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New Bolton Center Recognizes National Day of the Horse

December 13, 2014

The resolution encourages Americans to be mindful of horses' contribution to the U.S. economy, history, and character.... Read More

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Aftercare Alliance to Award $2.4M in Grants

December 13, 2014

The Thoroughbred Aftercare Alliance will award $2.4 million in grants to its 42 accredited facilities for 2014.... Read More

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Dec. 13 is the National Day of the Horse

December 13, 2014

Americans are celebrating the 10th annual National Day of the Horse on Dec. 13.... Read More

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Lawsuit Targets St. Louis Cab Regulators

December 12, 2014

The lawsuit alleges that the St. Louis Metropolitan Taxicab Commission failed to regulate horse-drawn cabs in that city.... Read More

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Laurel Park Reaccredited by Safety Alliance

December 12, 2014

The 103-year-old racetrack received its initial NTRA Safety and Integrity Alliance accreditation in 2013.... Read More

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BIVI Announces 2015 Equine Research Award Winners

December 12, 2014

Five researchers will each receive a grant of $15,000 to study equine infectious diseases during 2015.... Read More

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N.Y. Congressional Delegates Split on Carriage Ban Ordinance

December 12, 2014

The proposed law would ban horse-drawn carriages from New York City's streets.... Read More

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How Grains are Processed for Horses

December 12, 2014

Here's what happens to processed grains as the make their way from the field to your horse's feed bucket.... Read More

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Help! My Horse Keeps Tossing His Head at Mealtime!

December 11, 2014

A veterinarian and equine behavior expert addresses a possible learned head tossing behavior at feeding time.... Read More

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Wednesday's Top Tweets from the 2014 AAEP Convention

December 11, 2014

Quick take-homes from sessions on wild horses, barn fires, regenerative medicine, and dentistry.... Read More

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EU Bans Horsemeat Processed in Mexico

December 11, 2014

But one slaughter proponent doesn't believe the ban will stop the flow of horsemeat sold offshore.... Read More

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Cold Weather Tips for Horse Owners

December 11, 2014

Here are five important tips to help owners keep horses healthy and safe during the cold days of winter.... Read More

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RMTC Cites Progress in Medication Reform Plan

December 11, 2014

More jurisdictions are operating or will soon be operating under all or part of the National Uniform Medication Program.... Read More

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How Researchers Track Equine Influenza Virus

December 11, 2014

Keeping on top of changes to the equine influenza virus is critical to keeping vaccines up-to-date.... Read More

Dr. Johanna Reimer developed the ROST shoe after deconstructing a traditional shoe to fit one of her horses. With wear, she found her horse’s hoof health and balance improved.

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A Deconstruction of the Horseshoe

December 10, 2014

A veterinarian's search for better foot care options for her own horses led to a new way to shoe. ... Read More

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Should I Deworm My Horse in the Winter?

December 10, 2014

Is it worthwhile to deworm my horses during the winter?... Read More

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Wyoming Sues Feds Over Wild Horse Management

December 10, 2014

Meanwhile, a University of Wyoming researcher released study results on how wild horses and cattle graze the rangelands.... Read More

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CANTER USA Principal Awarded AAEP Lavin Cup

December 10, 2014

Robbie Timmons' vision has helped place more than 20,000 Thoroughbred ex-racehorses into new homes since 1997.... Read More

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Knowles Receives Inaugural AAEP Research Award

December 10, 2014

Dr. Donald Knowles confirmed that imidocarb dipropionate eliminates T. equi from horses with piroplasmosis.... Read More

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Hancock Receives AAEP's George Stubbs Award

December 10, 2014

Dell Hancock is the chair of the Grayson-Jockey Club Research Foundation.... Read More

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Tuesday's Top Tweets from the 2014 AAEP Convention

December 10, 2014

Tidbits from sessions on the horse's back, biosecurity, infectious disease, pelvic fractures, and more.... Read More

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Delay OCD Surgery for Optimal Racehorse Performance

December 10, 2014

When it comes to some OCD lesions, letting nature run its course might be the better option, researchers say.... Read More

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Texas A&M Professor to Lead the AAEP in 2015

December 09, 2014

G. Kent Carter, DVM, Dipl. ACVIM, installed as president; R. Reynolds Cowles, DVM, has been installed as vice president.... Read More

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AAEP Installs New Treasurer, Board of Directors Members

December 09, 2014

Drs. Jack Easley, Rob Franklin, Vivian Freer, and Katherine Garrett will serve in their new roles until 2017.... Read More

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Theriogenologist Honored with Distinguished Educator Award

December 09, 2014

Terry Blanchard, DVM, Dipl. ACT, received the AAEP 2014 Distinguished Educator (Academic) Award.... Read More