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Raising Awareness of Healthy Body Condition in Show Horses
Raising Awareness of Healthy Body Condition in Show Horses

Behaviour Change Scientist Partners with The Horse Trust and Liverpool University 
to Raise Awareness of Healthy Body Condition in Show Horses

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Tue, 13 July 2021
Can you spot an overweight horse?
Can you spot an overweight horse?

SPILLERS™ is helping horse owners ‘get their eye in’ on Body Condition Scoring (BCS) by running an online test to see who can spot an overweight horse or pony.

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Thu, 1 July 2021
Sponsored Horses
Sponsored Horses

We are delighted to announce that we are sponsoring two amazing RDA horses this year for our Golden Oldie Sponsorship scheme.  

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Wed, 23 June 2021
BEVA addresses difficult conversations about equine obesity
BEVA addresses difficult conversations about equine obesity

Equine obesity is indisputably one of the biggest threats to equine welfare in the UK and BEVA is ramping up its efforts to help vets and owners recognise and address the problem in the right way.

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Mon, 12 April 2021
Worming: Know which parasite you are treating and why
Worming: Know which parasite you are treating and why

Zoetis Inc. is reminding horse owners to be worm aware and always know which parasite they are treating and why.

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Wed, 17 February 2021
Teamwork, communication and trust are key to tackling equine obesity
Teamwork, communication and trust are key to tackling equine obesity

National Equine Forum's Great Weight Debate conclude Teamwork, communication and trust are key to helping to solve the serious problem of horse, pony and donkey obesity in the UK,

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Tue, 2 February 2021
More evidence from BEVA shows traditional frequent worming is unnecessary
More evidence from BEVA shows traditional frequent worming is unnecessary

New research, from leading equine parasitologist Dr Martin Nielsen, has provided more evidence to show that reducing worming (or more correctly, de-worming) intensity, does not have any adverse health risks to horses.

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Mon, 11 January 2021
New research shows social behaviour can influence body condition
New research shows social behaviour can influence body condition

Social behaviour can influence the body condition of horses and ponies living in herds, according to a new study conducted by the University of Bristol and the Royal Veterinary College, in collaboration with SPILLERS™ through the WALTHAM™ equine studies group. The researchers believe the new findings could help address problems associated with equine obesity.

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Mon, 14 December 2020
Campaign to Ban Sky Lanterns
Campaign to Ban Sky Lanterns

Join the campaign to ban sky lanterns

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Sun, 13 December 2020
BEVA urges horse owners to help reduce risk of antimicrobial resistance
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The British Equine Veterinary Association (BEVA) is calling on horse owners to support vets’ efforts to reduce the risk of antimicrobial resistance by better understanding where and when antibiotics are needed.

 

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Mon, 16 November 2020