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USEF Board Approves Strict Horse Welfare Penalties

The guidelines can help advise the Hearing Committee on the types and ranges of penalties to render in welfare cases. Read More

New HBLB Equine Science Research, Education Awards in 2017

Also, the HBLB announced that the application round for awards to start in 2018 is now open. Read More

BLM Seeks Comment on Eastern Nevada Horse Gather EA

The BLM plans to gather and remove wild horses from within and outside the Antelope and Triple B wild horse complexes. Read More

Utah Owners Urged to Vaccinate Horses

West Nile virus was detected in mosquitoes in Salt Lake County. Officials are encouraging owners to vaccinate horses. Read More

Minnesota Horse Tests Positive for Rabies

The horse from Benton County is the state's first equine rabies case of 2017. Read More

USEF Approves Further Investigation Into Depo-Provera Use

The board also approved a ban on injectable magnesium sulfate and will assess pergolide use for PPID horses. Read More

New AHS Vaccine Design Showing Promise

Researchers tested a vaccine created with "reverse genetics" with positive results. Read More

Iberville Parish, Louisiana, Horse Tests Positive for EEE

The affected horse was not vaccinated against EEE. Read More

South Carolina Confirms First Equine EEE Case of 2017

The affected horse from Dillon County was not known to have been vaccinated and did not survive. Read More

Wisconsin Reports First Equine WNV Case of 2017

The unvaccinated yearling Standardbred-cross gelding from Clark County was euthanized. Read More

What You Need to Know About Equine Stomach Acid

Common feeding practices could be causing your horse's stomach acid levels to rise. Read More

Bug Off: Controlling Flies in Horse Barn

Take steps to limit fly populations this summer. Read More

TCA Awards 2017 Grants

Seventy-one Thoroughbred industry-related nonprofits received grants totaling $462,139 in 2017. Read More

Work-Life Balance Focus of 2017 AAEP Convention as Keynote

Nigel Marsh will explore how vets can balance their career, family, personal time, and productivity. Read More

BLM Wyoming Holds Hearing on Vehicle Use In Horse Management

The public can share comments regarding helicopter and motorized vehicle use in wild horse management. Read More

Fetlock Injuries in Racehorses

Learn about the signs, diagnosis, and management of repetitive stress-related fetlock injuries in racehorses. Read More

Modern Przewalski's Horses Eat Different Diet Than Ancestors

Today wild Przewalski's horses eat high-quality grass year-round. Previously, they ate less-nutritious bushes, as well. Read More

New Grooms Working Group Meets With FEI President

The group was created to improve communications and interaction with grooms about what the FEI can do to help them. Read More

As Summer Heats Up, Keep Horses Cool

Keep your horse happy, healthy, and in the game with these health and management tips. Read More

Study Confirms Diet Can Help Manage Equine Gastric Ulcers

A low-starch, fiber-based diet can help manage equine gastric ulcer syndrome after medical treatment is stopped. Read More

Clemson Offering Master Equine Manager Certification Course

The course will cover horse welfare, nutrition, health care, and selection, as well as practical skills and more. Read More

Study: Most Modern Horses Descendants of Oriental Stallions

The paternal lines of nearly all modern horses trace to stallions brought to Europe from Asia over the last 700 years. Read More

Farrier Association Creates Veterinary Student Scholarship

The American and International Associations of Professional Farriers created the award in honor of Dr. Frank Gravlee. Read More

Australian Horse Owners: Vaccinate Against Hendra

Animal health officials say vaccination is the most effective way of reducing the risk of Hendra infection in horses. Read More

Equine Dental Care 101

Regular dental checkups will protect your horse's overall health, comfort, and well-being. Here are the basics. Read More