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How we will work with industry to increase earnings and support the welfare of horses.

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1 December 2005
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The strategy has 8 main aims: 

  • bring the horse industry together and develop its national, regional and local impact 
  • increase participation in equestrianism and develop the social contribution of the horse industry
  • boost the economic performance of equestrian businesses
  • raise equestrian skills, training and standards
  • increase access to off-road riding and carriage driving
  • consider the environmental impact of the horse
  • encourage sporting excellence
  • improve the quality and breeding of horses and ponies.