Horse Industry News

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Survey Evaluating Texas Horse Industry Underway

March 14, 2016

Texas A&M University researchers hope to determine how the equine industry impacts the economy in that state.... Read More

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NATRC Offering Free Memberships

March 13, 2016

The competitive trail riding organization is offering 2016 memberships to people who have never been members.... Read More

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Santa Anita Reaccredited by NTRA Safety, Integrity Alliance

March 12, 2016

Certification standards address injury prevention, uniform medication testing and penalties, safety research, and more.... Read More

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Reef to Receive Honorary Doctorate from Ghent University

March 12, 2016

Dr. Virginia Reef contributed to the advancement of equine cardiology and the diagnosis of a variety of disorders.... Read More

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20 Disaster Planning Questions

March 12, 2016

Community disaster planning begins at home and in neighborhoods, and with understanding your farm.... Read More

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BLM Seeks Comments on Blue Wing Complex Horse, Burro Project

March 11, 2016

As part of the process, the BLM is hosting a public scoping tour of the Blue Wing Complex on March 19 and 20.... Read More

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FEI Tribunal Issues Decisions in UAE Endurance Cases

March 11, 2016

The decisions are on cases involving Dr. Hallvard Sommerseth, Abdul Aziz Sheikh, and Ali Mohammed Al Muhairi.... Read More

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Connecticut Ag Department Gets Custody of Seized Herd

March 11, 2016

A judge has awarded the state Department of Agriculture custody of 32 horses seized last month from their owners.... Read More

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California Horse Herd Seized

March 10, 2016

Officials seized 23 malnourished horses from a Riverside County farm.... Read More

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Five New York Horses Confirmed With Equine Infectious Anemia

March 10, 2016

Officials have quarantined the farm where all five infected horses reside.... Read More

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2016 Western Veterinary Conference: Wednesday's Top Tweets

March 10, 2016

Tweets and take-homes from the 2016 Western Veterinary Conference's equine acupuncture and emergencies sessions. ... Read More

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WWI-Era Bacteria: The Key to Eradicating Strangles?

March 10, 2016

In the battle against strangles, researchers believe they've discovered a critical genomic influence: war.... Read More

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Sunland Park Racetrack Quarantine Lifted

March 09, 2016

Outside horses can enter the track, and the more than 1,600 horses housed on site since the outbreak began can leave. ... Read More

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Being a Fit Rider is Important for Your Horse's Health

March 09, 2016

Find out how your mental and physical performance will benefit from a program out of the saddle. ... Read More

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2016 Western Veterinary Conference: Tuesday's Top Tweets

March 09, 2016

Tweets and take-homes from the equine lameness and colic sessions at the 2016 Western Veterinary Conference. ... Read More

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TAHC Releases Equine Herpesvirus Quarantine

March 08, 2016

Texas officials have released the El Paso premises quarantined for equine herpesvirus.... Read More

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2016 Western Veterinary Conference: Monday's Top Tweets

March 08, 2016

View some of our news editor's tweets and take-homes from Day 1 of the 2016 Western Veterinary Conference in Las Vegas. ... Read More

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New NMRC Rules for Entering a Track or Training Center

March 08, 2016

The New Mexico Racing Commission has announced new rules for horses entering licensed facilities.... Read More

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Couple Charged in Connecticut Horse Cruelty Case

March 08, 2016

State authorities have seized 32 horses from an Andalusian, Friesian, and Gypsy Vanner breeding operation. ... Read More

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Poll Recap: Spring Foalings

March 08, 2016

Of the 395 poll respondents, 286 (72%) said they aren't expecting a foal this spring. ... Read More

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Royal Veterinary College Partners with Dubai Equine Hospital

March 05, 2016

The agreement will provide annual scholarships for Emirati students to study veterinary medicine at the RVC.... Read More

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Carl Pollard Challenge Kicks off TRF Endowment Campaign

March 04, 2016

Proceeds from the endowment will be used primarily for horse care expenses. ... Read More

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Aqueduct Reaccredited by NTRA Safety, Integrity Alliance

March 03, 2016

Certification standards address injury prevention, uniform medication testing and penalties, safety research, and more.... Read More

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Don't Forget About Working Equids

March 03, 2016

Millions of families worldwide depend on working equids for transportation, farming, economic value, and social value.... Read More

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Flying Horses: What to Consider

March 03, 2016

Be mindful of the associated health risks and understand how to best manage your horse before and after air travel.... Read More