Horse Industry News

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Kentucky Horse Council Hires New Executive Director

August 28, 2013

Lawyer and horsewoman Susan Schneider steps into the organization's leadership role.... Read More

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Penn Vet Protects 145 Acres of Farmland

August 23, 2013

The school has ensured that 145 acres of its New Bolton Center Campus is protected from development.... Read More

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A Happy, Horsey Marriage

August 19, 2013

What advice do you have for newlyweds when it comes to balancing marital bliss and horse keeping?... Read More

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KHC Announces New Executive Director

August 14, 2013

Susan Schneider, a native Kentuckian, will begin her role as executive director on Aug. 21.... Read More

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Endorsements Continue for the AHC Welfare Code of Practice

August 14, 2013

The code outlines what it means for an organization to be committed to responsible horse care and ownership.... Read More

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2013 Kentucky Trail Summit Registration Now Open

August 11, 2013

Results from the 2012 Kentucky Equine Survey show that one in three horses are used for trail riding.... Read More

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FEI, IEOA Sign Memorandum of Understanding

August 09, 2013

The MOU covers universal issues such as horse welfare, recognition, FEI rules and regulations, and more.... Read More

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CANTER Mid-Atlantic Online Auction Fundraiser Begins Aug. 14

August 08, 2013

Proceeds go directly to the care and training of ex-racehorses that have been donated to CANTER Mid-Atlantic.... Read More

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Bayer Animal Health Sponsors ELCR Partners Program

August 08, 2013

Bayer Animal Health will again sponsor Equine Land Conservation Resource (ELCR) Conservation Partners Program.... Read More

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Florida Authorities Investigate Latest Horse Killing

August 07, 2013

Florida law enforcement is investigating the death of a horse discovered dismembered in a high-traffic area.... Read More

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Commentary: Avoiding the Edge

August 07, 2013

What could a recent Texas ruling about registering horse-clones with the AQHA mean for Thoroughbred breeders?... Read More

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USDA Offers Assistance to Ranchers Impacted by Drought

August 07, 2013

The USDA's Farm Service Agency is offering temporary assistance to livestock producers.... Read More

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Dr. Steven Allday Joins Board of Old Friends

July 30, 2013

The board of directors of Old Friends announced July 30 Allday's election to the organization's board. ... Read More

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Staff Sgt. Reckless Honored at Marine Corps Museum

July 27, 2013

A monument to Staff Sgt. Reckless was dedicated July 26 at the National Museum of the Marine Corps.... Read More

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New Mobile Apps Available for Horse Owners

July 25, 2013

The help horse owners more precisely plan hay purchases and evaluate horses' body weight. ... Read More

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Sri Lanka's Ambassador Visits UK, Gluck Center

July 25, 2013

The ambassador stopped by the Gluck Equine Research Center for a tour during his visit.... Read More

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UK College of Agriculture, Food, and Environment Name Change

July 24, 2013

The new name better communicates the broad depth and evolving scope of the college’s degrees and programs.... Read More

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Behavior Knowledge Deficits May Fuel Horse-Related Accidents

July 19, 2013

Greater knowledge about horse body language could mean fewer horse-related accidents in Danish riding schools.... Read More

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Kentucky Round-Up to Feature Clinician Craig Cameron

July 19, 2013

The Kentucky Round-Up celebrates horses with demonstrations, hands-on activities, and educational exhibits. ... Read More

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USA Equestrian Trust Awards First Round of 2013 Grants

July 17, 2013

The USA Equestrian Trust awarded nearly $210,000 in grants during the first of two 2013 application periods. ... Read More

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Conducting a Scientific Survey of an Equine Population

July 13, 2013

Reliable data on a state's equine industry is important for veterinarians and business owners, among others. ... Read More

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Barr, Tonko Co-Chairs of the Congressional Horse Caucus

July 12, 2013

Congressmen Andy Barr and Paul Tonko have been named co-chairs of the Congressional Horse Caucus.... Read More

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Preserving Rural Landscapes

July 12, 2013

Communities must find ways to balance growth with the need to conserve land resources for rural use.... Read More

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WEG Games' Road Tour Under Way to Promote Event

July 08, 2013

The 2014 Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games' (WEG) Road Tour to promote the event launched June 25, 2013.... Read More

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ELCR Launches New Website

July 07, 2013

The ELCR provides tools, information, resources, and technical assistance to help maintain horse lands. ... Read More