The contribution of working horses, donkeys and mules to the livelihoods of some of the world’s poorest people is overlooked, leaving working equines invisible in livestock policy and suffering as a result, a new report from international equine welfare charity Brooke claims.
Celebrities have giving support to the Brooke's Horse Heroes campaign. This Armistice Day, we want to draw special attention to the horses who took part in the war. Of the one million horses supporting the British forces in WW1, only 60,000 returned to the UK.
World dressage champion and Global Ambassador for Brooke, Charlotte Dujardin, has joined Brooke team in India to witness first-hand the lives of working horses, donkeys and mules in the region.
Her Majesty The Queen surprised Brooke on Wednesday 21 October by attending an event hosted by HRH The Duchess of Cornwall. Brooke global ambassador Monty Roberts conducted a demonstration of his Join Up technique to a small crowd of VIPs.
World Porridge Day is a global initiative to raise awareness about the efforts to aid starving children in some of the world’s poorest communities gain an education.
The art critic Brian Sewell, famous for his journalism in many publications died, aged 84, on 19 September 2015.
Dotty, a fibre glass donkey belonging to the Sussex Brooke Champion group was stolen in the early hours of Monday 31 August at the Edenbridge and Oxted show. She was the beloved mascot of the group and had helped them raise over £140,000 for real donkeys working overseas.
In a recent article for Business Insider and the Telegraph, deputy director general of the World Organisation for Animal Health (OIE), Dr Brian Evans, said that to ensure food security we must prevent and control diseases that have their source in animals used for food.
Olympic gold medallist Jane Holderness-Roddam CBE completed her first one-day event for 13 years on veteran horse Tiger’s Eye II to raise money for equine charities Brooke and World Horse Welfare. The event took place on 18 August 2015 at West Wilts Equestrian Centre.
Two vets from Barnstaple complete the 194-mile Wainwright Coast to Coast challenge for Brooke.