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USA Equestrian Trust Opens 2015 Grants for Equine Nonprofits

In 2014, the trust awarded nearly $300,000 to help fund nearly 20 projects. Read More

Smith to Discuss Equine Acupuncture During Free Lecture

On April 7 Meagan Smith, DVM, will describe how she uses the ancient technique of acupuncture on her equine patients. Read More

Researchers Investigating Silicate-Associated Osteoporosis

Silicate-associated osteoporosis, or SAO, affects horses' lungs and bones. Read More

Grade I Winner Ogygian Dead at 32

Ogygian, the oldest pensioner at Old Friends, was euthanized March 14 due to complications from colic. Read More

BLM to Hold Public Scoping Meetings About Wild Burros

The meetings will focus on wild burro management in Arizona's Black Mountain Herd Management Area. Read More

Intercity Insurance, Equine Guelph Partner to Combat Colic

Equine Guelph and Intercity are providing online workshops and tools to help owners reduce colic risk. Read More

Thoroughbred Racehorse Fatal Injury Rate Steady in 2014

The incidence of fatal injury for 2014 was 1.89 per 1,000 starts, compared to 1.90 per 1,000 starts in 2013. Read More

Zoetis Partners Supports AAEP, AABP, FFA Students in 2015

Zoetis will partner with customers to support agricultural and veterinary students through its Industry Support Program. Read More

Indiana Announces Equine Drug Testing Program for 2015

The program includes a new primary testing lab, an audit lab, expanded out-of-competition testing, and cobalt testing. Read More

FEI Suspends UAE National Federation

The move follows an investigation into horse welfare issues and noncompliance with FEI endurance rules and regulations. Read More

NTRA Unveils 2015 Federal Agenda For Washington, D.C.

Issues include tax matters and racehorse drug and therapeutic medication regulation and testing. Read More

Request Grant Funding from the AAEP Foundation by May 1

The foundation annually supports those that develop and implement programs that improve equine welfare. Read More

WADA Director General to Address Racing Conference Attendees

David Howman will discuss the organization's efforts in bringing international consistency to anti-doping policies. Read More

Grayson-Jockey Club Funds Equine Research in 2015

Study topics include laminitis, foal pneumonia, stem cells, endometritis, joint issues, insulin resistance, and more. Read More

KER to Host Furosemide Seminar

The event, which is open to the public, will be held March 16 at 5:30 p.m. in Ocala, Florida. Read More

'Tales from the NICU' Lecture Rescheduled

The Penn Vet lecture has been rescheduled to Tuesday, March 24, at 6:30 p.m. due to a recent snowstorm. Read More

Univ. of Edinburgh to Offer Online Equitation Science Course

The course can be taken as a standalone course or credited to the University of Edinburgh's MSc in equine science. Read More

$100,000 Time to Ride Challenge Now Open for Registration

The campaign offers cash and prizes to professionals introducing people to horses through beginner-friendly experiences. Read More

Equine Pigeon Fever Vaccine Granted Conditional License

A conditionally licensed vaccine must have demonstrated field safety and a reasonable expectation of efficacy. Read More

2015 AHP Student Travel Award Winners Selected

Victoria "Dixie" Crowe, Bridget Grobosky, and Taylor Renner are the 2015 AHP Student Travel Award winners. Read More

Thoroughbred Breeding Farms Support TAA

Farms agreed to donate 25% or more of the advertised stud fee for each stallion on their roster to the TAA. Read More

BLM Utah Seeks Comment on Wild Horse Fertility Control Plan

The plan involves treating mares in the Onaqui herd management area with a fertility control vaccine via remote darting. Read More

BLM to Host Public Tour of Nevada Wild Horse Facility

The public tour of the Indian Lakes Off-Range Corral in Fallon, Nevada, will take place on March 7. Read More

Gleeson Named to Grayson-Jockey Club Position

The Grayson-Jockey Club Research Foundation provides funding for equine research that benefits all breeds of horses. Read More

Merial Acquires Legend, Marquis from Bayer

Merial acquired Marquis (15% w/w ponazuril), used to treat EPM, and joint therapy product Legend (hyaluronate sodium). Read More