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NTRA Safety and Integrity Alliance Reaccredits Finger Lakes

The New York track received "best practice" grading in the area of aftercare and transition of retired racehorses. Read More

Michigan EHV-1: Some Quarantines Released

Four Michigan facilities remain quarantined due to equine herpesvirus-1 (EHV-1). Read More

European Equestrian Federation signs MOU with FEI

The European Equestrian Federation is focused on maximizing the potential and development of equestrian sport. Read More

Groups Urge Congress to Help Maintain Trails

Organizations encouraged Congress to pass the bipartisan National Forest Trails System Stewardship Act. Read More

Tips for Managing Horses on Spring Pastures

Here are some tips to remember to help your horse stay happy and healthy when consuming this spring's lush pasture. Read More

Equine Infectious Anemia Reported in West Tennessee

There are currently four confirmed cases of equine infectious anemia in the western part of the state. Read More

Vesicular Stomatitis Confirmed in New Mexico Horses

Officials are managing two vesicular stomatitis cases: one in a Grant County horse and one in an Otero County horse. Read More

Neurologic EHV Detected in Marion County, Oregon, Horse

The affected horse began showing acute neurologic signs on April 28 and the positive EHV-1 diagnosis was made April 29. Read More

Hullinger Named Director of UC Davis Large Animal Clinic

Dr. Pam Hullinger's appointment took effect April 27. Read More

2015 National Issues Forum Scheduled

The theme for this year's AHC National Issues Forum is "Protecting and Promoting the Horse." Read More

AQHA Announces Rule Changes

The board approved stronger penalties for animal welfare rule violators, barred lip chain use in show horses, and more. Read More

On Call Program to Support Kentucky Derby and Oaks Telecasts

Dr. Keith Latson will represent the AAEP On Call program during this weekend's live telecasts from Churchill Downs. Read More

Cobalt Policy Adopted by Racing Regulators

Regulators adopted a new policy making it illegal to administer cobalt to a racehorse. Read More

Horse Owners: Vaccinate Against WNV, EEE

Owners are encouraged to vaccinate their horses prior to the onset of peak mosquito season. Read More

Hearing on BLM Helicopter, Motorized Vehicle Use Scheduled

The Bureau of Land Management (BLM) Wyoming's hearing will take place on May 5 at 5:30 p.m. Read More

House Receives Veterinary Association Award

Amanda House, DVM, Dipl. ACVIM, has received the Florida Veterinary Medical Association's Gold Star Award for 2015. Read More

Erskine Named Director of Marion duPont Scott EMC

Dr. Michael D. Erskine has acted as interim director of the Virginia Tech facility since May 2013. Read More

Mereworth Farm Preserved for Retired Racehorses

The 1,200-acre Lexington, Kentucky, farm will serve as a sanctuary for unwanted equines and retired racehorses. Read More

French Eventing Horse, Rider Disqualified from 2014 WEG

The FEI Tribunal has disqualified Maxime Livio and Qalao des Mers following a positive test for a controlled medication. Read More

Input Sought on Proposed Canadian EIA Management Strategy

Comments are requested on a proposed approach for controlling equine infectious anemia (EIA) in Canada. Read More

Jockey Club Enhances Graded Stakes Race Vet Record Reporting

Owners can make their graded stakes horses' veterinary records public by posting them on a specialized website. Read More

Second Maryland Horse Tests Positive for EHV-1

Two Maryland premises are now quarantined after horses residing at the facilities tested positive for neurologic EHV-1. Read More

Does Your Equine Ulcer Treatment Product Add Up?

Studies indicate that some ulcer products contain a wide range of omperazole, from as little as 27% to as much as 126%. Read More

OTTBs Competing at Rolex Will Receive Recognition from TIP

The Thoroughbred Incentive Program (TIP) will award Rolex Kentucky Three-Day Event riders competing on Thoroughbreds. Read More

New Research Sheds Light on Tendon Injuries in Old Horses

The tendon's interfascicular matrix stiffens as it ages, making older horses more susceptible to injury. Read More