Sport

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

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

Regulators
We work constructively with regulators in placing the welfare of the horse first, before commercial or competitive considerations.
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Use of the whip in racing
In 2011 the BHA invited World Horse Welfare to take part in its review of the use of the whip in racing along with the RSPCA and SSPCA.
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Horse welfare in sport
When horses are used in sport responsibility for their welfare rests on the shoulders of those who own, train, ride and care for them.
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Life after competition
All sports horses will reach a point in their career when they can no longer compete. At this point their welfare can often be put at risk.
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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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