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Potomac Horse Fever Detected in Maryland

Potomac horse fever was confirmed in two Frederick County horses, one of which died from the disease. Read More

How Do Horses Get to the Rio Olympic Games?

The Olympic horses have begun their trek to Rio! Find out how they're getting to Brazil. Read More

FEI Announces Details of Three Banned Substance Cases

The cases focus on prohibited substances identified in a para-dressage horse, an endurance horse, and a jumping horse. Read More

BLM Changes Location of July 28 Motor Vehicle Hearing

The hearing on the use of motor vehicles in wild horse management will now be held at the Lander County Courthouse. Read More

Multiple Graded Stakes Winner Futural Euthanized

The 20-year-old gelding was euthanized July 25 due to complications caused by advanced chronic osteoarthritis. Read More

BLM to Bait Trap Wild Horses From Silver King, Triple B HMAs

Horses removed from the range will be prepared for the BLM's adoption program. Read More

Washington Confirms First Equine WNV Case of 2016

The unvaccinated 2-year-old mare from Grandview is showing neurologic signs of disease. Read More

Horse Castration: What Could Possibly Go Wrong?

There are health risks for horses being castrated, but vets and owners can work together to manage them. Read More

What's New in Equine Standing Surgery?

One equine surgeon reviews the growing trend toward surgery in the standing horse rather than in anesthetized patients. Read More

BLM Colorado to Hold Hearing on Motorized Equipment Use

The public hearing will focus on discuss the use of motorized vehicles in managing wild horses in Colorado. Read More

Bromont, Canada, Will Not Host 2018 World Equestrian Games

The FEI said the contract to host the event in Canada has been terminated due to ongoing financial issues. Read More

Vale District BLM Postpones Wild Horse Gather

The Oregon gather was expected to start on July 26, but has been postponed to a tentative date of Aug. 23. Read More

Wise Dan to Receive Inaugural Rood & Riddle Comeback Award

The award is given to an equine athlete who overcame a major health complication and returned to elite competition. Read More

Hearing on BLM Helicopter, Motor Vehicle Use Scheduled

The BLM Wyoming will host its annual statewide hearing on Aug. 4 in Rock Springs. Read More

August KENA Meeting to Focus on Horse Buying

Woodrow Friend, DVM; Melissa Moore; and Laura D'Angelo will discuss what buyers should consider when purchasing a horse. Read More

AVMA Launches Database of Animal Health Studies

The database is designed to connect vets and owners to clinical studies on a range of topics, including horse health. Read More

Buechner-Maxwell New Director at Virginia Tech CENTAUR

Dr. Virginia Buechner-Maxwell is interested in studying the impact of equine-assisted programs on human health. Read More

Vets Gathering for Australian Equine Conference

The event will feature lectures about what’s new in equine surgery, ultrasonography, regenerative medicine, and more. Read More

Ellis Park Staging Thoroughbred Aftercare Day July 17

The TAA accredits and provides grants to racehorse retirement, retraining, and adoption organizations. Read More

ASPCA Grants $200,000 to Assist Retired Racehorses

The ASPCA Rescuing Racers Initiative has granted more than $2 million to aid former racehorses since its inception. Read More

Indiana Grand Reaccredited by Safety, Integrity Alliance

Certification standards address injury prevention, uniform medication testing and penalties, safety research, and more. Read More

Tips for Maintaining a Healthful Hay Loft

Inspect and clean your hay loft or storage structure to help ensure the hay you store in it remains fresh. Read More

TCA Awards More Than $535,000 in Grants

Thoroughbred Charities of America (TCA) awarded grants to 71 industry-related nonprofits. Read More

Avoid Equine Pistacia Poisoning This Fall

If ingested, the leaves and seeds on trees of this genus can cause hemolytic anemia and death in horses. Read More

Equine West Nile Threat Increases During Mosquito Season

Vaccination and proper management techniques can help offer horses protection from disease. Read More