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Seven Colorado Facilities Quarantined for VS

Seven facilities in two counties are quarantined after horses tested positive for vesicular stomatitis (VS). Read More

Texas Confirms Additional Equine VS Cases

Horses residing in Bastrop, Travis, and Guadalupe counties have tested positive for vesicular stomatitis (VS). Read More

Vesicular Stomatitis Confirmed in Boulder Co., Colorado

A Boulder County premises is under quarantine after equine vesicular stomatitis (VS) was confirmed there. Read More

Colorado Reports First Equine WNV Case of 2014

Officials confirmed the state's first reported equine WNV case for 2014 in an Adams County horse. Read More

AAEP Foundation, Zoetis Award Scholarships to New Vets

Nine veterinary graduates of 2014 committed to careers in equine health care received $4,000 scholarships. Read More

New Equine Hendra Case Confirmed near Gladstone, Queensland

A deceased horse tested positive for hendra virus infection late Friday (July 18). Read More

Wilson Receives Award at Working Equid Colloquium

Dr. Julia Wilson received the award recognizing her team's work to improve working horses' health in Honduras. Read More

Advanced Pasture Management Seminar Takes Place Sept. 13

Attendees will learn to maximize their pastures' productivity at the event in Ellicott City, Maryland. Read More

New Vocations Receives Grant for Thoroughbred Aftercare

The ASPCA grant will aid in rehabilitating Thoroughbreds retiring from the racetrack. Read More

Bill Targeting Illegal Fly Grazing in England Introduced

Fly grazing is the practice of leaving a horse to graze on a piece of land without permission. Read More

Vesicular Stomatitis Confirmed in Colorado Horses

Four horses on two Weld County premises have tested positive for vesicular stomatitis. Read More

AHC Presents 2014 Van Ness Award to Illinois' Paul Briney

The award honors a person who has shown leadership and service to the horse community in his or her state. Read More

Keynote Speakers for 2014 ISES Conference Announced

The conference will feature presentations on topics ranging from horse husbandry to high-level performance. Read More

Kind, Mays Promoted in TVMDL Drug Testing Laboratory

The TVMDL provides drug-testing services to the pari-mutuel horse and greyhound racing industries. Read More

Lyme Disease in Horses: More Questions than Answers

Learn about this difficult-to-diagnose disease, what clinical signs to watch for, and how vets treat it. Read More

ASPCA Equine Fund Awards 1,000th Grant

The $5,000 award will fund repairs to the roof of a horse rescue's feed room, which was destroyed in a storm. Read More

Penn Vet's Farrier Service Pioneers Hoof Care Technologies

Chief of Farrier Services Pat Reilly continues to explore new materials and techniques to advance hoof care. Read More

Texas Officials Report Additional Equine VS Cases

Vesicular stomatitis (VS) was recently confirmed in horses in Travis and Bastrop counties. Read More

Emergency Preparedness, Large Animal Rescue Courses Offered

Equine Guelph will host a workshop designed to help horse owners prepare for and handle emergency situations. Read More

Trotter, Welton Elected to AHC Board

Trotter is president of the AQHA, while Welton is the USEF's CEO. Read More

10 Things to Remember about Helmets

In recognition of International Helmet Awareness Day, here are 10 important tips about helmets and riding. Read More

Study: Ill-fitting Saddles Behind Horse, Rider Back Pain

Researchers associated ill-fitting saddles with equine back issues, a stilted gait, and rider back pain. Read More

Prairie Oat Growers Association Awards Second Research Grant

Dr. Lori Warren will study beta-glucans, a type of fiber, and the equine immune system. Read More

Researcher Reviews How to Reduce Laminitis Incidence

One veterinarian said dietary management is the key to reducing the incidence of laminitis. Read More

Retired Racehorse Project Launches Thoroughbred Contest

Ten ex-racehorses will be trained in ten disciplines by ten prominent trainers for a purse of $10,000. Read More