The Horse Staff

The Horse: Your Guide To Equine Health Care is a monthly equine publication providing the latest news and information on the health, care, welfare, and management of all equids.

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2013 Western Veterinary Conference Kicks Off in Las Vegas

This year's equine program features presentations on a variety of horse health topics. Read More

Rachel Alexandra's Foal Bonds with Nurse Mare

The foal is being raised by a "professional" nurse mare who has cared for foals at Stonestreet in the past. Read More

Purdue to Host Horseman's Education Forum

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

TheHorse.com Named Finalist in 2013 ESMAs

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

Univ. of Edinburgh Online Equine Nutrition Course Begins Jan. 28

More than 10,000 individuals have already signed up to take part in the course on horse nutrition. Read More

Equine Guelph to Host Healthy, Happy Horse Workshop

The workshop will feature hands-on sessions on topics relating to horse management and health care. Read More

Poll Recap: Horse-Related Resolutions

Of the 353 voters, 203 (58%) indicated they had made a horsey resolution for the new year. Read More

Equine Dentistry Focus of Jan. KENA Meeting

Jack Easley, DVM, MS, Dipl. ABVP, will present on equine dentistry at the networking meeting. Read More

The Horse: Top 10 Horse Health Videos of 2012

We've compiled a list of the 10 most popular videos of 2012. Did your favorites make the list? Read More

The Horse: Top 10 Horse Health Articles of 2012

The staff at TheHorse.com tallied the most popular articles of 2012. Did your favorites make the list? Read More

The Horse: Top 10 Blog Posts of 2012

We've taken a few minutes to tally our most popular blog posts of 2012. Did your favorites make the list? Read More

Rutgers Horse Management Seminar Scheduled for Feb. 10

This year, veterinarians will discuss topics related to equine stress and transportation. Read More

Mich. State Associate Professor Named Charter Diplomate of ACAW

Carla Carleton, DVM, MS, Dipl. ACT, was named one of 27 Charter Diplomates of the newly-formed organization. Read More

Western CVM to Host 4-H, Pony Clubbers for Educational Day

Horse health-related sessions will be targeted at different age groups and experience levels. Read More

Readers: Nominate TheHorse.com for the 2013 ESMA Awards

Readers can nominate The Horse and TheHorse.com for 2013 ESMA awards until Dec. 21. Read More

BHS: "A Horse is for Life, Not Just for Christmas"

The BHS reminds those considering a gift horse for Christmas that these animals require care for life. Read More

University of Nottingham Seeking Vet Participation in Colic Survey

The survey will collect information on how cases of colic present and are assessed in veterinary practice. Read More

UCD offers New Equine Sports Medicine Graduate Certificate

The course is designed for veterinarians already in practice who'd like to pursue a sports medicine career. Read More

The Horse Launches Redesigned Website

Based on feedback from users, the new website will offer a cleaner, more efficient user experience. Read More

Global Laminitis Conference Scheduled Nov. 2-3 in Calif.

This year's event features a horse owner program covering advancements in laminitis research and more. Read More

2012 Hagyard Bluegrass Symposium Scheduled for Nov. 1-4

This year, the symposium will focus on "the latest techniques and topics for the reproduction veterinarian." Read More

WSU Lecture: Assessing Equine Heart Murmur Significance

Veterinarians can earn 1 CE hour for attending the Nov. 6 webinar. Read More

Hendra Quarantine in North Queensland Released

The quarantine was put in place in early September when a horse tested positive for the virus. Read More

Participation Sought in Breeding Farm Biosecurity Survey

Researchers are seeking participation in a survey evaluating biosecurity practices at equine breeding farms. Read More

Horse Owners Warned that Ragwort in UK "Worse than Ever"

Ragwort is a poisonous weed for horses which results resulting in liver damage and, sometimes, death. Read More