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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

Equine Guelph Launches Horse Health Tracker App

The app is designed to let owners assess horses' health data and share it with the animals' health care teams. Read More

BLM to Offer Wild Horses, Burros at Extreme Mustang Makeover

The Extreme Mustang Makeover will take place April 24-25 in Queen Creek, Arizona. Read More

Equine Rescue Groups to Compete to Help At-Risk Horses

More than 100 participants will take part in the ASPCA's 2015 Help a Horse Day grants contest. Read More

Bogers Receives $15,000 Elaine Klein Development Award

Dr. Sophie H. Bogers' research focuses on using stem cells to treat osteoarthritis in horses. Read More

AAEP Announces Continuing Education Opportunities for Vets

Topics will include lower-limb lameness, ophthalmology, ambulatory practice, and poor performance. Read More

BLM Seeks Input on Proposed 2015 Pryor Mountain Horse Gather

The gather would result in the removal of about 30 young horses from the Pryor Mountain Wild Horse Range. Read More

NASC Announces Preferred Supplier Program

This program designates companies that provide raw materials to those that manufacture and distribute products. Read More

Montgomery County, Maryland, Horse Tests Positive for EHV-1

A horse tested positive for neurologic equine herpesvirus-1 (EHV-1) and is being treated by a private veterinarian. Read More

BLM Selects Three for Wild Horse, Burro Advisory Board

June Sewing, Jennifer Sall, and Julie M. Weikel, DVM, will each serve a three-year term on the advisory board. Read More

RMTC Approves GABA Threshold

The group approved a uniform testing threshold of 110 parts per billion in blood for the amino acid GABA. Read More

Vaccinate Horses Against West Nile Virus Now

Horses require two doses of the West Nile vaccine initially, and then boosters at least annually. Read More

Equine Professionals Hope to Expand the Horse Industry

More than 400 stables and professionals have signed up for the Time to Ride Challenge since registration opened March 1. Read More

Rood & Riddle Named Official Breeders' Cup Equine Hospital

Rood & Riddle is the official equine hospital of the Breeders' Cup and title sponsor of the 2015 post-position draw. Read More