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South Carolina Confirms First Equine EEE Case of 2017

The affected horse from Dillon County was not known to have been vaccinated and did not survive. Read More

Wisconsin Reports First Equine WNV Case of 2017

The unvaccinated yearling Standardbred-cross gelding from Clark County was euthanized. Read More

What You Need to Know About Equine Stomach Acid

Common feeding practices could be causing your horse's stomach acid levels to rise. Read More

Bug Off: Controlling Flies in Horse Barn

Take steps to limit fly populations this summer. Read More

TCA Awards 2017 Grants

Seventy-one Thoroughbred industry-related nonprofits received grants totaling $462,139 in 2017. Read More

Work-Life Balance Focus of 2017 AAEP Convention as Keynote

Nigel Marsh will explore how vets can balance their career, family, personal time, and productivity. Read More

BLM Wyoming Holds Hearing on Vehicle Use In Horse Management

The public can share comments regarding helicopter and motorized vehicle use in wild horse management. Read More

Fetlock Injuries in Racehorses

Learn about the signs, diagnosis, and management of repetitive stress-related fetlock injuries in racehorses. Read More

Modern Przewalski's Horses Eat Different Diet Than Ancestors

Today wild Przewalski's horses eat high-quality grass year-round. Previously, they ate less-nutritious bushes, as well. Read More

New Grooms Working Group Meets with FEI President

The group was created to improve communications and interaction with grooms about what the FEI can do to help them. Read More

As Summer Heats Up, Keep Horses Cool

Keep your horse happy, healthy, and in the game with these health and management tips. Read More

Study Confirms Diet Can Help Manage Equine Gastric Ulcers

A low-starch, fiber-based diet can help manage equine gastric ulcer syndrome after medical treatment is stopped. Read More

Clemson Offering Master Equine Manager Certification Course

The course will cover horse welfare, nutrition, health care, and selection, as well as practical skills and more. Read More

Study: Most Modern Horses Descendants of Oriental Stallions

The paternal lines of nearly all modern horses trace to stallions brought to Europe from Asia over the last 700 years. Read More

Farrier Association Creates Veterinary Student Scholarship

The American and International Associations of Professional Farriers created the award in honor of Dr. Frank Gravlee. Read More

Australian Horse Owners: Vaccinate Against Hendra

Animal health officials say vaccination is the most effective way of reducing the risk of Hendra infection in horses. Read More

Equine Dental Care 101

Regular dental checkups will protect your horse's overall health, comfort, and well-being. Here are the basics. Read More

BLM Seeks Comments on Silver King HMA Assessment

The BLM hopes the horse gather proposed in the EA would help improve vegetation, habitat, and watershed health. Read More

BLM Issues Draft EA on Wyoming Wild Horse Gather

The population of 2,836 horses in three HMAs exceeds the cumulative AML of 1,560 animals by about 80%, the BLM says. Read More

BLM Offering Public Off-Range Pasture Tour in Oklahoma

The BLM is hosting two free tours on Aug. 12, at a wild horse off-range pasture in Bartlesville, Oklahoma. Read More

Equine West Nile Virus Threat Remains

West Nile appeared in the United States in 1999, but it remains a serious horse health threat. Here's how to combat it. Read More

Virginia Reports First Equine WNV Case of 2017

The affected horse, an unvaccinated 10-year-old Saddlebred gelding from Wythe County, was euthanized. Read More

FEI Issues Decisions on Three Banned Substance Cases

The cases involve a Belgian endurance horse, a South African jumper, and a Mexican jumper. Read More

FEI: British Reining Horse Tests Positive for Stanozolol

Shiners Chic, ridden by Jessica Sternberg tested positive for the anabolic steroid at a CRI3* in Texas, in April. Read More

AAEP Foundation Seeks Equine Research Fellow Applications

These annual scholarships are awarded to AAEP-member veterinarians who are beginning careers in equine research. Read More