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Maine Horse Owners: Now is the Time to Vaccinate

Veterinary officials encouraged owners to vaccinate against rabies, Eastern equine encephalitis, and West Nile virus. Read More

2017 NIAA, USAHA Equine Forum White Paper Now Available

The forum focused on advancing equine identification methods, traceability, and electronic health records. Read More

Time to Ride Challenge Association Program Grows

Associations will reward challenge hosts with additional cash and prizes for connecting people to horses. Read More

UHVRC Distributes More Than 3,200 Vaccines to Horses in Need

The UHVRC has delivered more than 25,000 doses of core vaccines to protect horses in need since its inception in 2009. Read More

Does a Senior Horse Have Special Vaccination Needs?

Dr. Kevin Hankins explains why senior horses are in a category of their own for vaccinations and care. Read More

ARCI Welfare, Integrity Conference Continues

Wednesday's discussion topics included maintaining integrity and crop use during races, among others. Read More

ARCI Panel Discusses How to Stop Cheating in Horse Racing

A panel believes keys include additional out-of-competition testing, investigators, and research. Read More

Merck/AAEP Foundation Scholarship Applications Due April 24

Second- and third-year vet students pursuing a career in equine medicine can apply for one of five $5,000 scholarships. Read More

Top Teams Entered for 2017 Rolex Kentucky Three-Day Event

Defending champion Michael Jung of Germany is seeking his third consecutive title aboard FischerRocana FST. Read More

Van Eps to Speak on Laminitis Prevention and Treatment

Dr. Andrew van Eps' lecture will take place May 2 at Penn Vet's New Bolton Center in Kennett Square, Pennsylvania. Read More

New Vocations Named TCA Award of Merit Recipient

New Vocations Racehorse Adoption Program was founded in 1992 to help transition retired racehorses into second careers. Read More

May KENA Meeting to Focus on Land Conservation

The dinner and educational event will take place May 16, at Fasig-Tipton, in Lexington, Kentucky. Read More

McIlwraith to Present President's Lecture on April 18

Renowned equine surgeon and researcher Dr. Wayne McIlwraith will speak at the Colorado State University campus. Read More

Rescues Will Compete to Help Horses on 'Help a Horse' Day

The ASPCA's contest will award $100,000 in grant prizes to equine organizations across the country. Read More

Horse, Human Welfare Focus of Day Two of FEI Sports Forum

Panelists presented scientific data on eventing risk management, endurance risk factors, and bone fatigue. Read More

BLM to Host Public Tour of Axtell Wild Horse Corrals

The tour of the Utah facility will take place April 19, from 11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m., local time. Read More

LSU Receives Grant to Support Large Animal Shelter Program

The ASPCA grant will help enhance disaster planning and response, and expand services in underserved areas, and more. Read More

Kansas State Opens New Equine Performance Testing Center

The Kansas State University Veterinary Health Center Equine Performance Testing Center's grand opening was March 29. Read More

Maryland EHV-1 Contained to One Farm, State Vet Says

There have been no new EHV cases reported since April 4, when one Anne Arundel County horse tested positive. Read More

World Equine Airway Symposium Scheduled for July

Lecture topics will include performance-limiting upper airway issues, infectious respiratory diseases, EIPH, and more. Read More

AVA: Events for Horses Without Hendra Protection is Risky

The AVA believes events held exclusively for horses unvaccinated against Hendra virus raise health and welfare concerns. Read More

FEI Announces Six New Prohibited Substance Cases

All cases involve the use of substances banned under the FEI's Equine Anti-Doping and Controlled Medication Regulations. Read More

American Horses, Mules Joined Soldiers in WWI

Brooke USA hopes to honor the 1 million war horses and mules by helping working equids around the world. Read More

Finalists Selected for 2017 Equine Industry Vision Award

Finalists are Tootie Bland, Certified Horsemanship Association, Dot Morgan, and Sydney Knott. Read More

2017 Equitation Science Conference Taking Place Nov. 22-25

The conference will be held at Charles Sturt University in Wagga Wagga, New South Wales, Australia. Read More