Brooke will mark the anniversary of the Battle of the Somme on Sunday 1 July by urging riders across the UK to go out and Hack to Remember in memory of horses, donkeys and mules of the past.
Brooke Action for Working Horses and Donkeys attended the 86th World Organisation for Animal Health (OIE) General Session this week, 20 – 25 May, championing the needs of working animals.
Jennifer Saunders, one half of comedy duo French and Saunders and star of Ab Fab, is supporting Brooke’s High Teas for Gee Gees campaign, as part of the equine charity’s ongoing Every Horse Remembered campaign, which honours the millions of horses, donkeys and mules who lost their lives during WW1.
Local communites help reduce donkey theft in Kenya by entering "Protect your donkey and win" competition.
Dr Mactar Seck has been presented with a prestigious animal welfare award from the World Veterinary Association and CEVA for his veterinary work with equine welfare charity Brooke
Dr Scott Miller, vet and star More4’s Vet on the Hill has been announced as the face of The Dog Walk Challenge, set up by Brooke
Brooke has launched an online appeal to raise £10,000 in 10 days through JustGiving to honour the 10,000 heroic war horses that died between 1 and 10 April 1918 during Operation Michael, part of the German Spring Offensive.
Two Brooke vets have been honoured by The Royal College of Veterinary Surgeons (RCVS) for their outstanding dedication to improving the lives of some of the world's most vulnerable working horses, donkeys and mules.
Brooke has appointed a new U.K. Trustee, Gaynor Miller. Gaynor, who is Head of International Audit and Risk Management at Christian Aid, replaces Angela Horseman on the board.
Equestrians Harry Meade, Richard Waygood, Gemma Tattersall, Charlotte Dujardin and Alice Oppenheimer are lending their support to Brooke’s My Hackathon.