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Judges give Germans back eventing gold, Ruling reversal costs U.S. team bronze

August 19, 2004

By Joseph Schwerdt, NBCOlympics.com

ATHENS -- Germans swept the eventing gold medals Wednesday, despite a ruling that had stripped... Read More

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Team Eventing Totals

August 19, 2004

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Individual Eventing Totals

August 19, 2004

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Equestrian Medal Count

August 19, 2004

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Rescue Training and Exhibitions Held in Central Kentucky

August 18, 2004

"We are not here to re-invent the wheel," said Tomas Gimenez, DrMedVet, a professor at Clemson University, addressing a group of first-responders and equine rescue personnel at the Kentucky Horse Park in Lexington earlier this month. The event... Read More

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First N.J. Equine Case of WNV is in Pregnant Mare

August 18, 2004

Officials at the New Jersey Department of Agriculture announced yesterday (Aug. 17) that West Nile virus (WNV) had been diagnosed in a 7-year-old pregnant mare in Gloucester County, marking the first detection of equine WNV in the state this... Read More

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Individual Eventing Final--Jumping Final Aug. 18

August 18, 2004

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Team Eventing Jumping--Jumping Final Aug. 18

August 18, 2004

Team Eventing Jumping--Jumping Final Aug. 18 Results... Read More

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Individual Eventing Jumping Qualifier Aug. 18

August 18, 2004

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Olympic Veterinary Update, Aug. 17

August 17, 2004

Olympic veterinarians have been hard at work at the Olympic equestrian compound monitoring the health and welfare of the several hundred equine competitors that are either already competing or waiting for their discipline of specialty in the... Read More

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Horse Barn Fires: An Avoidable Tragedy

August 17, 2004

One of the worst possible nightmares for a horse owner is to see the glow of a barn fire in the night sky. The real tragedy of most barn fires is that they probably could have been prevented with a few precautionary... Read More

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Team Eventing Cross Country Aug. 17

August 17, 2004

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Individual Eventing Cross Country Aug. 17

August 17, 2004

Individual Eventing Cross Country Aug. 17 Results... Read More

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Team Eventing Dressage Aug. 15

August 17, 2004

Team Eventing Dressage Aug. 15 Results... Read More

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Individual Eventing Dressage Eventing Aug. 15

August 17, 2004

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West Nile Virus Found in Oregon Bird

August 16, 2004

Oregon has become the last of the continental United States to be affected by West Nile virus (WNV). Malheur County officials and the Oregon Department of Human Services (DHS) confirmed Aug. 13 that a dead crow found in Vale (in the east central... Read More

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Smarty Jones Makes the Move to Kentucky

August 16, 2004

Smarty Jones moved into his new Kentucky home at Three Chimneys Farm on Monday morning.

The Pennsylvania-bred winner of this year's Kentucky Derby and Preakness left his home state Saturday for Three Chimneys Farm in Midway,... Read More

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United States' Severson in Fourth After Dressage Phase

August 16, 2004

Britain, France and Germany Lead in Team Standings

ATHENS, Greece - Aug. 9, 2004 - The United States Eventing Team has its work cut out for it tomorrow and Wednesday since Great Britain, France, and Germany grabbed the lead in... Read More

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Vesicular Stomatitis Continues Northward Drift

August 16, 2004

Worst Could be Over for Texas

Animal health officials say that the vesicular stomatitis (VS) outbreak in Texas appears to be winding down as of mid-August, but more than 150 infected animals have been detected in Texas, New Mexico,... Read More

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Olympic Eventing Day I: Chiacchia Fourth After First Day of Dressage Competition

August 16, 2004

Under conditions much more windy and cool than Saturday's heat wave and temperatures soaring over 100 degrees, American eventers began their bid for an Olympic medal during Day I of the two-day dressage phase at Athens' beautiful new equestrian... Read More

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Touzaint takes eventing lead after dressage, Funnell leads British to team lead; U.S., Severson fourth

August 16, 2004

By Joseph Schwerdt, NBCOlympics.com

ATHENS -- Young French rider Nicolas Touzaint took... Read More

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Saddlebred Won't be Exhumed--Yet

August 13, 2004

The recent motion by Sally and Joe Jackson to have Wild Eyed and Wicked exhumed for further investigation was heard today before the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Kentucky, and it will be "held in abeyance" pending... Read More

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Michigan's First 2004 Equine WNV Case

August 13, 2004

A Clinton County horse has tested positive for West Nile virus (WNV), the first of the year, veterinary officials with the Michigan Department of Agriculture (MDA) today confirmed (Aug. 13, 2005).
Laboratory tests conducted in early August a... Read More

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NBC Olympics Viewing Marathon Postponed Due to Hurricane Charley and Tropical Storm Bonnie

August 12, 2004

Universal Orlando Contest Temporarily Postponed, Rescheduled to Begin Sunday at 7 p.m. ET

Competitors Standing By at Universal Orlando Resort to Break Guinness World Record for TV Watching Marathon During NBC's 24-Hour Olympic... Read More

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Bob Costas & Katie Couric Co-Host NBC's Opening Ceremony Coverage Friday at 8 P.M. ET/PT

August 12, 2004

THE OLYMPICS RETURN TO GREECE FRIDAY ON NBC WITH THE OPENING CEREMONY OF THE 2004 ATHENS GAMES

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