By knowing what conditions certain horses are predisposed to, owners and breeders can take preventive steps.
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The recently discovered hoof condition can strike Connemara ponies down before they reach weanling age.
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February 11, 2015
By knowing what conditions certain horses are predisposed to, owners and breeders can take preventive steps.... Read More
April 24, 2014
The tests can identify for four aggrecan gene mutations associated with dwarfism in Miniature Horses. ... Read More
November 30, 2013
The recently discovered hoof condition can strike Connemara ponies down before they reach weanling age.... Read More
November 14, 2013
TheHorse.com staff has collected a sampling of some of the most interesting horse-related world records.... Read More
July 30, 2013
Of the 705 respondents, 49% (374 voters) said they own or have owned a Miniature Horse.... Read More
July 01, 2013
Miniature Horses might be small, but their health needs are just as sizable as their full-sized counterparts.... Read More
May 17, 2012
The Illinois Senate has passed legislation designating miniature horses as recognized service animals. ... Read More
December 16, 2007
California took a first step toward helping more horses after their racing years with the final approval of a new fund to support the state's equine retirement facilities.
During a meeting held Dec. 14 in Inglewood, the California Horse Racing... Read More
March 01, 2007
Did you know that the American Association of Equine Practitioners (AAEP) is the world's largest professional asso-ciation of equine veterinarians? Did you also know that the AAEP has a Foundation? The AAEP Foundation was created and established as... Read More
January 27, 2007
Saddlebred Rescue is asking all Saddlebred trainers, breeders and owners for their help in identifying rescued Saddlebred horses. The majority of the horses taken in by the rescue group are bought at auction. The horses are almost always put... Read More
November 03, 2006
With information ranging from finding the best horse for your child to riding techniques to horse diseases, nutrition, and care, HorseQuest brings the "best of the best" university research-based information on horses to Americans via its... Read More
October 09, 2006
The year-long Tenth Anniversary Year celebration continues at Equine.com, and again this month, more than 300 people will win prizes in the "Ten-a-Day Everyday Giveaway." In addition to giving away ten prizes every day in October, the Web... Read More
August 01, 2002
Hundreds of horses have been displaced by wildfires that spread across Colorado and Arizona throughout June. Various members of the horse industry have offered support through their time and donations.
At press time, an estimated 320 horses... Read More
March 03, 2002
National Reining Horse Association Hall of Fame stallion and Million Dollar Sire, Topsail Cody, died February 23 from colic. Foaled in 1977, Topsail Cody won the 1980 National Reining Horse Association Futurity, then earned the American Quarter... Read More
October 10, 2001
There is no consensus on "alternative" or "complementary" approaches to equine health care. In fact, it would be hard to find a more controversial topic. For every "expert" who terms acupuncture, chiropractic, and other new therapies... Read More
January 01, 2001
Following a far-reaching campaign to educate citizens of Colorado on the dangers of reclassifying the horse as a companion animal, the state did not see this issue on the 2000 ballot as had been predicted. There was an abundance of animal rights... Read More