Horse Industry News

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Authorities Seek Virginia Horse Slasher

April 30, 2012

Three horses sustained cuts requiring veterinary treatment. None of the wounds appeared life-threatening.... Read More

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'War Horse' Helps OEF Members Support Equine Welfare

April 29, 2012

The War Horse Welfare Education Fund will receive $10 from each ticked bought by an OEF member.... Read More

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UK Graduate Student Spotlight: Elizabeth M. Woodward

April 28, 2012

Woodward has focused her research on endometrial inflammation after breeding.... Read More

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Fox-Pitt Jumps Into the Lead at 2012 Rolex Kentucky

April 28, 2012

William Fox-Pitt (GBR) guided Parklane Hawk to a faultless cross-country round to take over the lead.... Read More

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UK Launching Study of Equine-Guided Leadership in Nurses

April 27, 2012

The study will assess if Equine Guided Leadership Education is effective at developing emotional intelligence.... Read More

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Horse Council Sets National Issues Forum

April 26, 2012

The forum will address marketing initiatives for the equine industry as well as changes in federal advocacy.... Read More

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Montana Barn Fire Claims 19 Horses

April 24, 2012

The blaze broke out just after 5 a.m. on April 23. All 19 horses residing in the 20,000 square foot barn died.... Read More

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Horse Industry Impacted by Changes to H-2B Visa Program

April 18, 2012

Horse trainers and owners who cannot find American workers to fill semi-skilled jobs use the H-2B program. ... Read More

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Arson Ruled Out as Cause of Deadly Illinois Barn Fire

April 16, 2012

Forty horses were contained in the barn at the time of the blaze. Of those, 18 were killed in fire. ... Read More

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RSPCA Equine Inspectors to Monitor England's Grand National

April 11, 2012

RSPCA inspectors will be on hand after two horses were killed at the 2011 running of the famed British race.... Read More

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Four Australian Horses Dead, Cause Unknown

April 10, 2012

Four horses residing near Margaret River, West Australia, are dead, but their cause of death remains unknown.... Read More

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Phelps Media Joins ELCR as Premier Conservation Partner

April 09, 2012

The Conservation Partners Program educates the public about the need to conserve land for equine activities.... Read More

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What You Can Do to Strengthen the Horse Industry

April 08, 2012

The AHC explains to its members how they can contact their elected officials to speak up about equine issues.... Read More

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Equine Guelph Launches Horse Safety Website for Kids

April 06, 2012

Interactive flash activities and videos make learning about safety on the horse easy for young horse lovers.... Read More

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New York Man Sentenced in Charity Horse Show Theft Case

April 05, 2012

The man, who pleaded guilty to stealing more than $30,000 from the show, will serve six months in jail.... Read More

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Registration Open for Equine Guelph Biosecurity E-Session

April 03, 2012

Attendees will learn how to best protect horses by identifying risks of infectious disease.... Read More

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Lexington Mounted Police Prepare for NCAA Championships

April 02, 2012

The city's four mounted officers and their equine partners will be patrolling the streets tonight.... Read More

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Leadership Straight from the Horse's Mouth

March 23, 2012

Local equine-industry leaders will examine how the horse influenced their personal leadership development... Read More

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BLM Lists Range Improvement Projects

March 23, 2012

BLM will spend $300,000 on 12 projects to improve conditions where wild horses and burros reside.... Read More

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Pfizer Announces 2012 Veterinary Scholarship Recipients

March 19, 2012

Pfizer awarded $2,500 each to 331 second- and third-year veterinary students at accredited universities.... Read More

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Health Topics to be Discussed at Va. Equine Conference

March 11, 2012

Presentation topics include small acreage grazing systems, designing a feeding program, and emergency care.... Read More

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Rutgers Equine Science Center Launches Spring Webinar Series

March 07, 2012

Webinar topics include "Horse Promotion and Marketability" and "Refeeding the Starved Horse."... Read More

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Input to Canada's New Equine Code of Practice Needed

March 06, 2012

The NFACC is renewing the equine care and welfare guidelines and is seeking industry stakeholder input.... Read More

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KHC Offers Tornado Disaster Relief to Horse Owners

March 06, 2012

The KHC and U.S. Equine Disaster Relief Fund are working to provide help for owners impacted by the tornadoes.... Read More

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AHP Launches Second Equine Industry Survey

March 05, 2012

American Horse Publications has launched a second industry survey to gauge trends in the U.S. equine industry.... Read More