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Keeneland to Host Make-A-Wish Day on Oct. 8

Several local farms and equine medical facilities will sponsor the participating wish kids. Read More

Functional Electrical Stimulation and Equine Muscle

Researchers found that functional electrical stimulation improved the density and distribution of muscle mitochondria. Read More

New Online Course on Horses Launches at UF

The course includes information on common health issues, the species' history, equine business and research, and more. Read More

Top Tips to Prepare Your Senior Horse for Winter

From monitoring his body condition to keeping his joints moving, here's how to get your old horse ready for winter. Read More

TIP Website Upgrade Enhances Performance Award Applications

The website redesign is designed to make the performance award application process quicker and more efficient. Read More

Maryland Urges Hurricane Preparedness Plans for Livestock

With Hurricane Joaquin's approach, authorities are encouraging owners to include livestock and horses in disaster plans. Read More

Uruguayan Endurance Horse Tests Positive for Guanabenz

LG Muneerah's sample was positive for guanabenz, a sedative with analgesic effects. Read More

Jackson County, Oregon, Horse Tests Positive for WNV

Despite cooler temperatures, officials are urging area owners to take steps to protect their horses from disease. Read More

Ellis Park, Turfway Park Support TAA

The Kentucky racetracks have both signed on to match contributions made by owners at their facilities. Read More

ARCI Compliance Committee Set, Will Begin Work Immediately

The committee will work state-by-state to advance the ARCI medication reforms. Read More

Events at 2015 AAEP Convention to Benefit Horse Welfare

A scramble-style golf tournament and the AAEP Foundation Celebration will both raise funds to improve horse welfare. Read More

Additional Cases of EEE Found in Michigan Horses

The unvaccinated horses from Calhoun and Van Buren counties have been euthanized. Read More

BLM Begins Emergency Wild Horse Gather in Nevada

Due to drought conditions the BLM began gathering and providing care for 80 to 100 wild horses on Sept. 25. Read More

FEI Clears Guerdat, Bichsel in Prohibited Substances Cases

The FEI determined that feed contaminated with poppy seeds was responsible for three horses' positive drug tests. Read More

Time to Ride Challenge Wraps Up Final Weekend of Contest

As of Sept. 25 more than 29,000 newcomers have been introduced to horses through challenge-hosted experiences. Read More

Applications for Merck/AAEP Foundation Scholarships Open

Five $5,000 scholarships are available through the new Merck Animal Health/AAEP Foundation Scholarship Program. Read More

BEVA Members Vote With Feet for Voluntary Projects

Two horse health care and castration clinics have been confirmed for the autumn. Read More

Colorado VS: 46 Locations Quarantined

Officials say more than 200 vesicular stomatitis (VS) quarantines have been released thus far in Colorado. Read More

BLM Offers Public Tours of Fallon Wild Horse, Burro Corral

The BLM will offer two public tours of the Indian Lakes Off-Range Wild Horse and Burro Corral in Nevada on Oct. 23. Read More

Texas Confirms 19 Equine West Nile Virus Cases

The majority of the affected horses were not previously vaccinated against West Nile virus. Read More

2015 Thoroughbred Makeover Schedule and Entries Announced

The weekend will include seminars, vendors, a marketplace of horses trained for the event, competitions, and more. Read More

OSU Veterinary Hospital Acquires a Dynamic Respiratory Scope

The dynamic respiratory scope will allow veterinarians to better assess performance horses' upper respiratory tracts. Read More

Test Shows Minnesota Horse Did Not Have EHV-1

The horse developed neurologic signs at the Minnesota State 4-H Horse Show and was euthanized Sept. 18. Read More

Yarbrough joins Cornell Ruffian Equine Specialists

Tom Yarbrough, DVM, Dipl. ACVS, will serve as the facility's clinical director. Read More

BLM Extends Public Input Period for Pine Nut HMA Evaluation

The opportunity for the public to provide input on the draft evaluation for the HMA has been extended until Oct. 20. Read More