European Horse Network

The European Horse Network (EHN) is a no-profit network to exchange views on political developments affecting the horse sector in Europe, to discuss and define common interests on the political agenda, to discuss and define technical and R&D issues of common interest to move for development of the horse sector in Europe, to increase the visibility and impact of the horse sector in Europe and horse welfare in all its aspects.

The European Horse Network organises annual conferences. These conferences aim on getting the horse industry on the agenda of members of parliament (MEP) and adaptation of rules and regulations of the EU regarding equines in areas like agriculture (live stock and keeping) , sport, leisure, rural development, tourism,  veterinary issues, transport, and general items, like Responsible ownership. 

FEIF is one of the founding members of the European Horse Network. FEIF is represented in EHN by Marko Mazeland.

EHN has an increasing list of members, like the International Equestrian Federation (FEI)), European Equestrian Federation (EEF), World Horse Welfare, World Federation for Sport Horses Breeders (WBFSH), European Draught Horse Federation (FECTU), European Federation Thoroughbred Breeders (EFTBA), British Horse Society (BHS), European Pari Mutuel Association (EPMA),  Swedish Horse Council Foundation (HNS), International Federation Horseracing Authorities (IFHA), Central Europe Racing Federation (KMET), Pole-Filiere Equine – representing the Network of European Equestrian Regions, European Trotting Union (UET).

News

Update on the World Championships for Icelandic Horses 2021

Update on the World Championships for Icelandic Horses 2021

Due to the general uncertainty caused by the ongoing COVID situation and the high probability that not all FEIF member countries will be able to participate, FEIF and the organizing committee have reached the conclusion that the World Championships 2021 cannot be held...

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International Day of the Icelandic Horse on TikTok

International Day of the Icelandic Horse on TikTok

The International Day of the Icelandic Horse is on 1 May. Horses of Iceland celebrates and shares our love for the Icelandic horse on TikTok! Post a short video of you and your horse* on TikTok by 1 May using the hashtags #horsesoficeland and #dayoftheicelandichorse....

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