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Breeders' Cup Participants Pledge to Support New Vocations

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

Contraception Begins for San Felipe Pueblo Wild Horses

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

AAEP On Call Veterinarians to Assist at 2014 Breeders' Cup

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

CSU Releases New Furosemide Research Results

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

UC Davis Launches Equine Ophthalmology Service

Mary Lassaline, DVM, PhD, MA, Dipl. ACVO, is heading the UC Davis equine ophthalmology service. Read More

BLM Ely, Nevada, District to Gather Wild Horses

The BLM will gather about 120 excess wild horses from in and around the Triple B and Silver King herd management areas. Read More

BLM to Modify Rock Springs Wild Horse Holding Facility

Changes will include adding hay storage, placing protective shelters in sick pens, replacing corral panels, and more. Read More

AFA Announces Schedule for 2015 Annual Convention

Speakers for the American Farrier's Association (AFA) conference include top farriers and noted veterinarians. Read More

TVMDL Drug Testing Lab receives Certification

The lab earned Competition Animal Drug Testing Laboratory Accreditation Program certification. Read More

New Research Published to Help Working Equids' Welfare

The research addresses clinical problems including lameness, husbandry, tack-related wounds, parasites, and more. Read More

New Bolton Center to Host Equine Sports Medicine Lecture

Drs. Elizabeth Davidson and Liz Arbittier will offer a joint lecture on sports medicine, including lameness evaluations. Read More

Washington Names Baker New State Veterinarian

Dr. Joe Baker received his DVM from Washington State and completed an equine reproduction residency at the UC Davis. Read More

Nominations Sought for 2015 Equine Industry Vision Award

The winner will be announced June 19, 2015, at the American Horse Publications Seminar in San Antonio, Texas. Read More

Kentucky Horse Park Commission Names New Executive Director

The Kentucky Horse Park Commission has selected Jamie Link as the new executive director of the Kentucky Horse Park. Read More

Montana Hunters Reminded to Have Horses Inspected

The inspection is good for a year of movement, or owners can obtain an inspection good for the life of the horse. Read More

Equine Guelph Holds Large Animal Rescue Courses

Speakers encouraged attendees to take what learned back to the industry to help improve emergency rescue success rate. Read More

New Hampshire Reports First Case of EEE in a Horse for 2014

Officials recommend that horse owners consult their veterinarians to discuss appropriate vaccination. Read More

Jumping, Dressage Riders Clubs Sign MOUs with FEI

The groups will work closely with the FEI to expand the Olympic disciplines of jumping and dressage. Read More

New Bolton Center, TERF Announce Scholarship Awards

The Thoroughbred Education and Research Foundation (TERF) has awarded more than $250,000 in grants. Read More

Breeders' Cup Champion Amazombie to Old Friends

The 8-year-old gelding won 12 of 29 starts and earned over $1.9 million during his racing career. Read More

Survey: Some Owners Treat Encysted Small Redworms Improperly

One in five British horse owners used a dewormer not indicated to treat encysted small redworms (or strongyles). Read More

BLM Offers Tour of Nevada Wild Horse and Burro Facility

The BLM is offering a public tour of the Indian Lakes Road Short-Term Holding Facility in Fallon on Oct. 17. Read More

Prevention is Better than Cure, Racehorse Owners Say

Despite advances in repairing damaged tendons, trainers and owners say they want to prevent injuries in the first place. Read More

Deadline for 2015 AHP Student Award Contest is Jan. 23

The contest provides up to three $750 travel awards for students to attend the AHP Annual Seminar. Read More

Game On Dude to Old Friends

The 7-year-old gelded son of Awesome Again won 16 of 34 races and earned just under $6.5 million. Read More