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Washington Horse Owners Advised to Vaccinate for WNV

Thirty-six horses in 10 counties tested positive for West Nile virus (WNV) in 2015. Read More

Derby Winner Nyquist Heads to Pimlico

Trainer Doug O'Neill said the colt would depart Churchill Downs May 9 to train for the May 21 Preakness Stakes. Read More

Registration for 2016 BEVA Congress Open

The event will take place Sept. 7-10 at the ICC in central Birmingham, England. Read More

Nyquist Wins 142nd Kentucky Derby, Remains Unbeaten

Nyquist is the first undefeated Derby winner with eight victories since Majestic Prince in 1969. Read More

Rush Named KSU Vet College Executive Associate Dean

Dr. Bonnie Rush is a professor of equine internal medicine at Kansas State University. Read More

Cathryn Sophia Wins 2016 Kentucky Oaks Before Record Crowd

Land Over Sea and Lewis Bay rounded out the top three in front of 124,589 spectators. Read More

BHS: Be Vigilant This Spring for Sycamore Seedlings

Owners are encouraged to watch for sycamore seedlings, which can cause atypical myopathy, in horse pastures. Read More

USEF, Time to Ride Partner for 'Let's Move' Initiative

The groups will partner with the goal of bringing 25,000 new youth engagements to equestrian sports in 2016. Read More

AAEP On Call Program to Support 2016 Derby, Oaks Telecasts

Dr. Keith Latson will be on hand to provide health reports regarding the athletes in the Kentucky Oaks and Derby races. Read More

BLM to Offer Two Tours of Fallon Wild Horse and Burro Corral

The public tours of the Indian Lakes Off-Range Wild Horse and Burro Corral in Fallon, Nevada, are scheduled for May 20. Read More

Field Set for 2016 Kentucky Derby

Nyquist goes off as the 3-1 favorite in the 142nd Kentucky Derby, taking place May 7 at Churchill Downs. Read More

TCA Announces April Award of Merit Winners

ReRun Inc., the Equine Encore Foundation, and the Foxie G Foundation were recognized for aiding Thoroughbreds. Read More

Belmont Park Reaccredited by NTRA Safety, Integrity Alliance

The alliance is designed to establish standards and practices to promote safety and integrity in horse racing. Read More

Maryland EHV-1: No New Cases Reported

The farm was placed on 30-day quarantine when the first case was confirmed on April 18. Read More

Breuer-Bertera Elected to AHC Board of Trustees

Marilyn Breuer-Bertera currently serves as a director for District 2 of the United States Trotting Association. Read More

CHRI Advocates for Medication Reform at Horse Caucus Hearing

Representatives educated Congress members about the Thoroughbred Horseracing Integrity Act of 2015. Read More

Churchill Downs Releases Derby, Oaks Security Protocols

The enhanced equine security measures are part of the track's ongoing safety and integrity program. Read More

Kentucky Ag Commissioner to Speak at May KENA Dinner

Ryan Quarles is the featured presenter for the Kentucky Equine Networking Association meeting in May. Read More

University of Tennessee to Host Equine Podiatry Conference

The preconference workshop and conference for vets and farriers will take place May 20 and 21, respectively. Read More

Churchill Downs Reaccredited by Safety, Integrity Alliance

Churchill Downs was the first track to be accredited in 2009, the NTRA Safety and Integrity Alliance's inaugural year. Read More

Eventer Boyd Martin Named Brooke USA Ambassador

In this capacity, he will represent the equine welfare charity throughout the country and in his travels abroad. Read More

New Mexico Enhancing Out-of-Competition Drug Testing Program

The New Mexico Racing Commission will enhance its out-of-competition drug testing program effective immediately. Read More

Belmont Stakes Celebration to Benefit Equine Research

The celebration, which will benefit the Grayson-Jockey Club Research Foundation, will be held June 9 in New York City. Read More

Grandin Elected to American Academy of Arts and Sciences

Temple Grandin, PhD, is an internationally recognized leader in humane animal handling techniques. Read More

McLean to Visit University of Arkansas as King Scholar

Equine behaviorist Dr. Andrew McLean will visit with and lecture to students and others on April 28. Read More