A diverse group of businesses is welcomed.

An air vest manufacturer, saddle fitter and internet retailer are among the latest companies to join the British Equestrian Trade Association (BETA).

Applications to join BETA are scrutinised by existing members of the trade association’s Council.

When accepted, new BETA member companies are entitled to use the BETA logo – a sign of a reputable business which is widely recognised by equestrian consumers.

The following companies were approved for BETA membership at the trade association’s recent Council meeting.

Masters Saddles Ltd, Evesham, Worcs - saddle fitter – Retail Member

The Comfy Horse Company, Guilsborough, Northants - internet retailer – Retail Member

Equine-X Ltd, Craigavon, N Ireland - supplements manufacturer – Trade Member

Point Two Equine Ltd, Southwater, West Sussex – air vest manufacturer and wholesaler – Trade Member

The Walsall Leather Skills Centre, Walsall, West Midlands - vocational training provider and training consultancy – Associate Member

Cafinos Ltd, Leamington Spa, Warks - business advice, consultancy and other commercial services – Associate Member

Keysoe International Ltd, Keysoe, Bedforshire – equestrian events and coaching centre – Equine Member

Norbrook Laboratories, (GB) Ltd, Corby, Northants - manufacturer of veterinary pharmaceuticals – Trade Member