Research

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.

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.

Our research and investigations
We believe the best way to influence change is to have a strong and credible evidence base.
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Grants
We offer a small range of grants to help support research on subjects that have an impact on horse welfare.
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Undergraduate bursaries
The aim of the scheme is to promote a greater understanding of equine welfare issues amongst the vets of tomorrow.
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Successful bursary projects
Some examples of successful bursary research projects funded by World Horse Welfare.
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Horses in our hands
Horses in our hands: the welfare challenges facing the UK's equine population.
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Small Grant Schemes
Our Small Grant Scheme helps us support organisations to deliver discrete projects that have synergy with our work.
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How every £1 you donate is spent

  • 70p directly helps horses
    70p
    Directly helps horses
  • 30p is for fundraising
    30p
    Is for fundraising
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