Assessing Equine Quality of Life

A recently published report on equine Quality of Life (QoL) was supported by World Horse Welfare.

Charity partners with Harry Hall 2022

Thanks to everyone who voted for us, we are thrilled to be chosen as one of Harry Hall's charity partners

Tiny Olaf Rescued From a ‘Frozen’ Future

Young foal Olaf was separated from his mother too early and abandoned on land prone to flooding, left to fend for himself as freezing winter weather approached.

Rehoming record smashed

We are delighted to announce that we rehomed a record total of 378 horses and ponies during 2021

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