Horse Industry News

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New Bolton Center Recognizes National Day of the Horse

December 13, 2014

The resolution encourages Americans to be mindful of horses' contribution to the U.S. economy, history, and character.... Read More

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Aftercare Alliance to Award $2.4M in Grants

December 13, 2014

The Thoroughbred Aftercare Alliance will award $2.4 million in grants to its 42 accredited facilities for 2014.... Read More

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Dec. 13 is the National Day of the Horse

December 13, 2014

Americans are celebrating the 10th annual National Day of the Horse on Dec. 13.... Read More

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10 Ways to Celebrate National Day of the Horse

December 12, 2014

How do you plan to celebrate?... Read More

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Lawsuit Targets St. Louis Cab Regulators

December 12, 2014

The lawsuit alleges that the St. Louis Metropolitan Taxicab Commission failed to regulate horse-drawn cabs in that city.... Read More

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Laurel Park Reaccredited by Safety Alliance

December 12, 2014

The 103-year-old racetrack received its initial NTRA Safety and Integrity Alliance accreditation in 2013.... Read More

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BIVI Announces 2015 Equine Research Award Winners

December 12, 2014

Five researchers will each receive a grant of $15,000 to study equine infectious diseases during 2015.... Read More

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N.Y. Congressional Delegates Split on Carriage Ban Ordinance

December 12, 2014

The proposed law would ban horse-drawn carriages from New York City's streets.... Read More

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EU Bans Horsemeat Processed in Mexico

December 11, 2014

But one slaughter proponent doesn't believe the ban will stop the flow of horsemeat sold offshore.... Read More

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RMTC Cites Progress in Medication Reform Plan

December 11, 2014

More jurisdictions are operating or will soon be operating under all or part of the National Uniform Medication Program.... Read More

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Wyoming Sues Feds Over Wild Horse Management

December 10, 2014

Meanwhile, a University of Wyoming researcher released study results on how wild horses and cattle graze the rangelands.... Read More

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CANTER USA Principal Awarded AAEP Lavin Cup

December 10, 2014

Robbie Timmons' vision has helped place more than 20,000 Thoroughbred ex-racehorses into new homes since 1997.... Read More

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Knowles Receives Inaugural AAEP Research Award

December 10, 2014

Dr. Donald Knowles confirmed that imidocarb dipropionate eliminates T. equi from horses with piroplasmosis.... Read More

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Hancock Receives AAEP's George Stubbs Award

December 10, 2014

Dell Hancock is the chair of the Grayson-Jockey Club Research Foundation.... Read More

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Texas A&M Professor to Lead the AAEP in 2015

December 09, 2014

G. Kent Carter, DVM, Dipl. ACVIM, installed as president; R. Reynolds Cowles, DVM, has been installed as vice president.... Read More

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AAEP Installs New Treasurer, Board of Directors Members

December 09, 2014

Drs. Jack Easley, Rob Franklin, Vivian Freer, and Katherine Garrett will serve in their new roles until 2017.... Read More

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Theriogenologist Honored with Distinguished Educator Award

December 09, 2014

Terry Blanchard, DVM, Dipl. ACT, received the AAEP 2014 Distinguished Educator (Academic) Award.... Read More

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AAEP Past-President Receives Distinguished Life Member Award

December 09, 2014

Terry Swanson, DVM, received the award for his leadership and volunteerism during his 46 years as an AAEP member.... Read More

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AAEP 'On Call' Spokesmen Receive Distinguished Service Award

December 09, 2014

The award honors Larry Bramlage, DVM, MS, Dipl. ACVS, and Wayne McIlwraith, BVSc, PhD, DSc, FRCVS, Dipl. ACVS, ACVSMR.... Read More

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NYC Council Gets Horse Carriage Ban Ordinance

December 08, 2014

The New York City council received the proposed ordinance to banish horse-drawn carriages from city streets Dec. 8.... Read More

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EQUUS Foundation Awards 2014 Research Fellows

December 08, 2014

Liara Gonzalez, DVM, Dipl. ACVS, and Elaine Norton, DVM, MS, received the 2014 EQUUS Foundation Research Fellows.... Read More

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2014 AAEP Foundation Past Presidents' Research Fellow

December 08, 2014

Emma Adam, BVetMed, MRCVS, Dipl. ACVIM, ACVS, is researching articular cartilage repair of degenerative joint disease.... Read More

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AAEP Foundation, Markel Award Scholarships to Vet Students

December 07, 2014

Eight equine veterinary students received $2,500 scholarships from the AAEP Foundation and Markel. ... Read More

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Saylor Joins Thoroughbred Retirement Foundation Board

December 07, 2014

Thoroughbred owner and businessman Paul Saylor has been elected to the board of directors.... Read More

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TVMDL Breaks Ground on State-of-the-Art Facility

December 07, 2014

The construction phase is projected to last approximately 18 months and is scheduled to begin in spring 2015.... Read More