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WORLD HORSE WELFARE CONFERENCE 2021: Princess Anne’s wish to visit Dublin again
Leo Powell
Leo Powell was a guest at the World Horse Welfare Conference and met HRH The Princess Royal
12 November 2021 Sport horse news
NEWS: WHW unveils ethical framework for horses in sport
World Horse Welfare recently brought together over 90 leaders in the equine industry to contribute to its ethical framework for the use of horses in sport
5 November 2021 Sport horse news
NEWS: Open invite to World Horse Welfare conference
The World Horse Welfare annual conference has a fantastic range of speakers lined up for Thursday, November 11th and all are welcome to view it remotely for free
INTERVIEW: What we are about is the horse-human partnership
Leo Powell spoke woth World Horse Welfare boss Roly Owers about the many issues facing horse owners
3 September 2021 Inside Racing
NEWS: Welfare charity concerned over Northern Ireland 'loophole'
There are reports of horses enduring long journeys to avoid avoid the new post-Brexit regulations by travelling to Britain via Northern Ireland
12 February 2021 Sport horse news
HORSE SENSE: "Think positive, think like a horse"
Thoroughbred breeder and vet, Meta Osborne spoke at this year's World Horse Welfare virtual conference about the balance of the horse-human partnership in racing
20 November 2020 Veterinary
HORSE SENSE: What can our horse's eyes tell us?
Dr Madeleine Campbell, senior lecturer in human-animal interactions and ethics at the Royal Veterinary College spoke about the ethics of involving horses in sport and leisure activities
20 November 2020 Veterinary
COMMENT: Social licence can't be taken for granted
Without a doubt, equine welfare is at the heart of the social licence for all horse sports and it must be fiercely protected
7 December 2018 Sport horse news
COMMENT: A lot done, definitely more to do
When it comes to the area of equine identification and welfare, much has been achieved but there is still a long way to go to make those responsible for equine abuse cases accountable
9 February 2018 Sport horse news
EU to host equine welfare conference
World Horse Welfare hopes the meeting can tackle health and welfare issues in an industry that contributes €100 billion to the European economy
23 October 2015 Sport horse news
Horse and rider pain linked to saddle fit
Badly-fitting saddles are to blame not only for back muscle asymmetry, a stilted gait and back pain in horses but also back pain in riders, a new British study has found.
30 November -0001 Sport horse news