What we do

From front-line care, to research, education, advocacy and campaigns, World Horse Welfare works across the full spectrum of the horse world improve the horse-human partnership.

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Around the world

We are working in sixteen countries across four continents to positively impact the welfare of working equids.

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We believe in using scientific evidence to help guide our work. Finding the root causes of welfare problems allows us to help horses by getting to the heart of an issue.

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We see horses’ involvement in sport as just one of many facets of our unique and evolving partnership.

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World Horse Welfare aims to put working equids higher up the agenda within the development sector.

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Our Positions

Find out about what we believe on a range of key horse welfare topics in the UK and around the world.

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We are here to help with any questions you might have about horses. Call our Advice Line on +44 (0)1953 497 238 on working days during office hours in the UK.

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