Horse Industry News

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Lab Expects Kentucky Test Delays to End Soon

November 15, 2014

Lab officials blamed delays on a spike in the number of samples that required follow-up testing after initial analysis.... Read More

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UF Researchers Seeking Input on Survey

November 14, 2014

The survey is designed to gauge interest for a unique service that could be provided by local equine hospitals. ... Read More

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Lloyd's of London, UK Partnership Continues

November 14, 2014

Lloyd's of London supports the University of Kentucky's publication of Equine Disease Quarterly.... Read More

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Kentucky Drug Council Moves Toward Uniformity

November 14, 2014

The council will adopt several changes that would move Kentucky toward National Uniform Medication Program policies.... Read More

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Kentucky Lawmakers Get Cobalt Update

November 14, 2014

Kentucky has been part of ongoing research and testing involving high levels of cobalt salts.... Read More

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Getting Equitation Science Research Into the Real World

November 14, 2014

As knowledge in this field advances, researchers hope to share findings with horse owners via veterinarians.... Read More

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Long Island University Post Launches Equine Studies Program

November 13, 2014

The program has four areas of focus: equine management, equine education, equine health, and an interdisciplinary track.... Read More

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University of Kentucky Oncologist Receives Award

November 13, 2014

Jonathan Feddock, MD, received the award from the UK Markey Cancer Foundation and Hagyard Equine Medical Institute. ... Read More

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Texas Police Probe Horse Cruelty Case

November 13, 2014

Authorities hope the public can help find whoever allegedly injured a horse and a steer at an exhibition venue.... Read More

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Michigan Barn Fire Claims 17 Horses

November 13, 2014

Michigan fire authorities are probing the cause of a barn fire in Edwardsburg, Michigan, that killed 17 horses.... Read More

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KHC Annual Meeting Set for Nov. 16 at Shaker Village

November 12, 2014

The agenda includes a board of director's election, an equine industry update, and more.... Read More

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Whitfield Ethics Probe to Continue

November 12, 2014

The probe will investigate if Rep. Ed Whitfield's wife influenced him about Tennessee Walking Horse-focused legislation.... Read More

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Veterans Day 2014: An Anniversary Worth Notice

November 11, 2014

Just as many human soldiers bravely elect to serve their countries, equids have also been called to duty.... Read More

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BEVA Issues Statement on Equine Dental Procedures

November 09, 2014

The organization issued a statement clarifying the regulations on equine dental procedures in Great Britain.... Read More

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Hosts Offered Grants to Fund Newcomer Horse Events

November 09, 2014

Time to Ride's new program offers stables, businesses, and organizations an incentive to connect new people to horses.... Read More

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Ohio City Fights Appeal in Service Horse Case

November 08, 2014

The city of Blue Ash asked an appeals court to uphold a decision regarding the use of a Mini Horse as a service animal.... Read More

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TCA Stallion Season Auction Set for January

November 08, 2014

In 2014 TCA granted more than $512,000 to charities that aid in Thoroughbred rescue, retirement, adoption, and more.... Read More

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Veterinarians Rood, Riddle are 2014 Galbreath Award Winners

November 07, 2014

Drs. Bill Rood and Tom Riddle will receive the award, which is given to persons who've led successful equine businesses.... Read More

Congratulations to Lynn Witmer for her winning photo of "Pyro" the scarecrow!

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2014 Hallowhinny Photo Contest

November 07, 2014

Here are some of our favorite photos of horses in costume submitted by fans for the Hallowhinny photo contest. ... Read More

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Firms get FDA Warning About Equine Ulcer Products

November 07, 2014

Three companies have received warning letters for marketing equine ulcer products without the FDA's approval.... Read More

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Factors Contributing to Cross-Country Falls Evaluated

November 07, 2014

The only variable researchers could link with the likelihood of falling was competitive rank going into cross-country.... Read More

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EHV-1 Confirmed in Bonneville County, Idaho

November 06, 2014

Two horses were euthanized after exhibiting neurologic signs; one of those tested positive for neurologic EHV-1.... Read More

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Hoskins Faces Probation Violation Charge

November 05, 2014

Beth Hoskins, who was convicted of maltreating dozens of horses, is now accused of violating terms of her probation.... Read More

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Kentucky Horse Park to Honor Thoroughbred Champion Cigar

November 05, 2014

A public memorial service will be held at the Kentucky Horse Park's Hall of Champions on Nov. 14 at 2 p.m.... Read More

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How Much Does it Cost to Rescue a Horse?

November 05, 2014

A law enforcement officer and a horse rescuer reveal what's behind rescuing and rehabilitating a neglected equid.... Read More