Jumping and Eventing

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FEI, Eventing Officials Sign Memorandum of Understanding

February 04, 2014

The International Eventing Officials Club is the third group to sign a memorandum of understanding. ... Read More

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U.S. Olympic Eventer Biko Dies at 30

January 31, 2014

The 17.3-hand former mount of U.S. equestrian Karen O'Conner was euthanized earlier this week. He was 30.... Read More

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Retired Olympic Show Jumper Jalisca Solier Euthanized

January 27, 2014

The 17-year-old Selle Francais mare broke a bone in her front right leg in a pasture accident on Jan. 26.... Read More

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Olympic Eventer Lionheart Euthanized

January 27, 2014

The 12-year-old Westphalian gelding was euthanized Jan. 18 in Florida following two colic surgeries.... Read More

ISJC President Stephan Ellenbruch (left) and FEI Secretary General Ingmar De Vos celebrate the signing of the ISJC's memorandum of understanding.

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FEI, Show Jumping Officials Sign Memorandum of Understanding

January 20, 2014

The ISJC is second of the former FEI Associate Members to sign a memorandum of understanding with the FEI. ... Read More

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USEA Launches Equine Research Initiative

December 17, 2013

The USEA will make a $1.00 dollar per starter assessment to fund research that benefits sport horses.... Read More

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Rutgers Announces Seminar on Caring for the Equine Athlete

December 03, 2013

Lecture topics will include conditioning, saddle fitting, and hoof balance, among others.... Read More

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Reserpine Found in Clifton Promise's B Sample

November 27, 2013

Analysis of a second blood from Clifton Promise has confirmed the presence of reserpine, a banned substance. ... Read More

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Study Evaluates Event Horse Withdrawals, Injury Risk

October 27, 2013

Researchers are studying if fitness tests could help predict which event horses have a higher injury risk.... Read More

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Badminton, Burghley Winner Produces Positive Drug Test

October 15, 2013

Traces of the tranquilizer drug reserpine were found in a blood sample from Clifton Promise.... Read More

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How Horses' Ear Direction Affects Jumping Success

October 07, 2013

Can a horse's ears predict a his responsiveness to a task such as jumping? Researchers found out.... Read More

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Eventing Gold Medalist King Artus Dies at Competition

May 22, 2013

The 17-year-old Holsteiner gelding collapsed at the end of a cross-country course May 18 in Germany. ... Read More

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Rest and Recovery after Three-Day Events

May 20, 2013

Recovery following completion of three-day events is different than it was when cross-country was long format.... Read More

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Thermography Aids in Saddle Fit Evaluations

May 08, 2013

More than 50% of horses in a thermography study showed hot spots under saddles after 15 minutes of exercise.... Read More

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Physiology of the Three-Day Event Horse

May 06, 2013

Dr. Duncan Peters describes the physiology, athleticism, and stamina of three-day event horses.... Read More

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Rolex Kentucky: Feeding the Three-Day Event Horse

April 28, 2013

Dr. Duncan Peters describes three-day event horse diets, both before and during the competition. ... Read More

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Rolex Kentucky: Rest After Transport and Competition

April 27, 2013

High-caliber event horses require some rest and relaxation after transport and completing cross-country.... Read More

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Rolex Kentucky: Horse Care After Cross Country

April 27, 2013

Dr. Duncan Peters describes the care three-day event horses receive in the hours after a cross-country run.... Read More

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Rolex Kentucky: Dehydration in Event Horses

April 26, 2013

Dr. Kent Allen describes addressing dehydration in event horses and preventing it in your own.... Read More

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Rolex Riders Share Horse Health Insights

April 24, 2013

Rolex competitors Boyd Martin, Sally Cousins, and Lindsey Oaks share horse health tips and insights.... Read More

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Veterinary Team Managing EHV-1 Outbreak at Badminton

March 27, 2013

Veterinary experts are managing the EHV-1 outbreak at the site of England's Badminton Horse Trials.... Read More

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Study: Horses Not Stressed by Inexperienced Riders

March 26, 2013

New research indicates horses' stress levels do not appear to change from one rider to another.... Read More

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U.S. Eventing Team Vet Panel, Associate Vets Announced

March 23, 2013

The USEF announced the veterinary panel and the associate veterinarians for the Land Rover U.S. Eventing Team.... Read More

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Researchers Put Science Behind 'Willingness to Work'

January 22, 2013

Researchers are developing an objective test based on physiological and behavioral criteria in horses.... Read More

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Aortic Rupture Suspected in Olympic Show Jumper's Death

January 17, 2013

Show jumper Wonderboy III likely died from a cardiac condition leading to aortic rupture, his owner says.... Read More