Horse Industry News

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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

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Virginia Man Charged After Trailer Crash

November 05, 2014

The crash killed two horses; one died at the scene while the other was euthanized.... Read More

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North Carolina Mill Recalls Horse Feed

November 03, 2014

Bartlett Milling Co. has recalled some of its horse feed due to possible Rumensin contamination. ... Read More

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BLM: Watch for Wild Horses, Burros on Highways

November 03, 2014

Watch for wild horses and burros on roads, as daylight saving time's end brings earlier darkness and lower visibility.... Read More

Bayern wins the Breeders' Cup Classic.

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Bayern Wins 2014 Breeders' Cup Classic

November 01, 2014

Bayern outlasted Toast of New York and California Chrome in a thrilling stretch duel Nov. 1 at Santa Anita Park.... Read More

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Santa Anita Confident in New Dirt Surface

November 01, 2014

"The surface has been very safe," said Rick Arthur, DVM, equine medical director for the California Horse Racing Board.... Read More

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Breeders' Cup to Employ National Medication Reforms

October 31, 2014

The world championships will be held for the first time under the National Uniform Medication Program's reforms.... Read More

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Drug Tests Help Protect Integrity of California Horse Racing

October 31, 2014

The staff at UC Davis' drug testing lab runs about 70,000 samples a year looking for evidence of prohibited drugs.... Read More

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Breeders' Cup Participants Pledge to Support New Vocations

October 30, 2014

To date, 36 horses have owners and/or trainers pledging a percentage of their Breeders' Cup earnings to New Vocations.... Read More

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Contraception Begins for San Felipe Pueblo Wild Horses

October 30, 2014

The San Felipe Pueblo will employ porcine zona pellucida as recommended by a National Academy of Sciences report.... Read More

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AAEP On Call Veterinarians to Assist at 2014 Breeders' Cup

October 30, 2014

Drs. Larry Bramlage and Wayne McIlwraith will be able to provide health reports regarding the horses in each race.... Read More

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CSU Releases New Furosemide Research Results

October 30, 2014

Dr. Paul Morley found evidence suggesting furosemide is effective in reducing EIPH incidence and severity. ... Read More

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Weanling Daughter of Champion Zenyatta Dies

October 29, 2014

The filly was euthanized Oct. 28 at Rood & Riddle Equine Hospital after a paddock accident at Lane's End Farm.... Read More

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Nevada, Wild Horse Advocates Clash over Estrays

October 29, 2014

In a statement, authorities said gathers only take place when horses pose a danger to themselves or the public.... Read More

Silver Charm wins the 1997 Kentucky Derby at Churchill Downs.

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Derby Winner Silver Charm Pensioned, Returning to Kentucky

October 29, 2014

The 20-year-old stallion has been standing at stud in Japan and is expected to be back in Kentucky by late November.... Read More

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Meet 'Down the Fence' Producer MJ Isakson

October 29, 2014

Filmmaker MJ Isakson is completing a film documenting the sport of 'reined cow horse,' its horses, and its legends.... Read More