The British Horse Society Ireland

The British Horse Society Ireland

To promote the welfare, care and use of the horse and pony, encouraging horsemanship and the improvement of horse management and breeding, representing all equine interest.

Our work includes horse welfare, rider and horse safety, rights of way, equine training and qualifications.

We represent the interests of the 3.5 million people in the UK who ride or who drive horse-drawn vehicles. With over 82,000 core BHS members, 34,000 members of affiliated Riding Clubs and the members of Affiliated Bridleways Associations, we have a powerful voice with Government.

As the foremost and most influential equestrian charity in the UK we can bring to the fore the full scope of our charitable objectives in education, welfare, access and safety.


  • Our exams system is one of the best and most widely-respected in the world
  • Our qualifications are internationally-recognised benchmarks that provide a valuable addition to your CV
  • We cater for every level from novice owners and beginners through to international experts.

Contact Details

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The British Horse Society Ireland
Grove Farm
5 Quarry Road
Co Down
BT22 2QF
United Kingdom




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