Horse welfare is about considering the positive wellness or well-being of horses associated with your organisation and event. Often people think of horse welfare as concerning only what is commonly described as a horse welfare case - a horse which has very poor body condition or been treated very badly. There is in fact, much more to welfare than extreme cases of neglect.
- Event conditions and infrastructure
- Horse tack and competition equipment
- Fitness programs to suit the level of competition
- Horse organisation policies, procedures and education programs