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PZP, Please?

December 27, 2017

Where can I order the PZP (porcine zona pelucida, used for fertility control in some animals) vaccine? ... Read More

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TheHorse.com's Top Videos of 2017

December 27, 2017

Find videos on fear in horses, body condition scoring, hoof adaptability, sweet itch, and more.... Read More

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A Closer Look at the Normal Asil Arabian Hoof

December 27, 2017

Veterinarians could be able to use this baseline data to identify prelaminitic changes in Arabian horses.... Read More

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TheHorse.com's Top Articles of 2017

December 26, 2017

Articles on laminitis, colic, hoof abscesses, licking and chewing, and wound care are among the most-read in 2017.... Read More

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Softening the Hard Mouthed-Horse

December 26, 2017

Does it feel like your horse hangs on the reins? A behaviorist offers possible causes and solutions to the problem.... Read More

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Body Language in Horse and Human Interactions

December 26, 2017

Understanding body language when working with equids can improve how we interact with and study them.... Read More

Charish Arthur, USDF Silver Medalist and former long time ARIA Certified Instructor shared on a Facebook post "What not to do".

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Heated Water Trough Safety

December 25, 2017

Are you using heated water buckets or troughs this winter? Stay safe with these tips.... Read More

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The Horse's Top Instagram Posts of 2017

December 25, 2017

View some of the most popular moments captured on The Horse's Instagram account this year. ... Read More

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Healthy Horse Treats

December 25, 2017

Fed in moderation, most treats won't negatively impact a horse's overall diet.... Read More

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TheHorse.com's Top Downloads of 2017

December 24, 2017

Find reports and forms on horse identification, scratches, supplements, harmonious housing, senior horses, and more.... Read More

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UK Graduate Student Spotlight: Morgan Pyles

December 24, 2017

Pyles' main research interest is mare and foal nutrition with a specific focus on how diet influences milk composition.... Read More

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House Arrest: Your Horse on Stall Rest

December 24, 2017

Stall rest can be anything but restful for horse and owner alike. Here's how to achieve the best possible outcome.... Read More

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The Jockey Club Adds Fee to Support Aftercare

December 23, 2017

The Jockey Club will charge $35 for each mare reported bred by a stallion on the annual Report of Mares Bred form.... Read More

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2018 UK Equine Research Seminar Series Announced

December 23, 2017

Lecture topics will include parasitology, gastric ulcers, fescue management, respiratory conditions, and more.... Read More

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Stirrup Placement and Rider Biomechanics: What's the Link?

December 23, 2017

Rider biomechanics significantly impact horse biomechanics, affecting performance, musculoskeletal health, and welfare.... Read More

From left to right: Dr. Gene Lyons, Jamie Norris, Ashley Steuer, Katie Lacy, Alex Bertke, Jessica Scare, Jennifer Bellaw, and Sharon Tolliver.

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Gene Lyons and Sharon Tolliver: An Era in Parasitology

December 22, 2017

Take a look back at the lives and work of veterinary parasitologists Dr. Eugene T. Lyons and Sharon C. Tolliver.... Read More

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UKVDL Map of the Month: Rocky Mountain Spotted Fever

December 22, 2017

Rocky Mountain spotted fever is a tick-borne disease that can affect dogs and humans.... Read More

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UKVDL Offering New Panels: Equine Diarrhea Multiplex PCR

December 22, 2017

The three new problem-based panels offer a focused diagnostic test selection for equine diarrhea cases.... Read More

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Mineral of the Month: Selenium

December 22, 2017

Selenium is an important part of the equine diet, but is only required in small amounts and has a narrow safety margin.... Read More

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Atrial Fibrillation a Heritable Trait in Standardbreds

December 22, 2017

Researchers found high degrees of heritability (up to 0.17), especially in male horses and in pacers.... Read More

Lloyd’s of London recently presented UK representatives with a $50,000 check. Pictured (L to R): Dr. Peter Timoney, professor, UK Gluck Equine Research Center; Patrick Talley, U.S. central region director, Lloyd’s America; Dr. David Horohov, chair, Department of Veterinary Science, and director, Gluck Center; and Bill Wallace, vice president, finance and administration, Lloyd’s Kentucky.

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UK Celebrates Continued Lloyd's of London Partnership

December 21, 2017

Lloyd's presented a $50,000 check to UK to continue their support of Equine Disease Quarterly.... Read More

Will Snell, PhD, UK agricultural economist presents during the 2017 Agricultural Economic Outlook.

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Kentucky's Agricultural Economy Improves

December 21, 2017

Kentucky's equine market recovered from the global recession and stabilized in 2017, a UK agricultural economist said.... Read More

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NTRA: Tax Bill Could Benefit Thoroughbred Breeders, Owners

December 21, 2017

The tax package includes changes to depreciation and expensing of yearlings, breeding stock, farm equipment, and more.... Read More

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Holiday Gifts Your Horse Will Love

December 21, 2017

Not sure what to get your horse? Consider an enrichment toy or activity!... Read More

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BLM Seeks Input on Nevada Wild Horse Gather Plan

December 21, 2017

The BLM proposes gathering and removing wild horses from in and outside the Seaman and White River Herd Area boundaries.... Read More