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Groups Collaborate on Sport Horse Movement in Asia, Oceania

February 18, 2014

The workshop for government, veterinary, and animal health experts focuses on international horse movement.... Read More

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State-of-the-Art Animal Care Facility Planned at JFK Airport

November 27, 2013

Officials said the center will set new standards for comprehensive vet, stalling, and quarantine services.... Read More

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International Horse Movement

November 25, 2013

Governing officials are exploring ways to reduce hurdles for horses crossing country lines.... Read More

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French Veterinarians Preparing for 2014 WEG

October 31, 2013

Find out how veterinarians are preparing with less than a year to go before the 2014 World Equestrian Games.... Read More

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Switzerland Ramps Up Horse Traceability Laws

October 18, 2013

To better manage disease outbreaks, Swiss owners must now register horses and report movement to officials.... Read More

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How Will the Government Shutdown Affect Equine Interests?

October 01, 2013

Find out how the government shutdown could impact the horse industry and your equine interests.... Read More

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Survey: Passport Regulations Confuse Vets, Horse Owners

September 13, 2013

Eighty-four percent of participants find passport regulations obtuse or problematic to understand.... Read More

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Reducing the Stress when Transporting Horses by Road and Air

September 09, 2013

Being moved from one place to another can be stressful for some horses, whether they travel by air or road.... Read More

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Tips for Reducing Transport Stress in Horses

September 06, 2013

Learn about the best ways to reduce transport stress while transporting horses by land or air.... Read More

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Hong Kong to Accept Horses Vaccinated Against Hendra

August 16, 2013

Hong Kong will accept horses vaccinated against hendra virus, according to manufacturer recommendations.... Read More

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Virgin Islands Horse Import Restrictions Lifted

June 16, 2013

Officials placed the restrictions after a horse in Puerto Rico tested positive for CEM. ... Read More

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Corticosteroids in Racehorses: Beneficial But Controversial

October 18, 2012

Corticosteroid use is controversial, but the medications are beneficial when used appropriately, one vet says.... Read More

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FEI Secretary General discusses Key Issues in China

October 17, 2012

Development of equestrian sport in China and the international movement of horses were key topics discussed.... Read More

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Grants Fund Research on Equine-Assisted Therapy and Veterans

September 23, 2012

The grants will fund research on the effects of equine-assisted activities for veterans with PTSD and/or TBI.... Read More

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Researchers Review Dopamine-Equine Stereotypy Relationship

May 31, 2012

A dopamine modulation dysfunction could be a risk factor for equine stereotypic behavior development.... Read More

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Reward Offered in Michigan Horse Cruelty Case

May 10, 2012

On May 2 an extremely malnourished horse was discovered lying on the side of a road in Cheboygan County.... Read More

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Gaughan Joins Virginia Tech as Large Animal Surgeon

December 30, 2011

Gaughan joined Virginia-Maryland Regional College of Veterinary Medicine as professor of large animal surgery.... Read More

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Searching for UK Alums in the Horse Industry

August 26, 2011

Were you equine before the UK had an official equine program? If so, the UK Equine Initiative wants to know!... Read More

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Understanding Kentucky Equine Land Use

July 16, 2011

The Commonwealth of Kentucky is a largely agricultural state. It's the "Horse Capital of the World", the large... Read More

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Equine Reproductive Management Short Course March 26-27 at Kansas State

February 23, 2011

Kansas State University's (KSU) Department of Animal Sciences and Industry, will host its 7th Equine Reproductive Management Short Course, March 26-27, at the university's Horse Teaching and Research Unit in Manhattan. The tw0... Read More

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Handling Barn Collapses

February 21, 2011

No horse owner or barn manager wants to deal with a barn collapse, but should one occur, it's important to know how to deal with the situation to give the horses and other animals that might be trapped the best chance of survival. There are a few ... Read More

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Poll: Readers Know About Rabies

October 26, 2010

More than 480 readers of TheHorse.com responded to a poll asking, "How knowledgeable are you about equine rabies?" ... Read More

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Judge Denies Ohio Woman's New Trial Bid

September 09, 2010

Former Ohio Arabian horse trainer Robin Vess, who was found guilty on multiple animal cruelty charges in April, has lost her bid for a retrial. Animal welfare authorities charged Vess with 42 counts of misdemeanor animal cruelty in F... Read More

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Horse People Unite at Canter Against Cancer Event

October 08, 2009

"It does not matter how or when you die. The only question is, did you really live?" These words, by the late Dr. Jerri Lin FitzGerald, defined the success and palpable enthusiasm among participants who united Oct. 3 at Twin Orchard Farm in... Read More

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Injury Prompts Elimination of World Cup Contender Kingston

April 16, 2009

Kingston, a dressage horse ridden by U.S. equestrian Leslie Morse, was eliminated from the Rolex FEI World Cup Grand Prix today, after he became unsound at the beginning of his dressage test.

"I could tell in the first corner, he felt... Read More