Horse Industry News

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Carriage Horse Controversy Extends Beyond New York City

February 12, 2014

The ordinance that would ban horse-drawn carriages in New York City has not yet reached the city council.... Read More

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Court Says Florida Barrel Racing License in Violation

February 11, 2014

A state appeals court upheld a ruling that the Florida DPMW violated a state rule-making process.... Read More

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Penn Extension Offers 'Hidden Hazards' Owner Seminar

February 09, 2014

Topics will include feeding, tick-borne disease, and stress.... Read More

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University of Tennessee to Host Equine Podiatry Conference

February 08, 2014

The inaugural conference for veterinarians and farriers will take place on Mar. 8.... Read More

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The 49th Equine Affaire Offers Shopping, Education, and Fun

February 08, 2014

The event will take place April 10-13, 2014, at the Ohio Expo Center in Columbus.... Read More

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ASPCA Grants $1.4 Million to Assist Equine Groups in 2013

February 07, 2014

The ASPCA awarded approximately $1.4 million to support equine in 43 states and the District of Columbia.... Read More

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Arianne Hagwood Awarded Mustang Magic Championship

February 02, 2014

Hagwood and 6-year-old mustang mare Amy were named champions of the freestyle finals and were awarded $3,500.... Read More

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Commentary: 'One Health' Helps Safeguard Horses' Health

February 01, 2014

One Health recognizes that human health, animal health, and the environment are all interconnected.... Read More

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Denver Broncos' Equine Mascot Thunder Takes Manhattan

January 30, 2014

Thunder and his rider Ann Judge-Wegener appearances on the "Today Show" and "FOX & Friends" on Jan. 31.... Read More

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Horse Processing Advocate Sue Wallis Dies in Wyoming

January 30, 2014

Sue Wallis, who made headlines as a vocal proponent of U.S. horse processing, died Tuesday. She was 56.... Read More

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N.M. Police Seek Shooter in Horse-Related Case

January 28, 2014

Bernalillo County authorities are seeking a man who allegedly shot another man over the price of a horse.... Read More

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FEI Announces Officials for 2014 World Equestrian Games

January 28, 2014

The FEI appointed ground juries, technical delegates, stewards, course designers, and more. ... Read More

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A New Meaning to 'Paint Horse'

January 27, 2014

One German horse owner paints zebra stripes on her horses to repel flies.... Read More

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Breed Groups Support AQHA on Cloning Issue

January 22, 2014

Several groups support the AQHA in its bid to overturn a court decision regarding cloned horse registrations.... Read More

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2014 Road to the Horse Judges Announced

January 21, 2014

Judges for 2014 will be Mike Kevil, Bryan Neubert, Cody Lambert, Joe Wolter, Jack Brainard, and Jon Ensign.... Read More

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TheHorse.com Named Finalist in 2014 ESMAs

January 20, 2014

Vote for TheHorse.com in categories 6 and 21! Voting closes at 4 p.m. (GMT) on Feb. 7, 2014.... Read More

ISJC President Stephan Ellenbruch (left) and FEI Secretary General Ingmar De Vos celebrate the signing of the ISJC's memorandum of understanding.

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FEI, Show Jumping Officials Sign Memorandum of Understanding

January 20, 2014

The ISJC is second of the former FEI Associate Members to sign a memorandum of understanding with the FEI. ... Read More

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California Group sues TWHBEA

January 18, 2014

The group says TWHBEA is violating law by making them to travel to remove a board of directors member.... Read More

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Lil Ruf Peppy Becomes a Three Million Dollar Sire

January 18, 2014

Lil Ruf Peppy is the National Reining Horse Association's ninth Three Million Dollar Sire.... Read More

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ACVIM Animal Survivor "Q"

January 17, 2014

Owner Julie Blacklow and Dr. Chantal Rothschild share the story of “Q,” one of the 2013 ACVIM Animal Survivors... Read More

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Kentucky Horse Park Executive Director to Retire

January 16, 2014

John Nicholson, executive director of the park since 1997, announced his retirement, effective April 30.... Read More

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Fire Agency Adopts Large Animal Rescue Guidelines

January 15, 2014

The guidelines cover recommended practices for animal rescues, equipment used in such situations, and more. ... Read More

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How Perceptions Change

January 15, 2014

Dr. Richard Markell shares how the perception of therapy horses and therapeutic riding programs have changed. ... Read More

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Bill Would Extend Equine Industry Tax Benefit

January 14, 2014

Several favorable tax provisions the horse industry enjoyed in 2013 have reverted to lower levels or expired.... Read More

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Pick on Someone Your Own Size

January 13, 2014

A man punches a police horse after officers try to disperse a crowd. ... Read More