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Finding Balance Amid the Day-to-Day Rigors of Vet Practice

December 14, 2017

Nigel Marsh shares advice for veterinarians on achieving the often-elusive balance between careers and personal lives.... Read More

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FEI Issues Decision in Endurance Prohibited Substance Cases

December 13, 2017

The federation also announced a new prohibited substance case involving another endurance horse and rider.... Read More

Researchers identified stem cells (green colored) from equine endometrium tissue on fluorescence microscope analysis.

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Researchers Harvest Uterine Stem Cells From Horses

December 13, 2017

Laboratory results show the stem cells can differentiate into fat, bone, cartilage, and muscle tissue.... Read More

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How Can I Tell if a Mare is Pregnant?

December 13, 2017

An equine reproduction specialist reviews signs that suggest a mare is in foal and how to find out definitively.... Read More

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Study: Some Endurance Horses Lacking in Lameness Care

December 13, 2017

Lameness was the most common issue ride vets found, but 48% of affected horses had no further vet exams or treatment.... Read More

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Poll Recap: Groundwork Practice

December 12, 2017

Of the 452 respondents, 367 (81%) said groundwork is a regular part of their routine with their horses.... Read More

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Narrow Escape: Caring for Equine Barn Fire Survivors

December 12, 2017

Just because a horse survives a barn fire doesn't mean he's out of harm's way. Here's what you need to know.... Read More

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EHV Confirmed in Connecticut Horse

December 12, 2017

Tests are pending on three additional horses. The horses were vaccinated and are recovering.... Read More

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Study: Swimming Can Improve Horses' Glucose, Insulin Levels

December 12, 2017

Low-intensity swimming could help maintain glucose and insulin levels without putting excess strain on horses' limbs.... Read More

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Can a Horse Consume Too Many Electrolytes?

December 11, 2017

Find out why a horse might prefer electrolyte water over plain water and if that's a cause for concern.... Read More

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Two EHV Cases Confirmed in Illinois

December 11, 2017

The index facility in Champaign County has been quarantined after the two EHV-positive horses were euthanized.... Read More

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Do Horses in Mild Climates Need Extra Care During Winter?

December 11, 2017

Not everyone sees snow fly during the winter months, but horses still have seasonal needs that must be met.... Read More

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Time to Ride Contest Rewards Top Marketing Strategies

December 11, 2017

This written-entry contest rewards Time to Ride Challenge contestants for innovative and effective outreach strategies.... Read More

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Could Horse Breed Predict Colic Risk?

December 11, 2017

Researchers have determined that that some gastrointestinal lesions are more common in certain types of horses.... Read More

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The Ins and Outs of Temporary Horse Fencing

December 10, 2017

This portable and cost-effective barrier comes in handy when managing pastures, traveling with horses, and more.... Read More

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Understanding Hay Analysis Results

December 10, 2017

Hay analysis can help owners better balance their horses' diets and meet nutritional requirements.... Read More

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TAA Accredited 37 Organizations for 2017

December 09, 2017

The organizations include 31 that were reaccredited and six that received accreditation for the first time.... Read More

The first filly (a Quarter Horse) foaled using NP sex-sorted semen, Nov. 22, 2016.

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Colt or Filly? Breeders Soon Might be Able to Choose

December 09, 2017

Researchers are studying whether magnetic nanoparticles could effectively separate "X" and "Y" stallion spermatozoa.... Read More

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Vets Triage San Luis Rey Downs Survivors

December 08, 2017

Some people lost everything, while surviving humans and horses face injuries and ailments of varying severities.... Read More

Eight-months-pregnant Vicki Nicholls,  BSc(hons), BVetMed, Cert AVP, MRCVS, BAEDT, with Dandy Farm's Marley, four weeks after delivering him.

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BEVA's MumsVet Introduces Guidance Resources for Employers

December 08, 2017

The documents are designed to provide guidance and resources for veterinary employers with pregnant staff.... Read More

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Equine Parasitology Research Dr. Gene Lyons Dies

December 08, 2017

Eugene T. Lyons, PhD, a longtime UK Department of Veterinary Science faculty member, died Dec. 7. He was 86.... Read More

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2017 AAEP Trade Show Tour

December 08, 2017

Join The Horse as we meet vendors on the AAEP Trade Show floor.... Read More

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Cameron Lago Wins Roger L'Heureux Memorial Award Winner

December 08, 2017

Lago, a Standardbred groom in Canada, will receive full tuition for two online courses through Equine Guelph.... Read More

Evacuated horses remain in stalls at the Ventura County Fairgrounds.

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Horses Killed, Others Evacuated From California Wildfires

December 08, 2017

The region's equestrian community has worked day and night to remove horses from the blazes' paths.... Read More

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Immunosenescence: What Owners of Old Horses Need to Know

December 08, 2017

Take a look at how immunosenescence and its effects impact the way owners and veterinarians care for senior horses.... Read More