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New CEO Appointed for Animal Health Trust

Mark Vaudin, PhD, will take the reins from current CEO, Peter Webbon, DVM, at the end of September. Read More

WEG Games' Road Tour Under Way to Promote Event

The 2014 Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games' (WEG) Road Tour to promote the event launched June 25, 2013. Read More

FEI Co-Sponsors Conference on Concussion in Sport

The conference covered updates on concussion studies from four years ago and how to keep athletes safe. Read More

Equine Medical Research Benefit Oct. 26 in Lexington, Ky.

Event presented by Great American Insurance will benefit the Grayson-Jockey Club Research Foundation. Read More

AVMA Recognizes New Animal Welfare Specialty for Vets

The American Veterinary Medical Association has approved Animal College of Animal Welfare as a specialty. Read More

KHC Donates to USEF Disaster Fund, Starts Ky. Relief Fund

The KHC has contributed the remainder of its U.S. Equine Disaster Relief Fund to USEF's disaster fund. Read More

Gilsenan Joins Virginia Tech Vet School Teaching Faculty

William Gilsenan joins the Virginia veterinary college as a clinical instructor of large animal medicine. Read More

EQUUS Foundation Grants Scholarships for AAEP Students

The EQUUS Foundation has granted the AAEP Foundation funds for graduate-level student scholarships. Read More

Michigan Horse Tests Positive for Equine Infectious Anemia

Officials in Michigan confirmed Equine Infectious Anemia (EIA) in a 17-year old grade mare. Read More

Riders Set to Compete in 2012 Paralympics in London

Riders from 26 nations have qualified to participate in equestrian events during the 2012 London Paralympics. Read More

Know How to Use A Stethoscope Before You Need It

A properly used stethoscope can help horse owners pick up on possible developing health problems. Read More

KHC Offers Relief to Horse Owners Impacted by Tornadoes

The Kentucky Horse Council (KHC) is providing coordination for the U.S. Equine Disaster Relief Fund. Read More

USEF: Use of GABA as a Calming Supplement Prohibited

Recently, reports of the use of a product called "Carolina Gold" have been brought to the USEF Equine Drugs an Read More

Hendra Virus Quarantine Lifted in Queensland

Two properties that have been under quarantine for Hendra virus have been given the all clear. Read More

Livestock Investigation Clinic for Kentucky Officials

Livestock Investigation Training for county and state officials returns to Asbury University March 14-16, 2012 Read More

AQHA Convenes First Animal Welfare Commission

Recognizing that animal welfare is the single-most important issue facing the equine industry today, the Read More

AQHA Adds to America's Horse Cares Grant Program

Beginning in 2012, an important addition will be made to the criteria for the America's Horse Cares Read More

Winter Driving Tips for Horse Owners

Ensure vehicles are ready for winter driving and maintain them according to manufacturer recommendations. Read More

Rood & Riddle to Host Sport Horse Symposium Nov. 3

Rood & Riddle Equine Hospital will hold an educational symposium for horsemen on sport horse health Read More

Number of Thoroughbred Mares Bred Fell 10% in 2011

Statistics from The Jockey Club for the 2011 North American breeding season show the number of stallions Read More

2012 Rolex Kentucky Three-Day Event Tickets on Sale Nov. 1

Ticket packages for the 2012 Rolex Kentucky Three-Day Event go on sale Nov. 1. Read More

EHV-1: New Jersey Horse Farm Quarantined

The New Jersey Department of Agriculture has quarantined a horse farm in Colts Neck, Monmouth County, after six horses contracted the neurologic form of Equine Herpes Virus-1 (EHV-1). The disease was discovered by a private veterinarian Read More

Guidelines Help Former Racehorses Go from Track to New Careers

The American Association of Equine Practitioners (AAEP) has developed guidelines to help veterinarians and adoption groups successfully transition retired racehorses to new homes and new careers. Read More

AAEP 2010: Raker to Receive 'Beyond the Call' Award

The American Association of Equine Practitioners (AAEP) paid tribute to prominent mentor and surgeon Charles Raker, VMD, Dipl. ACVS, with the Sage O. Kester "Beyond the Call" Award for his widespread contributions to the equine veterinary community. Read More

AAEP Develops Veterinary Guidelines for the Care of the Racehorse

The American Association of Equine Practitioners (AAEP) today released guidelines for veterinarians who treat racehorses. The document, "Clinical Guidelines for Veterinarians Practicing in a Pari-Mutuel Environment," promotes medical Read More