Disaster Recovery

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Help Horse Owners in Flood-Ravaged Colorado

September 24, 2013

Horse owners can aid affected horsemen and women by donating to the USEF Equine Disaster Relief Fund.... Read More

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Flood-Affected Horse Owners Face Long Road to Recovery

September 19, 2013

As flood waters in Colorado begin to recede, affected horse owners are facing new challenges.... Read More

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Colorado Horse Community Facing Flooding

September 18, 2013

Owners and volunteers are rescuing at-risk horses and caring for those displaced or stranded by flooding.... Read More

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Fire Destroys Barn Near Louisiana Downs

August 02, 2013

A fire at a small training center destroyed at least one barn and reportedly killed 19 horses. ... Read More

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ASPCA Grant to Aid Horses Affected by Colorado Wildfires

July 04, 2013

The ASPCA issued an emergency grant for $30,000 to Front Range Equine Rescue in Larkspur, Colo.... Read More

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Georgia Authorities Probe Deadly Saddlebred Barn Fire

June 24, 2013

Authorities are investigating the cause of a fire that claimed the lives of 35 Saddlebred horses last week. ... Read More

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More than 600 Colorado Horses Evacuated Ahead of Wildfires

June 14, 2013

Officials report that more than 600 Colorado horses have been evacuated from wildfire zones.... Read More

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Wildfires Force Colorado Horse Evacuations

June 13, 2013

An undetermined number of horses are being evacuated due to wildfires sweeping through Colorado.... Read More

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KHC Donates to USEF Disaster Fund, Starts Ky. Relief Fund

September 07, 2012

The KHC has contributed the remainder of its U.S. Equine Disaster Relief Fund to USEF's disaster fund.... Read More

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Walking Horse Group wants HSUS Soring Tipline Data

August 29, 2012

The Tennessee Walking Show Horse Organization has demanded the HSUS share tipline responses.... Read More

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Tropical Storm Isaac Drenches Florida, Threatens Gulf States

August 28, 2012

So far the storm has not forced any widespread horse evacuations.... Read More

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Judge Cancels Trial in Soring Rule Lawsuit

July 19, 2012

A Texas judge ordered both sides of the dispute to present evidence pertinent to the case.... Read More

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Horse Council Sets National Issues Forum

April 26, 2012

The forum will address marketing initiatives for the equine industry as well as changes in federal advocacy.... Read More

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Horse Industry Impacted by Changes to H-2B Visa Program

April 18, 2012

Horse trainers and owners who cannot find American workers to fill semi-skilled jobs use the H-2B program. ... Read More

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Bond Conditions Set in McConnell Soring Case

March 26, 2012

McConnell is not allowed to train client horses while awaiting his trial for alleged HPA violations.... Read More

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Texas Horse Attacker Sought

March 17, 2012

Texas authorities are seeking whoever is responsible for beating a horse before setting it ablaze.... Read More

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FEI Launches Pictogram Design Competition

March 10, 2012

The FEI is seeking participants to create new "pictograms" to represent each of its disciplines.... Read More

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Input to Canada's New Equine Code of Practice Needed

March 06, 2012

The NFACC is renewing the equine care and welfare guidelines and is seeking industry stakeholder input.... Read More

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AHP Launches Second Equine Industry Survey

March 05, 2012

American Horse Publications has launched a second industry survey to gauge trends in the U.S. equine industry.... Read More

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Horse Owners Assess Tornado Damage, Losses

March 05, 2012

Forty-two confirmed tornadoes tore through Indiana, Kentucky, Tennessee, and Ohio on March 2.... Read More

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Caring for the Disciplines: Western Performance

March 01, 2012

Champion Western riders succeed through careful selection and management of their horses.... Read More

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Assateague Wild Horse Shooter Sentenced

February 22, 2012

A Maryland man convicted in connection with last year's shooting death of a wild mare at the Assatea... Read More

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MHIB Recognizes National Champion Pony Sire

January 23, 2012

Blue Rain, the USEF National Champion Pony Sire from 2004 to 2011, received the award on Jan. 21.... Read More

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TheHorse.com Nominated for Three ESMA Awards

January 17, 2012

Nominations landed TheHorse.com in the Top 10 in Best Use of Facebook, Best Publication, and Most Informative.... Read More

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Lloyd's of London: 30 Years of Support for UK Vet Science

December 11, 2011

Lloyd's of London recently presented the University of Kentucky College of Agriculture a check for $45,000.... Read More