Recent News for Equine Care Professions

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Gluck Faculty to Speak at Thoroughbred Genetics Conference

August 20, 2011

Gluck faculty members will speak at the 2011 Thoroughbred Pedigree, Genetics, and Performance Conference.... Read More

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AVMA Supports National Animal Disease Traceability Program

August 17, 2011

The AVMA applauds the release of the USDA-APHIS proposed rule on animal disease tracibility.... Read More

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UC Davis to Host Equine Practitioners Seminar

August 16, 2011

UC Davis has scheduled the Third Annual Practitioners Seminar for October 2 beginning at 8:30 a.m.... Read More

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Equine Veterinarians Most Likely to Contract MRSA

August 13, 2011

Equine veterinarians are 23 times more likely to contract antibiotic-resistant bacteria than horse owners.... Read More

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FEI Celebrates 250 Years of Veterinary Profession with WEVA

August 09, 2011

The FEI is running a special session during the 2011 WEVA Congress in India to mark World Veterinary Year.... Read More

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Hambletonian Festival Continues Veterinary Education

August 09, 2011

Veterinarians returned to the Meadowlands Racetrack for the 2011 Hambletonian Continuing Education Seminar.... Read More

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HSVMA To Award 10 Trips to Equitarian Workshop

August 02, 2011

The Humane Society Veterinary Medical Association is seeking entries for its Equitarian Workshop Trip Awards.... Read More

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The Aging Horse

August 01, 2011

We'll explore how the horse's body systems age and what to look out for in your equine senior citizen.... Read More

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Blue Plate Special: Senior Horse Nutrition

August 01, 2011

Develop your senior horse's diet with geriatric conditions and challenges in mind.... Read More

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AVMA Honors UK Veterinarian

July 31, 2011

Craig N. Carter, DVM, PhD, Dipl. ACVPM, received a prestigious award at the 2011 AVMA Convention.... Read More

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Equine Infectious Anemia: How to Avoid Spreading It

July 28, 2011

Humans pose a risk of transmitting blood-borne infections between horses, such as equine infectious anemia.... Read More

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USA Equestrian Trust Awards Nearly $200,000 in Grants

July 28, 2011

This year the USA Equestrian Trust awarded a total of $198,822 in grants to 10 projects.... Read More

Fire crews battle an early morning blaze at the CSU Equine Reproduction Laboratory on July 26.

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Fire Consumes CSU Equine Reproduction Lab

July 26, 2011

The fire was reported at 1 a.m. on July 26. Upon arrival, firefighters found 20-foot flames coming through the... Read More

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Gluck Center Study on Equine Proliferative Enteropathy

July 23, 2011

Study revealed that exposure equine proliferativ enteropathy's causative bacterium can continue into March...... Read More

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KHC to Lead Strategic Planning Session for Equine Industry

July 21, 2011

The Kentucky Horse Council (KHC) has announced it will host a Kentucky Equine Strategic Planning Session on ... Read More

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NDM-1: A New Superbug?

July 14, 2011

New Delhi metallo-beta-lactamase-1 (NDM-1) is an enzyme capable of neutralizing antibiotics. Researchers have ... Read More

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AAEP Accepting Nominations for 2011 Good Works Campaign

July 13, 2011

The American Association of Equine Practitioners (AAEP) is encouraging horse owners and equine industry ... Read More

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Vermont Horse Shooter Sought

July 11, 2011

Law enforcement authorities in Vermont are seeking whoever is responsible for the shooting death of horse ... Read More

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EHV-1 Outbreak: Utah State Veterinarian Ends Quarantines

July 05, 2011

Utah State Veterinarian Bruce King, DVM, has officially released from restriction all previously quarantined ... Read More

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WCVM Large Animal Clinic Reopens to All Patients

July 03, 2011

The Western College of Veterinary Medicine (WCVM) Large Animal Clinic has reopened its doors to all patients ... Read More

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The Many Faces of Colic

July 01, 2011

Considering the length and volume of the equine digestive system, it’s little wonde... Read More

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The High-Tech Vet

July 01, 2011

Today, equine veterinarians can diagnose and treat disease with more speed and certainty than ever thanks ... Read More

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Tufts Veterinary Hospital Introduces New Team Members

June 30, 2011

Nicholas Frank, DVM, PhD, Dipl. ACVIM, has been named the chair of the Department of Clinical Sciences at ... Read More

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Horses with Osteoarthritis Sought for Study

June 18, 2011

The Ohio State University College of Veterinary Medicine is seeking horses diagnosed with osteoarthritis to ... Read More

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Lecturer to Teach Practitioners How to Put Research to Work

June 17, 2011

Texas A&M University professor Noah Cohen, VMD, MPH, PhD, Dipl. ACVIM, will show equine practitioners how to... Read More