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.

Articles by The Horse Staff

Equine World Records Reviewed staff has collected a sampling of some of the most interesting horse-related world records. Read More

The Horse's Hallowhinny Photo Contest Kicks Off

The Horse has launched a multi-platform "Hallowhinny" photo contest, and we want to see your photos! Read More

AQHF Announces Funding for 2013-14 Equine Research Projects

The American Quarter Horse Foundation (AQHF) has announced their 2013-14 equine research grant recipients. Read More

What Does My Horse's Blood Test Mean?

This step-by-step graphic will guide you through your horse's blood test results. Read More

10 Barn Fire and Wildfire Resources from

Fire remains a threat to equine operations worldwide. Learn how to protect yours from barn and wildfires. Read More

Rood & Riddle Expanding Veterinary Services in New York

The new clinic is located in Saratoga Springs and will be known as Saratoga Equine: A Rood & Riddle Hospital. Read More

Univ. of Missouri Extension to Host Equine Short Course

The University of Missouri Extension will host an equine short course on Oct. 3, 8, and 10. Read More

Kentucky's Equine Industry has $3 Billion Economic Impact

Kentucky's equine industry had a total economic impact of almost $3 billion, generated 40,665 jobs last year. Read More

Impending Storm Forces Louisiana Racetrack Evacuations

About 1,000 horses are currently stabled at the Fair Grounds Race Course for a Quarter Horse racing meet. Read More

CSU Equine Reproduction Lab Receives $3 million Gift

Bud and Jo Adams donated the funds to support teaching, research, and clinical services at the laboratory. Read More

Horse Pasture Management 101 Seminars Scheduled

The University of Maryland (UMD) Extension will be hosting two day-long seminars on horse pasture management. Read More

First 'WSU Horse Course' for Owners Taking Place Sept. 7

Lecture topics will include dental care, foot problems, vaccinations, first-aid care, colic, and toxic plants. Read More

Top Tweets from Day 2 of the 2013 ISES Conference

View some of the top tweets from the second day of the International Society for Equitation Science conference Read More

Top Tweets from Day 1 of the 2013 ISES Conference

View some of the top tweets from Day 1 of the International Society for Equitation Science conference. Read More

UGA to Host Horse Health Seminar for Owners

On Aug. 10, the University of Georgia (UGA) will play host to a horse health seminar for owners. Read More

10 Summer Horse Care Resources on

High temperatures and humidity can make caring for horses a challenging endeavor. Read More

WCVM Seeking Healthy Horses for Respiratory Study

Researchers are seeking healthy, client-owned horses to take part in research on equine respiratory disease. Read More

University of Maryland Extension to Hold Forage Workshop

Discussion topics will include techniques for evaluating hay, forage alternative options, and more. Read More

Equine Guelph to Offer Equine Genetics Course

Equine Guelph will offer a 12-week equine genetics course in the fall of 2013. Read More

Vernon Downs EHV-1: One Horse Euthanized

One of three EHV-1 positive horses at Vernon Downs has been euthanized, a May 8 statement said. Read More

Vernon Downs EHV-1: At Least Four Horses Affected

Laboratory tests indicate at least four horses stabled at Vernon Downs are positive for EHV-1. Read More

CSU to Dedicate Equine Reproduction Lab April 26

CSU will celebrate the grand opening of its new Equine Reproduction Laboratory from 4 to 6 p.m. on April 26 Read More

Pfizer Animal Health is Now Zoetis

The animal health division of Pfizer has become Zoetis, a stand-alone animal health company. Read More

AHC, AAEP Issue Letter on Equine Disease Outbreaks

The AHC and the AAEP issued an open letter to the horse industry regarding U.S. equine disease outbreaks. Read More

Florida EHV-1: Officials Await Test Results

Officials await results on samples from horses connected to the HITS facility quarantined due to EHV-1. Read More