Horse Industry News

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Tornadoes Foster Summer Storm Tips

April 30, 2014

Get tips on how to help your horses stay safe during tornadoes and other summer storms.... Read More

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Kansas Horse Euthanized after Contracting EHV-1

April 30, 2014

Officials reported that the horse in northeast Kansas was confirmed positive for non-neurotrophic EHV-1. ... Read More

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Senior Horse Superstar Spotlight: 2014 Rolex Competitors

April 29, 2014

Meet the horses approaching senior status that contested this year's Rolex Kentucky Three-Day Event.... Read More

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Legislation would Protect N.Y. Carriage Horse Industry

April 28, 2014

The legislation would keep municipalities from limiting or eliminating permits issued to carriage operators.... Read More

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Arena Footing Discussed at FEI Sports Forum

April 28, 2014

One session reviewed the Equine Surfaces White Paper, a study on surfaces' effects horses orthopedic health.... Read More

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Nolen-Walston Receives Award for Distinguished Teaching

April 27, 2014

Assistant professor Dr. Rose Nolen-Walston received the Lindback Award for Distinguished Teaching.... Read More

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ELCR Launches Crowdfunding Campaign

April 26, 2014

The campaign will support the development of a planning and zoning guide for horse-friendly communities. ... Read More

The Horse Editor-in-Chief Stephanie L. Church and International Four-Star Eventer Lynn Symansky talked horse care during the 2014 Rolex Ride The Course event.

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Rolex from a Different View

April 25, 2014

Join The Horse's Editor-in-Chief Stephanie Church as she takes a ride around the Rolex course.... Read More

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Conference on Climate Change and Horses Scheduled

April 23, 2014

Lecture topics will include infectious diseases and climate change and water conservation, among others.... Read More

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Deadline for USA Equestrian Trust Grants is May 5

April 21, 2014

In 2013, the trust awarded nearly $265,000 to equine nonprofits to help fund more than a dozen projects.... Read More

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2014 AHC Issues Forum Scheduled for June 24

April 20, 2014

The forum will seek to answer questions related to the drop in horses registered over the past five years. ... Read More

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Equine Rescue Groups to Compete to Help At-Risk Horses

April 17, 2014

The ASPCA will award five $10,000 grants to equine organizations for their work to protect horses.... Read More

David Hunt, president of the IDTC (left) and Trond Asmyr, FEI dressage director, signed the memorandum of understanding on behalf of their respective organisations.

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Dressage Trainers Club, FEI Sign Memorandum of Understanding

April 17, 2014

The International Dressage Trainers Club has signed a memorandum of understanding with the FEI. ... Read More

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Animal Disease Tracking Map Launched

April 16, 2014

Researchers have launched an interactive map to track diseases in dogs, cats, and horses around the world.... Read More

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Sports Medicine Researcher Clayton Retires from MSU

April 15, 2014

Dr. Hilary Clayton says she'll still be active in the equine and research communities.... Read More

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Conditioning and Modifying Horse Behavior

April 13, 2014

An equine behaviorist offers tips on how to change your horse's behavior.... Read More

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2014 Equine Industry Vision Award Finalists Announced

April 11, 2014

The winner will be announced at the Equine Industry Vision Award Breakfast on June 20.... Read More

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Commentary: Social Media and Equine Crisis Response

April 11, 2014

Following these six suggestions could make the difference between success and failure in a crisis response.... Read More

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Winning Name Chosen for Penn Vet's Foal Cam Colt

April 10, 2014

The colt born on Penn Vet's Foal Cam is now named New Bolton Pioneer, Boone for short. ... Read More

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Study: Younger Horses Appear Able to Learn by Watching

April 10, 2014

Younger, lower-ranking, and more curious horses are most likely to exhibit social learning, researchers say.... Read More

Traditional leather halters are constructed of cowhide, and the pieces connect via metal or brass fittings and buckles. These halters are often highly adjustable at multiple points for a customized fit.

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Horse Basics: Halters

April 09, 2014

Learn the basic options you have for outfitting your horse in a halter.... Read More

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Warning: You Might Need to Post Signs at Your Horse Facility

April 09, 2014

Find out how signage can protect people on your property, as well as you and your farm from liability.... Read More

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Old Friends Retiree Bull Inthe Heather Euthanized

April 08, 2014

The 24-year-old had been receiving treatment for several health issues, but his quality of life diminished.... Read More

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CSU Research Project to Study Benefits of Equine Therapy

April 06, 2014

The five-year research program will focus on the potential benefits of equine-assisted activity and therapy.... Read More

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Record Number of Entries for 2014 Rolex Kentucky Event

April 05, 2014

Entries have been filed for a record 82 horses, exceeding the previous record of 73 that were entered in 2012.... Read More