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Elective Drug Testing Offered for All Olympic Horses

The Hong Kong Jockey Club's racing laboratory will be offering post-arrival elective testing for all horses coming to Hong Kong for the Beijing 2008 Olympic and Paralympic equestrian events at the request of the Fédération Equestre International Read More

SmartPak Serves 150 Millionth Equine Supplement

Just a year and a half after they celebrated their 100 millionth SmartPak served, SmartPak Equine has reached the 150 million mark.

The patented SmartPak supplement feeding system has been adopted by thousands of barns and horse owners Read More

Welfare Groups Meet to Discuss At-Risk Horses

Twenty five national and state-based equine-protection, placement, and rescue organizations gathered Tuesday for the second Homes for Horses Coalition Conference to discuss the re-homing of at-risk horses in America. The Humane Society of the Read More

New EHV-4, Neurologic Disease Tests Introduced

IDEXX Reference Laboratories has introduced two new diagnostic products to help equine veterinarians diagnose equine respiratory disease and neurologic disease. The new tests include an equine herpesvirus type-4 (EHV-4) RealPCR Test Read More

Equisect Natural Fly Repellent

Farnam Horse Products introduces Equisect Fly Repellent.

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Ariat's Premium Western Performance Boots with Butyl Leather Outsoles

Ariat introduces Premium Western Performance Boots with Butyl Leather Outsoles for Women in fall 2008.

The Dally represents a combination of Ariat's performance technology with authentic, handcrafted Butyl-treated leather soles. Unlike Read More

Equine Ultra Vitalizing Mist and Detangler

Best Shot Pet Products International, has introduced Equine Ultra Vitalizing Mist and Detangler.

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Airlite Pasture Sweepers

Airlite introduces a professional range of pasture sweepers with 48 in. and 72 in. wide versions.

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Farnam's SuperMask Miniature Horse Fly Masks: Two New Designs

Farnam has expanded its assortment of SuperMask Miniature Horse Fly Masks to include two new designs for 2008: an A size mask without ears and an A/B size with ears. 

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Jane Heart's Barbaro Jewelry to Benefit the Fund for Laminitis Research

Jane Heart announces the introduction of her original, licensed jewelry designs of the racehorse Barbaro. In cooperation with Gretchen Jackson, Jane has adapted a picture of Barbaro looking out of his stall the morning of the Preakness into an Read More

Olympic Horse Transport Team Ready to Roll

The Hong Kong Jockey Club recently trotted out its tried and true horse transportation system for the local media, demonstrating how the fleet will safely and efficiently whisk Olympic equines to and from their competitions in three weeks. Read More

Jockey Club Launches Racehorse Injury Database

The Jockey Club has launched the Equine Injury Database system that will provide the racing industry with its first national database of racing injuries. The Equine Injury Database grew out of a proposal first put forth at the Read More

Shetland Pony Ambassadors Settled in Hong Kong

The Shetland ponies donated to the Hong Kong Equestrian Federation officially changed hands July 10 in a special ceremony. The American Shetland Pony Club donated the ponies to salute Hong Kong's efforts in hosting the Read More

First Look at WEG Horse Park Layout, Venues

The World Games 2010 Foundation and the Kentucky Horse Park today released the first renderings of the Kentucky Horse Park venue plans for the 2010 Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games, as well as the artistic renderings of a permanent indoor aren Read More

Two Kentucky Tracks Ban Toe Grabs on Racehorse Shoes

Officials at Keeneland and Turfway Park announced July 17 a new shoe policy banning the use of toe grabs. The policy is effective at both racetracks beginning Sept. 1.

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Backordered Guaifenesin Available through Compounding Pharmacy

Wedgewood Pharmacy is now offering Guaifenesin, as the drug is currently on manufacturer backorder.

Guaifenesin is a centrally acting muscle relaxant that is commonly used by veterinarians during surgery as a pre-anesthetic.

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Horse Trailer Railroad Crossing Safety Brochure Available

The average freight train traveling at 55 mph takes a mile or more to stop--that's about the length of 18 football fields. So when a vehicle gets stuck on the tracks and a train is coming, the outcome is usually very bad for the vehicle, and Read More

Cavallo's Pink Simple Boot

Cavallo is making a significant contribution to the British Columbia Children's Hospital. Five Dollars from the worldwide sales of every pair of pink Simple Boots is going directly to cancer research for kids.

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Total Comfort System Saddle Pads

Cavallo Horse and Rider Inc. introduces Total Comfort System Saddle Pads.

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Vet, Human Medicine Collaboration Report Released

The executive summary of a report by the American Veterinary Medical Association (AVMA) One Health Initiative Task Force appears in the July 15 issue of the Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association Read More

Scratch n All

Animent has created its first animal care product, Scratch n All, a high-quality, silicone rubber scratching and grooming pad created to allow animals to safely satisfy the need to self-groom and scratch. The pads are designed for use in stables Read More

Large Animal Emergency Rescue Course Offered at KHP

Hagyard Equine Medical Institute will offer extensive three-day training courses in large animal emergency rescue techniques August 18-20, and August 22-24, at the Kentucky Horse Park in Lexington, Ky. This training is designed to educate first Read More

More Than $1 Million in Equestrian Aid Distributed

More than $1 million has been raised and distributed by 12-year-old nonprofit the Equestrian Aid Foundation (EAF), the group recently announced. This money is used to support equestrians with life-threatening illnesses or injuries. It provides Read More

Curlin Recovers from First Turf Start, Could Go to Europe

Reigning Horse of the Year Curlin came out of his second-place finish to Red Rocks in Belmont Park's Man o'War Stakes July 12 in good order and was on his way to Saratoga the following morning.

The Man o'War was Curlin's first start on turf Read More

Local Media Tour Hong Kong Horse Hospital

High-tech horse diagnostics were recently on display as the Hong Kong Jockey Club's Equine Hospital hosted a tour for local journalists.

The visiting media were shown some of the high-tech equipment used in the hospital. Demonstrations Read More