Horse Industry News

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UK Freshman Receives Legacy Equine Foundation Scholarship

September 21, 2017

Lexington, Kentucky, native Dion Compton is an equine science and management and business minor.... Read More

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It's All Academic Until it Happens to You

September 21, 2017

TheHorse.com reporter Pat Raia shares her experiences preparing for and weathering Hurricane Irma.... Read More

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Book Proceeds to Help Fund EPM Research at Gluck Center

September 21, 2017

The Tale of Noel: The Holiday Horse Angel is author Kristen Halverson's second children's book.... Read More

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UKVDL Map of the Month: Rocky Mountain Spotted Fever

September 20, 2017

Affected horses can exhibit mild colic signs, jaundice, fever, depression, mild limb edema, and ataxia.... Read More

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Poll Recap: Horseless Times of Life

September 19, 2017

Of the 439 respondents, 348 (79%) said they've been horseless at some point in their life.... Read More

FEI President Ingmar De Vos was elected as an IOC Member at the IOC Session in Lima (PER).

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FEI President Ingmar De Vos Elected as IOC Member

September 19, 2017

De Vos is the 13th FEI president and only the fourth to become an IOC member.... Read More

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2017 BEVA Award Winners Announced

September 19, 2017

Veterinarians focusing on equine veterinary science, health, and welfare received awards at the 2017 BEVA Congress.... Read More

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Gluck Center 30th Anniversary Celebration Schedule Released

September 19, 2017

The Gluck Equine Research Center is celebrating 30 years of legacy service to the equine community worldwide.... Read More

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Shared Science: Human and Equine Health Similarities

September 19, 2017

Studying diseases across species can benefit horses as well as people.... Read More

Jon Pycock, BVetMed, PhD, DESM, MRCVS, will serve as the British Equine Veterinary Association's president for 2017/18.

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Dr. Jonathan Pycock Appointed New BEVA President

September 18, 2017

The equine reproduction specialist will serve as president of the British Equine Veterinary Association for 2017/18.... Read More

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2017 BEVA Congress: Saturday's Top Tweets and Take-Homes

September 18, 2017

Tweets and take-homes from Saturday's educational sessions on equine dentistry, ultrasound, hoof care, and more.... Read More

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TCA Provides Emergency Grant to Thoroughbreds in Caribbean

September 17, 2017

The grant will provide hay to Thoroughbreds living on the U.S. Virgin Islands recently devastated by Hurricane Irma.... Read More

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Could Horses Aid in Invasive Plant Control?

September 16, 2017

Researchers say horses could help control some invasive species while maintaining good body weight.... Read More

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2017 BEVA Congress: Friday's Top Tweets and Take-Homes

September 15, 2017

Tweets and take-homes from Friday's educational sessions on osteoarthritis, tendon injuries, strangles and more.... Read More

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Surviving Natural Disasters With Your Horse

September 14, 2017

Learn how to prepare for the worst-case natural disaster scenarios during our live event.... Read More

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2017 BEVA Congress: Thursday's Top Tweets and Take-Homes

September 14, 2017

Tweets and take-homes from Day 1 educational sessions at the 2017 British Equine Veterinary Association Congress.... Read More

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Are Horses Self-Aware?

September 13, 2017

Italian researchers used the mirror self-recognition test on horses. Here's a look at the results.... Read More

Helen Yakin-Palmer's horse Cera made it through Irma none the worse for wear.

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Horse Owners Take Stock After Hurricane Irma

September 13, 2017

Four days after Hurricane Irma swept through Florida horse owners are finally able to assess the damages left behind.... Read More

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Time-Saving Tips: Equine Veterinary and Farrier Visits

September 13, 2017

Veterinarians and farriers often have busy schedules. Here are some tips to help expedite their visits when they arrive.... Read More

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Poll Recap: Venomous Snake Concerns

September 12, 2017

Of the 351 respondents, 174 (50%) said they live in an area where ratlesnakes and other venomous snakes are a concern.... Read More

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KDA Animal Health to Hold Public Meeting to Discuss EIA

September 12, 2017

The meeting will allow local horse owners to learn more about EIA and the recent cases identified in southwest Kansas.... Read More

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BLM Releases Decision for Red Desert Wild Horse Gather

September 11, 2017

The BLM said the gather will allow fertility control vaccine administration to mares returning to the complex and more.... Read More

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American Horse Council Makes Governance Structure Changes

September 10, 2017

In January 2018, the AHC Board will add two "at large" seats in addition to their "strategic" level seats.... Read More

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Shopping for Horse Farm Property

September 10, 2017

Consider these pointers for selecting horse-friendly land, facilities, and communities. ... Read More

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2018 WEVA Congress Approaching

September 09, 2017

The 2018 World Equine Veterinary Association (WEVA) Congress will take place April 21-23 in Beijing, China. ... Read More