Horse Industry News

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BEVA Trust Projects Inspire Vets to Volunteer

September 09, 2016

More than 45 BEVA members volunteered with challenging health-care and education initiatives both at home and abroad.... Read More

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Judy Lincoln Receives 2016 AHP Chris Brune Spirit Award

September 09, 2016

Judy Lincoln's can-do attitude and enthusiasm for AHP and its members shows she's got spirit.... Read More

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2016 BEVA Congress: Thursday's Top Tweets

September 08, 2016

Top take-homes from presentations on laminitis, grass sickness, atypical myopathy, sedation, and more.... Read More

Drs. Carolyne Crowe, Vicki Nicholls, Lucy Grieve, and Hannah Yeates (left to right) came up with the idea for MumsVet.

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BEVA Unveils Online Support Network for Working Parents

September 08, 2016

MumsVet provides information and support for equine veterinary professionals who are balancing work with parenthood.... Read More

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Feral Horses in Nevada Killed in Collision

September 08, 2016

The state Department of Agriculture is asking drivers near the Virginia Range to be alert for roaming feral horses.... Read More

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BLM Conducting Wild Horse Gather in Stone Cabin HMA

September 08, 2016

Additionally, the BLM Nevada plans to hold an adoption event in conjunction with the Stone Cabin gather.... Read More

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Emergency Wild Horse Gather Underway in Nevada

September 08, 2016

The BLM said wild horses residing on private lands in the Wood Hills area, outside the Spruce-Pequop HMA boundary.... Read More

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After the Flood: Cleaning Your Horse Farm

September 08, 2016

Tips on getting your facility back to normal so your horses have a safe and comfortable place to, once again, call home.... Read More

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Oregon Emergency Wild Horse Gather Concludes Successfully

September 07, 2016

In total 155 horses--33 foals, 55 mares, and 67 stallions--were gathered and transported to an adoption facility.... Read More

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Plea Deal Entered in New York Horse Shooting

September 07, 2016

Robert Webster Jr. pleaded guilty to a criminal mischief charge connected to the shooting death of a horse last year.... Read More

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Poll Recap: Laminitis Experience

September 06, 2016

Of the 585 respondents, 372 (64%) said they have owned or managed a horse with laminitis.... Read More

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Eye Drops, Irrigating Solutions Recalled

September 06, 2016

Kinetic Technologies and Kinetic Vet have voluntarily recalled specific lots of Hy-Optic, OptiVet, and Optimend.... Read More

Four years ago in London, Great Britain took gold, Germany took silver, and Ireland took bronze.

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Para-Equestrians Prepare to do Battle for Paralympic Medals

September 06, 2016

Para-equestrians from 29 nations will compete for the most coveted medals in the sport starting on Sept. 11.... Read More

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Some Horses Missing From Mustang Monument Found

September 06, 2016

More than 50 horses released when their pasture fences were cut have been returned to the equine sanctuary.... Read More

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BLM Concludes Outside Silver King, Triple B Horse Gathers

September 03, 2016

The BLM removed 105 horses from outside the Silver King HMA and 181 horses from in and around the Triple B HMA.... Read More

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Tropical Storms Challenges Florida Horses, Owners

September 02, 2016

Meanwhile, owners in other Atlantic state are bracing for heavy rains and winds in the coming days.... Read More

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RRP to Host Bridges to Second Careers Roundtables

September 02, 2016

The roundtables will take place Oct. 27-28 at the Kentucky Horse Park during the Thoroughbred Makeover.... Read More

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Think With Your Head About Your Riding Helmet

September 02, 2016

Could it be time to replace your helmet? Get tips on purchasing a new one if the time is right.... Read More

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Cornell Vet College to Host Donkey Health, Welfare Event

September 01, 2016

The event offers two tracks: one geared to veterinary professionals and the other to nonmedical donkey enthusiasts.... Read More

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Penn Vet Adds Animal Welfare Courses to Curriculum

September 01, 2016

Sue McDonnell, MS, PhD, will teach the equine welfare class.... Read More

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Kentucky Downs 2016 Research Day Sponsorships Sold Out

August 31, 2016

Funds from race sponsorships will support Grayson-Jockey Club Research Foundation equine research.... Read More

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Police in Alabama Probe Horse Shootings

August 31, 2016

Authorities are seeking whoever fatally shot four horses, a mule, and a dog and wounded another horse.... Read More

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Horses Evacuated From Louisiana Flood Heading Home

August 31, 2016

Most of the evacuated horses have returned to their owners' farms, but 149 horses are still waiting to go home.... Read More

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Oklahoma Horse Stabbed to Death

August 30, 2016

Police are investigating after a horse sustained four stab wounds in the neck.... Read More

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Poll Recap: Horse Water Options

August 30, 2016

Of the 1,413 respondents, 936 (66%) said their horses get water from a trough or bucket that they fill manually.... Read More