Recent News for Welfare and Industry

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Learning from the Corolla Wild Horse Adoption Program

May 11, 2016

Researchers attributed the program's success to a rigorous adoption process, pre-adoption gentling of horses, and more.... Read More

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Poll Recap: Derby Plans

May 10, 2016

Of the 702 respondents, 463 (66%) said they planned to watch the Kentucky Derby at home on television last week. ... Read More

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AHC Announces Speakers for 2016 Issues Forum

May 10, 2016

The forum will feature several members of Congress in line with the theme of "Putting More Horsepower in Congress."... Read More

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Super Derby Winner Wallenda Euthanized at Old Friends

May 10, 2016

The 26-year-old stallion had been dealing with complications brought on by a collapsed suspensory ligament.... Read More

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Reward Offered in Arkansas Horse Shooting

May 09, 2016

The owners of Jarratt Stables, in Forrest City, reported finding one of their horses dead in a pasture on May 4.... Read More

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Derby Winner Nyquist Heads to Pimlico

May 09, 2016

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

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Registration for 2016 BEVA Congress Open

May 08, 2016

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

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WEVA Holds Intermediate Meetings

May 08, 2016

So far this year WEVA has held meetings in Heilan and Beijing, China; Cluj-Napoca, Romania; and Moscow, Russia.... Read More

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Nyquist Wins 142nd Kentucky Derby, Remains Unbeaten

May 07, 2016

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

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Rush Named KSU Vet College Executive Associate Dean

May 07, 2016

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

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Researchers Develop Online Tool to Help Make Farms Safer

May 07, 2016

Scandinavian researchers created a stable management tool designed to keep both horses and humans as safe as possible.... Read More

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Cathryn Sophia Wins 2016 Kentucky Oaks Before Record Crowd

May 06, 2016

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

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Recycling on the Farm

May 06, 2016

Find out how you can set up a farm-friendly recycling system, as well as reuse common materials around the barn. ... Read More

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

May 06, 2016

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

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How to Sell Your Used Saddle in 7 Simple Steps

May 06, 2016

Selling a saddle takes preparation, timing, patience, and a little luck. Here are seven tips to help with the process.... Read More

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AAEP On Call Program to Support 2016 Derby, Oaks Telecasts

May 05, 2016

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

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Long-Haul Transport and Horse Health Risks

May 05, 2016

Long-distance transport poses risks for horse health and welfare that should not be taken lightly, researchers found.... Read More

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

May 05, 2016

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

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Field Set for 2016 Kentucky Derby

May 04, 2016

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

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TCA Announces April Award of Merit Winners

May 04, 2016

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

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Old World Viruses 'New' Cause of Equine Neurologic Disease

May 04, 2016

Sindbis virus and Middelburg virus have been causing problems in a surprising number of horses, researchers found.... Read More

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The Prepurchase Exam: What to Expect

May 03, 2016

The decision to buy a horse is a big one, and the prepurchase exam is an important step in the process.... Read More

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Poll Recap: Fly Masked-Marauders

May 03, 2016

Of the 661 respondents, 466 (70%) said their horses wear fly masks regularly during the spring and summer. ... Read More

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Belmont Park Reaccredited by NTRA Safety, Integrity Alliance

May 03, 2016

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

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

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Breuer-Bertera Elected to AHC Board of Trustees

May 02, 2016

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