Horse Industry News

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2014 WEG Jumping Final-Four Results

September 07, 2014

USA's Beezie Madden takes third behind Jeroen Dubbeldam (NED) and Patrice Delaveau (FRA) at 2014 WEG final-four jumping.... Read More

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Vaulting Competition Concludes at 2014 WEG

September 07, 2014

Austria, Great Britain, Germany, and France topped the podium during the 2014 World Equestrian Games finals.... Read More

Germany’s Christoph Sandmann drove the fastest marathon at the 2014 Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games in Normandy.

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Germany's Sandmann Wins 2014 WEG Driving Marathon

September 06, 2014

More than 15,000 spectators enjoyed driving sport under ideal weather conditions for both people and horses. ... Read More

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USA's Madden Qualifies for 2014 WEG Jumping Final

September 06, 2014

Beezie Madden (USA), Patrice Delaveau (FRA), Rolf-Goran Bengtsson (SWE), and Jeroen Dubbeldam (NED) will compete.... Read More

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South Carolina Mule Tests Positive for EIA

September 06, 2014

The case is the first confirmed new incidence of EIA originating in South Carolina for more than a decade.... Read More

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USA's Weber, Dutch Team Lead 2014 WEG Driving

September 06, 2014

Chester Weber (USA) and the Dutch team have made a convincing first step on their way to driving gold.... Read More

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Dutch Team Wins 2014 WEG Show Jumping

September 06, 2014

The Dutch clinched the gold ahead of the German and American teams.... Read More

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FEI President to Receive France's Highest Honor

September 06, 2014

FEI President HRH Princess Haya will be made Officer of the National Order of the Legion of Honor.... Read More

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Two Horses at WEG Test Positive for Controlled Medications

September 05, 2014

A French eventer tested positive for Ace and a South African endurance mount tested positive for Bute.... Read More

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Top 10 Coolest Things to do at WEG Village

September 05, 2014

Find out what not to miss in the 2014 World Equestrian Games Vendor Village. ... Read More

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2014 Quarter Horse Congress Names Show's Official Vet

September 05, 2014

Saginaw Valley Equine Clinic will provide veterinary services for the world's largest single-breed horse show.... Read More

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First 2014 Case of WNV in Kentucky Reported

September 05, 2014

The affected horse, a 5-year-old located in Calloway County, was euthanized on Sept. 2.... Read More

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Dutch Drivers Take Early Lead at World Equestrian Games

September 04, 2014

IJsbrand Chardon (NED) set the provisional winning score from the onset driving his team of mixed warmblood horses.... Read More

Full-scale jumps give visitors the chance to experience the true size of a Grand Prix obstacle.

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Interactive WEG Booth Offers a Look into the Horse's World

September 04, 2014

A French equine behavior researcher aims to educate people about horses and how they experience their surroundings.... Read More

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Second 'Vetcamp' Takes Place in Germany

September 04, 2014

Vetcamp is a conference for young vets designed to promote career growth for young professionals.... Read More

Jeroen Dubbeldam and Zenith SFN produced one of the three clears that promoted the Dutch team to pole position ahead of tomorrow’s final round of the team jumping championship today.

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Jumping, Vaulting Continue at WEG

September 03, 2014

The World Equestrian Games continued today as the jumpers and vaulters returned to their respective arenas.... Read More

Representatives of the Rio 2016 Organizing Committee for the Olympic and Paralympic Games in discussion with Stade d’Ornano stable manager Carsten Koch.

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FEI Observer Program Run at 2014 World Equestrian Games

September 03, 2014

Future Olympic and World Equestrian Games organizers are learning about organizing these top-level events.... Read More

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Horses and their Canine Companions

September 03, 2014

To celebrate National Dog Day our Facebook fans submitted photos of their horses and canine friends.... Read More

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Tennessee Horse Hauler Enters Plea Deal

September 03, 2014

A horse hauler whose firm was shut down by federal authorities has pleaded guilty to a single charge under a plea deal.... Read More

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Nominations Open for Wild Horse and Burro Advisory Board

September 03, 2014

Nominees should be experienced in wild horse and burro advocacy, veterinary medicine, or public interest.... Read More

Ireland’s Bertram Allen steered the lovely grey mare Molly Malone V to win the opening speed leg of the jumping championships today.

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WEG Resumes with Jumping, Vaulting

September 02, 2014

The World Equestrian Games (WEG) resumed as the jumpers and vaulters got their first chance to compete at the event. ... Read More

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Poll Recap: Social Media Usage

September 02, 2014

Of the 423 respondents, 280 (66%) said they rely on Facebook the most for horse information.... Read More

A compounded drug is one produced when the required flavor, dosage, or formulation is otherwise not available as an FDA-approved drug.

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Kentucky to Tackle Equine Drug Compounder Concerns

September 02, 2014

The Kentucky Horse Racing Commission is researching ways it could add regulatory oversight of drug compounders.... Read More

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Officials Examining Horse Deaths at Saratoga

September 02, 2014

Eleven horses died during the recent Saratoga Race Track meet, compared with eight during the summer session last year.... Read More

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Equine Groups Support UHC's Operation Gelding

September 01, 2014

The Unwanted Horse Coalition (UHC) has added $14,400 to its Operation Gelding fund thanks to a collaborative donation.... Read More