Genomewide Study Identifies Arabian Horses' Risk for EMS

July 03, 2017

Researchers say this seems to confirm lore that some horse breeds are more susceptible to EMS than others.... Read More


AHF Funds Arabian Horse Research Projects

January 18, 2017

The Arabian Horse Foundation is funding research on juvenile idiopathic epilepsy and occipitoatlantoaxial malformation.... Read More


Hearing Loss in Foals

May 03, 2015

Many conditions common to foals can contribute to or cause auditory dysfunction. Here's what to watch for.... Read More


Participation Sought in Study on JIE in Arabians

February 24, 2015

Researchers are working to identify the genetic cause of juvenile idiopathic epilepsy (JIE) in Arabian horses.... Read More


Arabian Association Rescinds Horses' Registrations

January 26, 2015

The registrations were revoked after it was determined the champion horses were not, in fact, half-Arabians.... Read More


Arabian Horse Foundation Funds Research Projects

June 22, 2014

The foundation provided $11,500 for research studying health conditions impacting Arabian horses. ... Read More


Farrabba Wins 2012 Haggin Cup at Tevis

August 06, 2012

The 11-year-old Arabian gelding finished the 100-mile ride in fourth place.... Read More


Cerebellar Abiotrophy: Not Just for Arabians?

May 10, 2011

Cerebellar abiotrophy (CA) might be able to jump the "breed barrier" and affect other types of horses.... Read More


Predicting Colic: Horse Breeds at Higher Risk

September 30, 2009

Researchers have noticed that certain breeds of horses are predisposed to certain types of colic. ... Read More


Test Reveals Arabian Sire as Carrier of Neurologic Disorder

December 15, 2008

An Arabian horse breeding operation announced a stallion is a carrier of cerebellar abiotrophy. ... Read More


Test Allows Arabian Breeders to Scan for Inherited Neurologic Disorder

September 23, 2008

Equine cerebellar abiotrophy is a debilitating neurologic disorder that affects Arabian horses.... Read More


Equine Registry To Require DNA Testing

October 11, 2002

The Arabian Horse Registry of America will use DNA testing via hair roots to verify parentage.... Read More


Arabian Registry To Require DNA Testing

October 11, 2002

DNA testing replaces blood typing as the Arabian Horse Registry of America's required tool for verification.... Read More


Witches And Brooms: Preparing for Equine Diseases

May 01, 2000

What an incredible time of year! Spring is in the air. Flowers are blooming. Hopes are high as a new season starts, and horses are traveling everywhere for training and competition. Diseases are threatening our horses, our livelihoods, and... Read More


Cosmetic Alteration Of Arabian Horses

March 02, 1998

Surgical alteration of any Arabian horse to enhance its appearance is not in the breed's best interest.... Read More