Recent News for Equine Care Professions

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AQHA Accepting Applications for 2013 Equine Research Funding

October 02, 2012

The AQHA is now accepting applications for equine research project funding for 2013-14.... Read More

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So, You Want to be an Equine Behaviorist

October 01, 2012

I am extremely interested in becoming an equine behaviorist. I want to know more about how to go about pursuin... Read More

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EMS, PPID Focus of Second Equine Endocrinology Summit

September 27, 2012

Endocrinology researchers met to discuss equine metabolic syndrome (EMS) and equine Cushing's disease (PPID).... Read More

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Otterbein Receives $1.5 million for Equine Science Program

September 25, 2012

Otterbein University dedicated the Austin E. Knowlton Center for Equine Science on Sept. 22.... Read More

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Equine Guelph Offers Additional Equine Biosecurity eWorkshop

September 23, 2012

Equine Guelph has announced the second offering of the Biosecurity Prevention eWorkshop from Oct. 22 - Nov. 4.... Read More

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What's in an Equine Eye Exam?

September 19, 2012

A thorough eye examination can identify numerous potentially vision-threatening problems in horses.... Read More

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AAEP Convention Heads to Southern California in 2012

September 17, 2012

The AAEP will return to the West Coast in 2012 for its 58th Annual Convention, Dec. 1-5 in Anaheim, Calif.... Read More

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Laminitis Research Project Inclusion Criteria Expanded

September 16, 2012

The coordinators of the ongoing laminitis research project have expanded the inclusion criteria.... Read More

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2012 BEVA President Takes the Reins

September 15, 2012

Keith Chandler, BVMS, CertEP, MRCVS, will take over the president role at the end of the 2012 Congress.... Read More

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2012 BEVA Award Winners Announced

September 14, 2012

The BEVA Awards were awarded at the BEVA Congress on Sept. 13, in Birmingham, England.... Read More

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Ohio State to Offer High-Field Equine MRI

September 12, 2012

A mobile, high-field unit will be available at the Veterinary Medical Center at least once monthly.... Read More

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AVMA Recognizes New Animal Welfare Specialty for Vets

September 09, 2012

The American Veterinary Medical Association has approved Animal College of Animal Welfare as a specialty.... Read More

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Gilsenan Joins Virginia Tech Vet School Teaching Faculty

September 06, 2012

William Gilsenan joins the Virginia veterinary college as a clinical instructor of large animal medicine.... Read More

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EQUUS Foundation Grants Scholarships for AAEP Students

September 05, 2012

The EQUUS Foundation has granted the AAEP Foundation funds for graduate-level student scholarships. ... Read More

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Pfizer to Donate more than $1.1 million to AAEP, FFA, AABP

September 03, 2012

The American Association of Equine Practitioners Foundation received funds for the first time this year.... Read More

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Volunteers Celebrated at Penn Vet's New Bolton Center

September 03, 2012

The George D. Widener Hospital for Large Animals has one of the world's largest equine clinical faculties.... Read More

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Animal Science Programs

September 01, 2012

There's a school with an equine program that best suits your desired career path.... Read More

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UK Graduate Student Spotlight: Zhengchun Lu

August 25, 2012

Lu has focused developing and validatinh molecular diagnostic assays for detecting common equine pathogens.... Read More

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Univ. of Md. Extension Schedules Routine Horse Care Lectures

August 12, 2012

The three-part series will cover routine veterinary, farriery, and dental care.... Read More

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AAEP Foundation Names 2012 Grant Recipients

August 10, 2012

The AAEP Foundation will distribute more than $220,000 in grants to organizations and projects in 2012.... Read More

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Canadian Equine Disease Report, Second Quarter 2012, Issued

August 10, 2012

The CFIA has released a report on equine infectious diseases in Canada during the second quarter of 2012.... Read More

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Understanding Equine Movement Disorders

August 02, 2012

More research is needed to fully understand equine movement disorders such as shivers and stringhalt.... Read More

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How Much Does a Horse Cost?

August 01, 2012

A look at what it really costs to own a horse besides the initial purchase price.... Read More

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Researchers Seeking Horse Owner Help in Laminitis Study

July 30, 2012

Researchers are asking for horse owners' help identifying suitable acute laminitis cases for research.... Read More

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Gluck Anniversary, Equine Research Hall of Fame Dates Set

July 29, 2012

Gluck Center to host Equine Research Hall of Fame on Sept. 23 and a 25th anniversary celebration on Sept. 24.... Read More