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Nutrition-Related Problems: Alsike Clover Poisoning

March 06, 2015

Alsike clover (Trifolium hybridum) has been linked to two different health problems in horses.... Read More

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In Disaster's Wake: Horses and the Devastation

March 06, 2015

After weathering a natural disaster, take steps to reduce your horses' chances of infection or injury.... Read More

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Court Rules on Checkerboard Wild Horse Gather

March 06, 2015

The court says the BLM violated the NEPA, but didn't violate the Wild Free-Roaming Horse and Burro Act.... Read More

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Florida Man Pleads in Horse Killing Incident

March 06, 2015

A man accused of killing a horse and injuring the animal's rider has pleaded not guilty to the charges against him.... Read More

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An Introduction to Automatic Waterers

March 06, 2015

Do you really want to wrestle with frozen hoses? Here's what to know about automatic waterers.... Read More

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Equine Pigeon Fever Vaccine Granted Conditional License

March 05, 2015

A conditionally licensed vaccine must have demonstrated field safety and a reasonable expectation of efficacy.... Read More

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2015 AHP Student Travel Award Winners Selected

March 05, 2015

Victoria "Dixie" Crowe, Bridget Grobosky, and Taylor Renner are the 2015 AHP Student Travel Award winners.... Read More

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What's an 'Alpha' Horse?

March 05, 2015

Dr. Nancy Diehl shares her thoughts on dominance in horses and using the term "alpha" to describe a lead horse. ... Read More

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Preparedness is Key to Surviving Tornadoes with Horses

March 05, 2015

Being prepared in advance is crucial for helping horses survive potentially life-threatening storms.... Read More

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Wild Horse Health On and Off the Range

March 05, 2015

Mustangs require care different from the average domestic saddle horse. Here's how vets manage BLM horses' health.... Read More

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BLM to Host Public Tour of Nevada Wild Horse Facility

March 05, 2015

The public tour of the Indian Lakes Off-Range Corral in Fallon, Nevada, will take place on March 7.... Read More

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Thoroughbred Breeding Farms Support TAA

March 04, 2015

Farms agreed to donate 25% or more of the advertised stud fee for each stallion on their roster to the TAA.... Read More

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USDA Seeks Comments on Proposed Animal Export Rule Updates

March 04, 2015

The proposed rules would only pertain to animals intended for permanent export from the United States.... Read More

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BLM Utah Seeks Comment on Wild Horse Fertility Control Plan

March 04, 2015

The plan involves treating mares in the Onaqui herd management area with a fertility control vaccine via remote darting.... Read More

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Preventing Disease Spread: Don't Forget About Farriers

March 04, 2015

Farriers should practice smart biosecurity to prevent potential equine disease spread among properties.... Read More

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20 Disaster Planning Questions

March 04, 2015

Community disaster planning begins at home and in neighborhoods. It begins with understanding your farm.... Read More

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Caudal Heel Pain or Navicular: What's the Right Term?

March 03, 2015

A veterinarian explains terms often used to describe horses with front-limb lameness.... Read More

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Poll Recap: Mares, Geldings, or Stallions?

March 03, 2015

Of the 1,485 respondents, 605 (41%) said they prefer to own geldings.... Read More

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App Connects New York Police With State Animal Statutes

March 03, 2015

The app is designed to give law enforcement personnel easy access to New York's animal laws.... Read More

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Gleeson Named to Grayson-Jockey Club Position

March 03, 2015

The Grayson-Jockey Club Research Foundation provides funding for equine research that benefits all breeds of horses.... Read More

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Arthroscopy vs. Ultrasound for Diagnosing Stifle Lesions

March 03, 2015

Researchers determined that using both modalities can help vets increase their diagnostic and prognostic capabilities.... Read More

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The Horse Media Group LLC to Publish The Horse, TheHorse.com

March 02, 2015

The Horse Media Group LLC replaced Blood-Horse Publications as the publisher as of March 1.... Read More

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Massachusetts Firefighters Save Horses After Roof Collapse

March 02, 2015

None of the 15 horses rescued from the barn were injured in the collapse.... Read More

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Merial Acquires Legend, Marquis from Bayer

March 02, 2015

Merial acquired Marquis (15% w/w ponazuril), used to treat EPM, and joint therapy product Legend (hyaluronate sodium).... Read More

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Navigating Natural Disasters with Horses

March 02, 2015

Prepare a disaster plan for keeping your horse safe during wildfires, hurricanes, and other emergencies.... Read More