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Moose on the Loose at Saratoga Race Course

Saratoga Race Course employees arrived at work Monday morning to find a cow moose wandering on the sidewalk outside track property, New York Racing Association (NYRA) officials said. After NYRA security worked in support of the Saratoga Springs Read More

Gulfstream Donates to Jockey, Health Causes

Earlier this month, Gulfstream Park announced its pledge to donate $10,000 to a pair of National Thoroughbred Racing Association's Charities--Permanently Disabled Jockeys Fund and the Miami Project to Cure Paralysis.

The Jockeys Fund was Read More

Georgia Horse Owners Urged to Vaccinate Against EEE

Two horses in Long County, Ga., have tested positive for Eastern equine encephalitis (EEE). The Coastal Health District is encouraging all horse owners in Bryan, Camden, Chatham, Effingham, Glynn, Liberty, Long, and McIntosh Counties to vaccinat Read More

Kentucky Horse Council Offers Listening Sessions

Horse owners throughout the Commonwealth will have the opportunity to network and discuss horse community issues through a series of listening sessions conducted by the Kentucky Horse Council (KHC). Aptly named The Horsemen's Dialogue: Read More

Days End Farm Horse Rescue to Celebrate 20 Years

Days End Farm is celebrating its 20th Anniversary with its biggest family fun day ever. The group has rescued more than 1,200 horses from neglect and abuse since it was founded in 1989.

Features of the 20th Anniversary Carnival will include a Read More

Dunkirk Resting Comfortably after Surgery

Dunkirk, a brave second to Summer Bird in the June 6 Belmont, continues to recuperate nicely in his stall from surgery to insert a screw in a non-displaced condylar fracture in his left rear cannon bone.

The surgery was performed June Read More

USEF Names Zimecterin Gold, Equioxx as Official Products

Two leading Merial Brand Products have been named official products of the United States Equestrian Federation (USEF). Zimecterin Gold (ivermectin/praziquantel) and Equioxx (firocoxib) were recently added as official USEF deworming and pain Read More

American Farrier's Association to Provide Hoof Care at WEG Test Events

The American Farrier's Association (AFA) will provide hoof care services for the test events leading up to the 2010 Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games.

As the Official Farriers for the games, the AFA has extended its partnership to provide Read More

Florida Vet Clinic Hosting Free Hurricane Expo for Horse Owners

Thanks to support received from the ASPCA as well as many other local and professional groups, Surgi-Care Center for Horses of Brandon, Fla., will host an expo June 13 to help area horse owners learn how to prepare for hurricanes and other Read More

Horses Fine Following Belmont Efforts

Belmont Stakes winner Summer Bird obviously loves New York. He loves it so much that he might return this summer to run at Saratoga Race Course in the Aug. 1 Jim Dandy Stakes and the Aug. 29 Shadwell Travers Stakes.

"We've discussed the Jim Read More

Organic Groomer Fly & Insect Spray

Missy Wryn, founder of the WHolistic Horsemanship Training program, announces the new Organic Groomer Fly and Insect Spray.

A combination of natural ingredients such as Lemongrass and Peppermint, this all-natural insect spray is designe Read More

Maryland Offers Horse Owner Pasture Walks

The Maryland Department of Agriculture and the Equine Studies Program at the University of Maryland have partnered together to offer a Horse Pasture Walk on Thursday, June 18, 2009. The event will be held from 6-9:00 p.m. at the Equine Rotationa Read More

Kentucky Horse Owner Education DVD Wins Award

HorseSmarts: Essential Advice for Today's Horse Owner, a 60 minute educational DVD created by the Kentucky Horse Council (KHC) and produced by Marvo Entertainment Group of Princeton, Ky., was recently awarded a 2009 Silver Communicator Read More

Secretariat Foundation Benefits Laminitis, Thoroughbred Programs

On the eve of the 141st running of the Belmont Stakes June 6, the legacy of one of the race's most illustrious winners continues to shine throughout the equine community.

Helen "Penny" Chenery, owner of 1973 Triple Crown champion Secretaria Read More

Wisconsin Vet School Offers Free Talk on Equine Podiatry

Horse owners who want to learn more about proper equine foot care and maintenance are invited to attend a free talk at the University of Wisconsin's Veterinary Medical Teaching Hospital Oct. 22.

Farrier Dean Johanningmeier, who has Read More

Breeders' Cup to Raise Funds for Cancer Research Foundation

The Breeders' Cup announced June 1 it has selected The V Foundation for Cancer Research as its primary non-profit beneficiary for the 26th running of the Breeders' Cup World Championships, to be held Nov. 6-7 at Santa Anita Park in Arcadia, Read More

Air-51

Air-51 is a full service fixed-based operator that provides flight services to the General Aviation public and to the United States Military. Based at Blue Grass Airport in Lexington, Kentucky, Air-51 has been consistently recognized by prominen Read More

Kentucky Offers Stallion Castration Incentive Program

Indiscriminate breeding is one contributing factor to the number of unwanted horses. The Kentucky Horse Council (KHC) is now offering incentives for responsible Kentucky horse owners to reduce the number of horses capable of reproduction through Read More

AAEP Foundation Seeks Research Fellow Applicants

Applications are now being accepted for the 2009 AAEP Foundation Past Presidents' Research Fellow. The scholarship is awarded annually to an AAEP-member veterinarian who is beginning a career in equine research. The application deadline is July Read More

Remember Rabies Vaccination Before Attending Horse Shows

Before you hit the show circuit this season, be sure to do your part to keep horses, other animals, and competitors safe by including a rabies vaccination at your pre-event health exam. Vaccinations can do more than just help horses--they can Read More

The New Mikmar Feather Bit

Following two years of testing and development, Mikmar Bit Company announces the New Mikmar Feather Bit, a streamlined version of the Mikmar Training Bit and Combination Bit.

Offering a slimmer mouthpiece and a detachable leather wrappe Read More

Friesan Fire Sidelined

Vinery Stables' and Fox Hill Farm's Friesan Fire, who was made the favorite for this year's Kentucky Derby Presented by Yum! Brands (gr. I) after three consecutive graded stakes wins this spring, has been sidelined for a couple of months due to Read More

One Shot Waterless Shampoo

Best Shot Equine has added a new, self-rinsing waterless shampoo for horse owners on the go. One Shot Waterless Shampoo provides a quick and easy solution for last minute touch-up jobs and winter bathing.

One Shot Waterless Shampoo is Read More

Thermo-Hose

K&H Manufacturing announces their new product, Thermo-Hose--a thermostat controlled water hose designed to make filling stock tanks less difficult during winter months.

This new product is energy-efficient and eliminates the Read More

American Paint Horse Foundation Launches New Therapeutic Riding Program

The American Paint Horse Foundation's (APHF) mission to "improve lives through the power of Paints," was strengthened recently, when the charitable organization reached its goal of raising $25,000 to start a therapeutic riding fund.

In only si Read More