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World Horse Welfare’s Glenda Spooner Farm to host first official visit for people with dementia
The charity's Glenda Spooner Farm has become a Purple Angel Dementia Awareness Accredited Centre and is set to host the first visit soon.
Expanded Penny Farm Visitor Centre receives royal stamp of approval – “Now it can play an even bigger role”
World Horse Welfare President HRH The Princess Royal formally opens expanded facilities at popular Lancashire attraction.
UK equine charities deliver training in Brazil to government officials from across the Americas
International Coalition for Working Equids charities deliver training at OIE seminar.
YouTube star This Esme visits World Horse Welfare
The team at our Hall Farm Rescue and Rehoming Centre welcomed Esme for a visit recently.
Ponies go from rescue cases to Equifest champions thanks to World Horse Welfare
Rescue ponies Buttercup and Clyde have been transformed into showing champions in just over a year.
Dumped six-week-old foal lucky to survive: Charity appeals for information
A foal found dumped in a field has survived against the odds and now World Horse Welfare is calling for information.
Woman banned from keeping all animals for indefinite period
A woman has been disqualified from keeping all animals for an indefinite period after she failed to provide veterinary care for her lame horse.
Announcement on new bill enabling tougher prison sentences for worst animal cruelty offences welcomed
The new bill to enable tougher prison sentences for the worst animal cruelty offences will be introduced to Parliament.
Charities meet Government advisor to call for increased prison sentences
11 charities met Lord Randall on 24th June to call for the Government to increase sentences for animal cruelty.
Waltham Chase woman banned from keeping horses
RSPCA and World Horse Welfare alerted after concerns were raised for three equines kept at a stable yard.