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Mustang Sanctuary President Denies Equine Neglect

October 04, 2016

A former sanctuary employee alleged that Karen Sussman maltreated horses and that 30 animals had died of malnutrition.... Read More

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2016 Time to Ride Challenge Wraps Up

October 03, 2016

More than 1,000 events were held during this year's competition to help introduce newcomers to horses.... Read More

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2016 Zoetis PRCA Vet of the Year Award Finalists Announced

October 02, 2016

The finalists are Drs. Ben Espy, Troy Ford, Mike Harms, Marty Tanner, and Edward Taylor.... Read More

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Enter TheHorse.com's "Why Does My Horse Do That?" Contest

October 02, 2016

A video of your horse's behavior could win an evaluation by Dr. Sue McDonnell and a prize pack from Zylkene Equine.... Read More

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Reid Receives BVA's Dalrymple-Champneys Cup and Medal

October 02, 2016

Dr. Stuart Reid, who has an equine background, was recognized for his contributions as an academic and researcher.... Read More

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Equine Guelph Introduces Barn Fire Prevention Tool

October 01, 2016

Users receive a personalized list of recommended improvements to help prevent barn fires at their facilities.... Read More

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Weller Elected New BEVA Junior Vice President

October 01, 2016

Dr. Renate Weller is a professor of comparative imaging and biomechanics at the Royal Veterinary College.... Read More

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Emergency Wild Horse Gather Underway in Nevada

September 30, 2016

The BLM said it will remove up to 60 wild horses from Goshute HMA due to insufficient water sources. ... Read More

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Eclipse Champion Hidden Lake Dead at 23

September 30, 2016

The 23-year-old daughter of Quiet American was euthanized Sept. 29 due to infirmities of old age.... Read More

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Borell Takes Plea Deal in Horse Abandonment Case

September 29, 2016

Charles Borell pleaded guilty to nine counts of second-degree misdemeanor animal cruelty under an Alford plea.... Read More

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Protect Your Horse From Leptospirosis

September 29, 2016

Leptospirosis causes recurrent uveitis and abortion in horses. Fortunately, there's a vaccine. Is your horse at risk?... Read More

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U.S. House Passes Forest Service Trail Stewardship Act

September 29, 2016

The bill is designed to help improve trail maintenance without the need for additional funding.... Read More

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Santa Cruz County, California, Horses Displaced by Wildfire

September 29, 2016

Several horses have returned to their homes, but others remain at the county animal shelter and fairgrounds.... Read More

Store chemicals or medications in special designated locations to they don't contaminate horse feed or poison children or pets around the barn.

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Storing Toxic Substances in Stables

September 29, 2016

Find out how to use, store, and discard flammable, toxic, or hazardous products found on horse farms.... Read More

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Operation Gelding Receives Grants to Support Clinics

September 28, 2016

As a result, the program hopes to nearly double the number of clinics held and stallions gelded by 2018.... Read More

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Tennessee Woman Accused of Maltreating Horses

September 28, 2016

Twenty-four horses are receiving rehabilitative care while their owner faces animal cruelty charges.... Read More

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Poll Recap: Lepto-what?

September 27, 2016

Of the 458 respondents, 158 (34%) said they do not know what leptospirosis is.... Read More

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Coalition of State Horse Councils' Fall Meeting Approaching

September 27, 2016

State horse council and AHC representatives will meet Oct. 28-30 for the coalition's fall meeting.... Read More

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Stolen Georgia Thoroughbred Found

September 26, 2016

"Henry" was found in a North Georgia pasture, more than 140 miles away from where he was allegedly stolen.... Read More

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BLM to Gather Sand Wash Wild Horses in October

September 26, 2016

Some mares will be treated with a contraceptive vaccine while some young horses will be prepared for adoption.... Read More

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The Horse, Merck Partner for Rabies Education Week

September 25, 2016

World Rabies Day is Sept. 28. Look for articles and content about rabies risk and learn how to protect your horses.... Read More

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Matt Koch Named 2016 Friend of UK Ag Equine Programs

September 24, 2016

Koch is a UK alum and a longtime supporter of the UK equine program's educational mission.... Read More

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UK Tour Displays Equine Industry Career Possibilities

September 24, 2016

The tour was designed to educate students about the broad variety of careers available in the equine industry.... Read More

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UK Gluck Center Develops Novel EAV Test

September 23, 2016

The test is designed to identify which stallions are most likely to remain long-term carriers of the virus if infected.... Read More

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Stolen Georgia Horse Recovered in South Carolina

September 23, 2016

A 23-year-old Thoroughbred was taken with the recovered Quarter Horse. ... Read More