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Novel Use for the 'Tie Forward' Procedure in Horses

April 30, 2015

Often used to treat dorsal displacement of the soft palate, the technique also appears useful for treating dysphagia.... Read More

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Vaccination Checklist

April 30, 2015

Use this handy checklist and work with your veterinarian to determine which vaccinations are right for your horse. ... Read More

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Federal Legislators Reintroduce PAST Act

April 30, 2015

Lawmakers reintroduced legislation that would stiffen penalties for those that sore Tennessee Walking Horses.... Read More

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12 Tips for Selling a Horse

April 29, 2015

Experts share their suggestions for marketing horses and ensuring a smooth and legal transaction.... Read More

Scratches commonly affects the rear aspect of nonpigmented pasterns.

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Dewormer's Effect on Scratches

April 29, 2015

Find out what kinds of skin parasites can cause scratches and how these pests respond to ivermectin treatment. ... Read More

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AQHA Announces Rule Changes

April 29, 2015

The board approved stronger penalties for animal welfare rule violators, barred lip chain use in show horses, and more.... Read More

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Veterinarians Discuss Stem Cells for Equine Joint Therapy

April 29, 2015

Equine athletes often require supportive care for their musculoskeletal system, and stem cells can fill that need.... Read More

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On Call Program to Support Kentucky Derby and Oaks Telecasts

April 29, 2015

Dr. Keith Latson will represent the AAEP On Call program during this weekend's live telecasts from Churchill Downs.... Read More

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Cobalt Policy Adopted by Racing Regulators

April 28, 2015

Regulators adopted a new policy making it illegal to administer cobalt to a racehorse. ... Read More

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Massachusetts Police Probe Wildlife Attack

April 28, 2015

Authorities are investigating a possible bear attack on horses residing in an East Brookfield pasture.... Read More

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Oregon Police Search for Horse Shooter

April 28, 2015

Deputies in Yamhill County are seeking whoever shot an apparently healthy horse and left the carcass in the woods.... Read More

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Poll Recap: Horse Shopping Distance

April 28, 2015

Of the 652 respondents, 254 (39%) said they search within their multi-state region when looking for a new horse.... Read More

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How Your Horse Got His Color (And Why You Should Care)

April 27, 2015

A horse's coat color genetics are important not just for aesthetic reasons; they can also have health implications.... Read More

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Early Season Tornado Damages Florida Horse Farm

April 27, 2015

Thirteen horses are safe after a tornado tore down fences and ripped the roof off a Manatee County boarding farm's barn.... Read More

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Horse Owners: Vaccinate Against WNV, EEE

April 27, 2015

Owners are encouraged to vaccinate their horses prior to the onset of peak mosquito season.... Read More

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New Zealand Horse Euthanized Following Rolex Cross-Country

April 27, 2015

Dambala was euthanized due to a severe suspensory ligament injury sustained during the cross-country phase.... Read More

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Nutrition-Related Problems: Moldy Corn Poisoning

April 27, 2015

Moldy corn poisoning is the most common mycotoxin-related syndrome in horses. Here's what you should remember.... Read More

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Researchers Study Compensatory Lameness

April 27, 2015

Consider this under-recognized issue should before deciding which limb is the the primary lameness source.... Read More

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UK Ag Equine Programs Celebrates 10 Years

April 26, 2015

The university set out to change how it served the state's horse industry when launching the Equine Initiative in 2005.... Read More

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Gluck Foundation Releases Sixth Research Report

April 26, 2015

Learn about studies on genetics, immunology, infectious diseases, musculoskeletal science, reproduction, and more.... Read More

Horses respond distinctly to different caretakers and appear to anticipate people's moves.

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Six Ways to Help Horses

April 26, 2015

Are you looking for ways to give horses in your community a hand? Equine experts share suggestions on how to help.... Read More

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UK Graduate Student Spotlight: Macarena Sanz

April 25, 2015

Sanz's research has focused on Rhodococcus equi, a microorganism that causes pneumonia in young foals. ... Read More

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Hearing on BLM Helicopter, Motorized Vehicle Use Scheduled

April 25, 2015

The Bureau of Land Management (BLM) Wyoming's hearing will take place on May 5 at 5:30 p.m. ... Read More

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The Trouble with Mud

April 25, 2015

When the going gets muddy, the muddy get hoof problems. Here's what to watch for in your horses.... Read More

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Legislators Make Latest Bid to Ban Horse Processing

April 24, 2015

The legislation would ban U.S. horse processing plants and prevent the transport of horses to foreign slaughterhouses.... Read More