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Conference to Explore 'Breaking Barriers, Building Bridges'

The 2015 International Equitation Science Conference will focus on promoting ethical equitation for all disciplines. Read More

Ensure Horses are Vaccinated Against EEE, WNV, and Rabies

Timely vaccination has been shown to decrease disease incidence drastically. Read More

VS Confirmed in Reeves County, Texas, Horses

Earlier this month three horses in Pecos County, Texas, tested positive for vesicular stomatitis (VS), as well. Read More

Researchers Find New Method for Monitoring Horses' Body Fat

The new body condition index is designed to enhance the value of traditional body condition scoring. Read More

Australian Vets Welcome Biosecurity Bills Passed in Senate

The bills are designed to strengthen disease control measures to better manage disease risk in Australia. Read More

TCA Announces May Award of Merit Winners

Award of Merit nominees consist of individuals or organizations working to provide a better life for Thoroughbreds. Read More

Ohio Racing Regulators Discuss 2014 Drug Test Results

In 2014 racehorses in Ohio produced 112 positive drug tests, most of them for flunixin meglumine or phenylbutazone. Read More

Registration Deadline for Time to Ride Challenge Approaches

The registration deadline for hosts interested in participating is May 26. Read More

Lecture on Treating Cancer in Horses Scheduled

Laura Johnstone, BVSc, MVSc, Dipl. ACVIM, will discuss treating cancer in horses on June 2. Read More

Vesicular Stomatitis Detected in Pecos County, Texas, Horses

The three horses reside at a single farm in Pecos County, located approximately 30 miles north of Fort Stockton. Read More

TCA Named Beneficiary of Fantasy Horse Racing Game

The donations will be applied to grants for charities that assist Thoroughbreds when they finish racing. Read More

RRP Announces Ticket Sales for Thoroughbred Makeover

Tickets are on sale for the 2015 Thoroughbred Makeover and National Symposium, taking place Oct. 23-25. Read More

Forest County, Pennsylvania, Farm Quarantined for EHV-1

Another farm in Clarion County is also quarantined after a horse there showed signs of disease. Read More

FDA Releases Draft Guidance on Animal Drug Compounding

The document is designed to help ensure compounded drugs are available when appropriately prescribed by a veterinarian. Read More

BLM Seeks Comment on Water Canyon Pilot Program

The BLM is looking for input on an environmental assessment for a wild horse growth suppression pilot program. Read More

Kane County, Utah, VS Quarantines Lifted

Officials said all fourteen equids placed under quarantine were released as of May 14. Read More

IHRC Moves Equine Drug Testing to Industrial Laboratories

The transition comes after the commission's primary laboratory reportedly failed to report three drug tests. Read More

Equine Foundation Donation to Aid in Lameness Evaluation

Equine Guelph and Dr. Judith Koenig received a donation help to purchase a lameness evaluation device. Read More

American Pharoah Romps to Victory in Soggy Preakness Stakes

American Pharoah registered a seven-length victory and is scheduled to make a bid for a Triple Crown sweep. Read More

Swedish Horses Exempt from Pre-Race Testing in Britain

International horses--except those from Ireland, France, Germany, and Sweden--must be sampled before racing in Britain. Read More

AHC's 2015 Issues Forum and Speakers Set

Speakers from various sectors of the industry will speak to the forum's theme of "Protecting and Promoting the Horse." Read More

No New EHV-1 Cases Reported in Oregon This Week

In the previous two weeks, nine horses developed fever and/or neurologic signs after being exposed to EHV-1. Read More

Sagamore Racing to Donate to Aftercare with Race Sponsorship

Sagamore Racing will sponsor the $300,000 Pimlico Special and donate $30,000 to the Thoroughbred Aftercare Alliance. Read More

American Pharoah Draws Post One for Saturday's Preakness

The Kentucky Derby victor will take on seven challengers for the middle jewel of the Triple Crown. Read More

BEVA Trust Veterinarians Support Horse Charity Projects

The BEVA Trust participated in two pilot projects to help horse welfare in the United Kingdom and abroad. Read More