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Kentucky 2013 Farm Cash Receipts could Approach $6 Billion

December 28, 2013

The cash receipts were boosted by strong equine, poultry, and cattle markets, according to economists.... Read More

A man harnesses his horse after treatment for epizootic lymphangitis at the Society for the Protection of Animals Abroad veterinary center in Debre Zeit, Ethiopia.

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Seven Ways to Ease a Donkey's Burden This Christmas

December 26, 2013

Stephanie suggests several organizations to support if you haven't finished your Christmas shopping yet.... Read More

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Mucho Macho Man Wins Vox Populi Award

December 26, 2013

The 5-year-old winner of the Breeders' Cup Classic will receive the 2013 Secretariat Vox Populi Award.... Read More

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Illinois City to Get Restitution in Crundwell Case

December 23, 2013

Dixon will receive more than $9 million in restitution in a case involving a high-profile horse breeder.... Read More

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Cornell Vet Students Earn TERF Scholarships

December 23, 2013

The Thoroughbred Education and Research Foundation recognizes Jesse Tyma and Daniel Jackson.... Read More

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Equine Guelph offers Welfare Tips, Colic Risk Assessment

December 22, 2013

As the Guelph’s "Year of Colic Prevent" wraps, it announces 2014 as the year of "Full Circle Responsibility."... Read More

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CANTER Mid-Atlantic Launches Winter Hay, Holiday Card Drive

December 21, 2013

A holiday season fundraiser seeks to raise $4,500 to build cold-weather hay supply.... Read More

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American Horse Publications Offers Student Awards

December 20, 2013

The 2014 AHP Student Award Contest deadline is January 24. ... Read More

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Nielsen, Stowe Win 2013 Horse Call Grant Award

December 20, 2013

The grant will allow Nielsen and Stowe to examine the economic aspect of equine health care. ... Read More

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Virginia Tech Announces Topics for Equine Lecture Series

December 20, 2013

Marion DuPont Scott School of Veterinary Medicine has announced its “Tuesday Talk” topics for early 2014.... Read More

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Digging Deeper into Breeders' Cup Lasix Study

December 19, 2013

Study shows horses who previously had not raced on furosemide fared well in Breeders' Cup juvenile races.... Read More

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Unattended Children at Boarding Stables

December 19, 2013

What is the risk of having unattended minors (e.g., persons under 18) at your equine facility?... Read More

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USEA Forms New Horse Health Education Partnership

December 19, 2013

USEA announces educational partnership with Virginia Tech, Michigan State, ISELP, and Capitol Productions TV.... Read More

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Take Great Pictures of Your Horse

December 19, 2013

Professional equine photographer Jessica Robinson shows how to capture your horse's image in the best way. ... Read More

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How Working at The Horse has Changed My Own Horse Care

December 18, 2013

Michelle reflects on how her job at The Horse has changed the way she manages and cares for her horses. ... Read More

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Florida Mane Thief Sought

December 17, 2013

Authorities are seeking those responsible for cutting the mane of a horse grazing in a Punta Gorda pasture. ... Read More

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Appeals Court Sides with Horse Processor

December 16, 2013

A federal appeals court ruled against animal rights groups that challenged U.S. horse processing plants. ... Read More

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USA Equestrian Trust Awards Second Round of 2013 Grants

December 14, 2013

The USA Equestrian Trust has awarded $55,000 in grants to help fund four projects by equine nonprofits... Read More

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Evaluating the Enforceability of a Liability Release

December 13, 2013

How enforceable is your liability release?... Read More

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Dec. 13 is the National Day of the Horse

December 13, 2013

Today (Dec. 13), Americans are celebrating the ninth annual National Day of the Horse.... Read More

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Key Land Conservation Incentive Set to Expire

December 13, 2013

The legislation provides enhanced tax incentive for landowners who retire development rights on their land.... Read More

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Werner Receives AAEP Distinguished Service Award

December 11, 2013

The AAEP presented its 2013 Distinguished Service Award to Harry M. Werner, VMD. ... Read More

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Franklin Named Distinguished AAEP Life Member

December 11, 2013

The AAEP presented Benjamin Franklin Jr., DVM, with the Distinguished Life Member Award. ... Read More

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AAEP Presents Distinguished Educator Awards at Convention

December 11, 2013

Dr. Frank Nickels and Dr. Barrie Grand received Distinguished Educator Awards.... Read More

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2014 AAEP President, Vice President Installed

December 10, 2013

Dr. Jeff Blea takes the reins as president while Dr. Kathy Anderson takes over as vice president.... Read More