Horse Industry News

Article

Grice, Brown Receive 2017 AAEP President's Award

November 23, 2017

Reynolds Cowles, DVM, 2017 AAEP president, selected Amy Grice, VMD, MBA, and Stuart Brown, DVM, to receive the award.... Read More

Article

Collins Receives AAEP 'Beyond the Call' Award

November 23, 2017

Dr. Nancy Collins received the award for her commitment to improving equine welfare and the lives of others.... Read More

Article

Inaugural Teri Lear Memorial Lecture Focused on Cytogenetics

November 23, 2017

Terje Raudsepp, PhD, presented in honor of UK equine genetics researcher Teri Lear, PhD, who passed away in 2016.... Read More

Forage and water sources are scarce after Nevada's Fox and Lake Range Herd Management Area was burned by wildfire.

Article

BLM Concludes Emergency Nevada Wild Horse Gather

November 23, 2017

Forage and water sources were scarce after the Fox and Lake Range Herd Management Area was burned by wildfire.... Read More

Article

Winter is Coming: Are Your Horses and Farm Ready?

November 23, 2017

Three equine professionals offer tips for preparing your animals, facilities, and yourself for the deep freeze ahead.... Read More

Article

Three Join AAEP Board of Directors

November 22, 2017

Duane Chappell, DVM; Foster Northrop, DVM; and Deborah Spike-Pierce, DVM, MBA, will serve three-year terms.... Read More

Article

Macpherson Installed as 2018 AAEP President

November 22, 2017

Margo Macpherson, DVM, MS, Dipl. ACT, is a tenured professor of reproduction at the University of Florida.... Read More

Article

Oregon Equine Reproduction Specialist Named AAEP Treasurer

November 22, 2017

Lisa Metcalf, MS, DVM, Dipl. ACT, founding owner of Honahlee, PC, an equine reproduction facility in Sherwood, Oregon.... Read More

Article

FEI, Glasgow Extend Equine Injury Research Agreement

November 22, 2017

The FEI and the University of Glasgow will further develop the Global Endurance Injuries Study. ... Read More

Article

Colic Researcher Named Past Presidents' Research Fellow

November 21, 2017

Dr. Anje Bauck received the 2017 AAEP Foundation Past Presidents' Research Fellow for her equine colic surgery research.... Read More

Article

Sears Awarded EQUUS Foundation Research Fellow

November 21, 2017

Dr. Kelly Sears' equine piroplasmosis research resulted in the discovery of a new Theileria organism.... Read More

Article

BI Announces 2017 Equine Research Award Recipients

November 21, 2017

The "Advancement in Equine Research Award" gives $45,000 for infectious disease research. ... Read More

Article

Poll Recap: Equine Acupuncture

November 21, 2017

Nearly half of the 475 respondents said they have had acupuncture performed on their horses.... Read More

Article

Monday's Top Tweets From the 2017 AAEP Convention

November 21, 2017

Top tweets and take-homes from Monday's educational sessions and the AAEP President's luncheon.... Read More

Article

Sunday's Top Tweets from the 2017 AAEP Convention

November 20, 2017

Top tweets and take-homes from sessions on biosecurity, ethics, handling rank horses in the field, and more! ... Read More

Article

'UK at the Half' Features Ag Equine Programs Director

November 20, 2017

Dr. Mick Peterson talked about how UK's equine programs prepare graduates for careers in the horse industry.... Read More

Article

Saturday's Top Tweets from the 2017 AAEP Convention

November 20, 2017

Top tweets from the opening session of the 2017 AAEP Convention in San Antonio.... Read More

Article

FEI: Two Horses Test Positive for Banned Substances

November 18, 2017

An endurance horse and a jumping horse tested positive for ractopamine and o-desmethyltramadol, respectively.... Read More

Article

UK to Host 2018 Equine Showcase, Breeders' Short Course

November 17, 2017

Presenters will cover topics including safety, horse welfare, equine reproduction, horse management, and more.... Read More

Article

Unwanted Horse Coalition to Participate in #GivingTuesday

November 17, 2017

The UHC will host an #UNselfie contest to promote giving and gelding on the global day of philanthropy.... Read More

Article

EIA: What's the Big Deal?

November 17, 2017

Find out where veterinarians are seeing an uptick in equine infectious anemia cases.... Read More

Article

Technology Connecting Veterinarians, Clients

November 16, 2017

Telemedicine is growing in popularity among veterinarians and clients, but it doesn't come without risks.... Read More

Article

UHC Publishes Estate Planning Guide

November 16, 2017

The guide compares trusts and wills, the different trust types, and more.... Read More

Article

Researchers Connect the Dots on Spotted Coat Color Genetics

November 16, 2017

Base coat color and horse sex appear to play significant roles in spotting patterns, researchers learned. ... Read More

Download

Putting the Tractor Before the Horse

November 15, 2017

Must-know info when buying a tractor for your horse property.... Read More