Veterinarian Industry Announcements

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Texas Stable Fire Claims 11 Horses

February 05, 2013

Authorities are investigating the cause of the fire that left 11 horses dead and several others injured.... Read More

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Purdue to Host Horseman's Education Forum

February 03, 2013

Scheduled lecture topics include MRI and CT, ocular emergencies, foal care, and senior horse care and more.... Read More

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Revised Immigration Rule Could Benefit Horse Industry

February 02, 2013

A new federal immigration rule will benefit the horse industry, the National HBPA said Jan. 28.... Read More

2013 ESMA Finalist for Best Use of Social Media in North America

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TheHorse.com Named Finalist in 2013 ESMAs

February 01, 2013

TheHorse.com is a finalist in four categories for the 2013 PagePlay Equestrian Social Media Awards (ESMAs). ... Read More

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UT Veterinary College Offers Horse Health Lectures for Owners

February 01, 2013

Lecture topics will include parasite control, equine first aid, arthritis, prepurchase examinations, and more.... Read More

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Vets, Farriers Honored for Hoof Care Contributions

January 31, 2013

A pair of farriers and three equine veterinarians were recognized during a recent hoof care summit.... Read More

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Black Named Director of CSU Equine Reproduction Laboratory

January 30, 2013

Jerry Black, DVM, will oversee day-to-day operations of the Equine Reproduction Laboratory.... Read More

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Online Short Courses for Equine Business Professionals Begin Feb. 7

January 28, 2013

Short courses will focus on contract/employee labor law, farm safety practices, and more. ... Read More

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2012 USEF/EQUUS Foundation Humanitarian Award Recipients Named

January 27, 2013

Two veterinarians, Mark Fitch, DVM, and Richard Tully, DVM, were named the 2012 recipients of the award.... Read More

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UK Seminar Series Sees Changes in 2013

January 25, 2013

Seminar topics for 2013 include placentitis, podiatry, cardiology, endoscopy, nutrition, and more.... Read More

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Dates Set for 2013 KENA Networking Meetings

January 24, 2013

KENA provides a venue for horse enthusiasts from all disciplines to share ideas and business strategies.... Read More

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David Switzer Inducted into UK Hall of Distinguished Alumni

January 24, 2013

Switzer is recognized for his knowledge, experience, and accomplishments relating to the breeding and racing.... Read More

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Rutgers to Hold Equine Business Planning Course

January 20, 2013

The course aims to help business owners create business plans tailored to the success of one's operation.... Read More

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Commentary: The Evolution of Equine Disease Quarterly

January 19, 2013

Dr. Roberta Dwyer shares thoughts on the evolution of the publication produced by UK and Lloyd's of London.... Read More

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Penn Vet Clinicians to Speak at Pa. Horse World Expo

January 18, 2013

Veterinarians will share their clinical and research expertise in seven presentations Feb. 22-23.... Read More

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Fontenot Joins Virginia Tech as Large Animal Surgery Instructor

January 15, 2013

Robin Fontenot, DVM, MS, will train students in large animal surgery through lectures and teaching labs.... Read More

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Participants Sought for Study on Resveratrol's Effects on Hock Lameness

January 15, 2013

Researchers are seeking horses for a study investigating resveratrol as a possible osteoarthritis treatment.... Read More

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Permit Allows Va. Owners to Move Horses throughout Southeastern States

January 14, 2013

Horse owners can elect to obtain a six-month passport in lieu of a certificate of veterinary inspection.... Read More

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Equine Feed Oat Project Awards Inaugural Oat Research Grant

January 14, 2013

Laurie Lawrence, PhD, of the University of Kentucky will receive funding for a two-year research project.... Read More

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Univ. of Wisconsin Acquires Dynamic Endoscope

January 13, 2013

This dynamic endoscope is currently the only such tool in the state of Wisconsin, the school reported.... Read More

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Riders4Helmets to Host 2013 Safety Symposium

January 12, 2013

The event will provide a series of lectures and panel discussions on topics related to keeping riders safe.... Read More

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AVMA Celebrates 150 Years

January 12, 2013

The AVMA is undertaking a number of efforts to commemorate the association's 150th anniversary.... Read More

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Chambers named ORC Manager of Veterinary Services

January 10, 2013

Adam Chambers, DVM, has served as the commission veterinarian at Woodbine Racetrack since 2010.... Read More

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2013 American Youth Horse Council Symposium Scheduled

January 07, 2013

The event brings together youth and youth leaders from all facets of the equine industry.... Read More

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Holcombe Receives Excellence in Teaching Award

January 02, 2013

Her clinical interests include equine critical care, upper-respiratory tract physiology, sepsis, and more.... Read More