Horse Industry News

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Poll Recap: Horsey Holiday Gifts

December 31, 2013

Of the 463 voters, 35% (164) said their horses received treats as a holiday surprise this year.... Read More

We sought out your horse-related New Year’s resolutions. Here are the top 10.

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Horse New Year's Resolutions Help from The Horse

December 31, 2013

We sought out your horse-related New Year’s resolutions. Here are the top 10.... Read More

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Animal Care Company Continues Supporting Equids in Need

December 29, 2013

The company provides a supplement to a malnourished horse for each GI product sold in the United States. ... Read More

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Veterinarians Making Progress on National Equine Health Plan

December 29, 2013

The NEHP is designed to aid in equine disease surveillance and to make biosecurity recommendations.... Read More

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Kentucky 2013 Farm Cash Receipts could Approach $6 Billion

December 28, 2013

The cash receipts were boosted by strong equine, poultry, and cattle markets, according to economists.... Read More

A man harnesses his horse after treatment for epizootic lymphangitis at the Society for the Protection of Animals Abroad veterinary center in Debre Zeit, Ethiopia.

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Seven Ways to Ease a Donkey's Burden This Christmas

December 26, 2013

Stephanie suggests several organizations to support if you haven't finished your Christmas shopping yet.... Read More

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Mucho Macho Man Wins Vox Populi Award

December 26, 2013

The 5-year-old winner of the Breeders' Cup Classic will receive the 2013 Secretariat Vox Populi Award.... Read More

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Illinois City to Get Restitution in Crundwell Case

December 23, 2013

Dixon will receive more than $9 million in restitution in a case involving a high-profile horse breeder.... Read More

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Cornell Vet Students Earn TERF Scholarships

December 23, 2013

The Thoroughbred Education and Research Foundation recognizes Jesse Tyma and Daniel Jackson.... Read More

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Equine Guelph offers Welfare Tips, Colic Risk Assessment

December 22, 2013

As the Guelph’s "Year of Colic Prevent" wraps, it announces 2014 as the year of "Full Circle Responsibility."... Read More

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CANTER Mid-Atlantic Launches Winter Hay, Holiday Card Drive

December 21, 2013

A holiday season fundraiser seeks to raise $4,500 to build cold-weather hay supply.... Read More

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American Horse Publications Offers Student Awards

December 20, 2013

The 2014 AHP Student Award Contest deadline is January 24. ... Read More

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Nielsen, Stowe Win 2013 Horse Call Grant Award

December 20, 2013

The grant will allow Nielsen and Stowe to examine the economic aspect of equine health care. ... Read More

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Virginia Tech Announces Topics for Equine Lecture Series

December 20, 2013

Marion DuPont Scott School of Veterinary Medicine has announced its “Tuesday Talk” topics for early 2014.... Read More

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Digging Deeper into Breeders' Cup Lasix Study

December 19, 2013

Study shows horses who previously had not raced on furosemide fared well in Breeders' Cup juvenile races.... Read More

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Unattended Children at Boarding Stables

December 19, 2013

What is the risk of having unattended minors (e.g., persons under 18) at your equine facility?... Read More

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USEA Forms New Horse Health Education Partnership

December 19, 2013

USEA announces educational partnership with Virginia Tech, Michigan State, ISELP, and Capitol Productions TV.... Read More

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Take Great Pictures of Your Horse

December 19, 2013

Professional equine photographer Jessica Robinson shows how to capture your horse's image in the best way. ... Read More

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How Working at The Horse has Changed My Own Horse Care

December 18, 2013

Michelle reflects on how her job at The Horse has changed the way she manages and cares for her horses. ... Read More

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Florida Mane Thief Sought

December 17, 2013

Authorities are seeking those responsible for cutting the mane of a horse grazing in a Punta Gorda pasture. ... Read More

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Appeals Court Sides with Horse Processor

December 16, 2013

A federal appeals court ruled against animal rights groups that challenged U.S. horse processing plants. ... Read More

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USA Equestrian Trust Awards Second Round of 2013 Grants

December 14, 2013

The USA Equestrian Trust has awarded $55,000 in grants to help fund four projects by equine nonprofits... Read More

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Evaluating the Enforceability of a Liability Release

December 13, 2013

How enforceable is your liability release?... Read More

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Dec. 13 is the National Day of the Horse

December 13, 2013

Today (Dec. 13), Americans are celebrating the ninth annual National Day of the Horse.... Read More

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Key Land Conservation Incentive Set to Expire

December 13, 2013

The legislation provides enhanced tax incentive for landowners who retire development rights on their land.... Read More