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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2012 Olympic Equestrian Events Timetable Announced

This year's equestrian events begin July 27 and continue through Aug. 9. Read More

Horse Pasture Management Seminar Scheduled for Sept. 8

The day-long seminar on horse pasture management on Sept. 8 from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. Read More

Ask the Vet LIVE: Traveling Safely with Horses, July 31

Veterinary panelists will answer questions on keeping horses safe, healthy, and comfortable while on the road. Read More

Equine Environmental Stewardship Courses Scheduled

Penn State Extension has announced the dates and times of a four-part equine environmental stewardship course. Read More

Lecture on Chemical Free Pasture Weed Control Scheduled

The weed control lecture, hosted by the University of Maryland, will take place July 19. Read More

TheHorse.com Launches Olympic Equestrian Events Blog

TheHorse.com blogger and author, Jennifer Bryant, returns to cover the equestrian events during 2012 Olympics. Read More

LSU Equine Center Releases Fifth Research Report

The report chronicles and reviews research conducted by LSU faculty and students from 2008 through 2010. Read More

Alltech News and Brews Lecture on Foal Diseases, June 27

Dale Brown, DVM, of Rood & Riddle Equine Hospital, will deliver the lecture on diseases in young horses. Read More

Equine Parasite Control Horse Course Archived

Equine parasite-control case studies and practical parasite control recommendations are discussed. Read More

Ask the Vet LIVE: Stall Rest and Rehab

The panelists will answer questions on managing your horse during stall rest and rehabilitation. Read More

Pastured Horse Health, Nutrition Lecture Scheduled, June 21

Speakers will address several topics surrounding the nutritional and health needs of pastured horses. Read More

Blood-Horse Publications Earns 13 AHP Awards

Blood-Horse Publications, parent company of The Horse, received 13 American Horse Publications (AHP) awards. Read More

Hurricane Season Resources for Horse Owners

Learn how to prepare yourself, your horse, and your farm for the hurricane season. Read More

Equine Identification: Free Webinar

Presenter Monty McInturff, DVM, will detail why equine identification is vital to horse owners and vets. Read More

Equine Diagnostic Imaging Horse Course Archived

The presentation, "Latest Technologies in Diagnosing Equine Lameness," was led by Kent Allen, DVM. Read More

Ask the Vet LIVE: Common Equine Skin Conditions

Veterinarians will answer your questions on common equine skin conditions live on May 17 at 8:00 p.m. EDT. Read More

Rejuvenating Winter Pastures Seminar Scheduled for April 19

Learn how pastures overworked and overgrazed during the winter can be revived into productive fields. Read More

Ask the Vet LIVE: Upper-Respiratory Disorders, April 19

Topics discussed will include roaring, dorsal displacement of the soft palate, epiglottic entrapment, and more Read More

Assisted Equine Reproduction Horse Course Archived

Foss explained a number of scientifically advanced assisted reproduction techniques and relayed how they work. Read More

TheHorse.com Wins Equestrian Social Media Awards

TheHorse.com took home first place in the "Best Use of Facebook" category of the 2012 PagePlay ESMAs. Read More

Ask the Vet LIVE: Post-Colic Care March 15

Tune in on Thursday, March 15, 8 p.m., EDT, for TheHorse.com's free Ask the Vet LIVE audio and chat event. Read More

USEF, Equine Canada Add to Prohibited Drug Lists

The USEF and Equine Canada have implemented new regulations surrounding GABA and vedaprofen, respectively. Read More

Plan to Reinstate Horse Diving Nixed

Pier owners have abandoned the plan to bring horse diving back to Atlantic City, N.J. Read More

Merck Animal Health Launches NextVet Newsletter

NextVet features practical professional and lifestyle advice, information, and tips from practicing vets. Read More

EHV-1 California Outbreak Increases to 11 Confirmed Cases

Two more cases of equine herpesvirus-1 (EHV-1) have been confirmed today, with the two horses displaying Read More