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Los Angeles Equestrian Center EHV Quarantine Released

January 31, 2017

The last horse in isolation met the negative test requirements and has been released from quarantine.... Read More

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OSRC to Focus on Medications, Drug Testing in 2017

January 30, 2017

Ohio's racing commission will review medications, out-of-competition drug testing, and RMTC and ARCI recommendations.... Read More

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Farm Worker Safety Study Yields Bilingual Education Material

January 29, 2017

The material is designed to equip horse farm managers and workers with information needed to stay safe on the job.... Read More

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Latvian Equine Veterinary Association Joins WEVA

January 29, 2017

Also, learn about the Latvian Horse, which is used in disciplines such as dressage, pleasure riding, jumping, and more.... Read More

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Reward Offered in Florida Show Horse Theft

January 27, 2017

An 11-year old Andalusian mare named Deseada was reported missing from a Miami-Dade property on Jan. 19.... Read More

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Anti-Soring Rule Suspended in Trump Administration Freeze

January 27, 2017

The rule is among a litany of new regulations pending review by the new administration and its department secretaries.... Read More

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Kentucky EHV: Additional Cases Confirmed at Keeneland

January 27, 2017

Four horses at Keeneland's Rice Road Training Center have tested positive and were placed in isolation.... Read More

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BLM to Begin Reveille HMA Wild Horse Gather Jan. 30

January 27, 2017

The BLM will gather 140 to 160 horses, remove 80, and release 60-80 back to the range after fertility control treatment.... Read More

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Pegasus World Cup Connections Pledge to Support Aftercare

January 27, 2017

Connections of two contenders have pledged to support New Vocations Racehorse Adoption Program.... Read More

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UK Department of Veterinary Science Launches New Websites

January 27, 2017

The University of Kentucky Department of Veterinary Science launched three new sites to replace its former one.... Read More

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NTRA Safety, Integrity Alliance Reaccredits Gulfstream Park

January 26, 2017

The alliance is designed to establish standards and practices to promote safety and integrity in horse racing.... Read More

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NYSGC Releases Racehorse Aftercare Video

January 26, 2017

As of Feb. 1 owners and trainers seeking to race horses in New York must view the video for licensure.... Read More

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Recognizing Signs of Equine Abuse: The Vet's Role

January 26, 2017

Equine practitioners must be familiar with the signs of abuse, its various forms, and their role in preventing it.... Read More

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Kentucky EHV: Cases Confirmed at Turfway, Keeneland

January 25, 2017

Two horses from one barn at Turfway and one horse at Keeneland have tested positive for EHV-1.... Read More

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February KENA Meeting to Focus on EHV

January 24, 2017

Kenton Morgan, DVM, Dipl. ACT; Joe Lyman, DVM, MS; and Rusty Ford will each present on different aspects of EHV-1. ... Read More

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Poll Recap: University Teaching Hospitals

January 24, 2017

Of the 516 respondents, 302 (59%) said they have taken their horse to a university veterinary teaching hospital. ... Read More

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Woman Charged in Colorado Horse Seizure

January 24, 2017

Penny Gingerich has been charged with 64 counts of misdemeanor animal cruelty.... Read More

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Arkansas Man to Serve 10 Years in Horse Shooting Case

January 24, 2017

Brandon Mitchell will spend a decade in prison after pleading guilty to shooting and killing a horse last year.... Read More

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Colorado Horse Herd Seized

January 23, 2017

Law enforcement authorities seized 63 horses from a property in Penrose last week.... Read More

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EHV Confirmed in Horse Previously Stabled at Turfway Park

January 23, 2017

A Thoroughbred filly is isolated at a private farm while one barn at the Kentucky track is currently quarantined.... Read More

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Jockey Club TIP Increases Shows and Offerings in 2017

January 22, 2017

TIP will offer awards and classes for Thoroughbreds at more than 1,000 shows in 42 states and six Canadian provinces.... Read More

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FEI Announces Decision in Anti-Doping Case Involving Vet

January 20, 2017

The FEI Tribunal has suspended an Indian veterinarian in connection with a 2012 case involving an endurance horse.... Read More

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Miami-Dade County Seeks Custody of Allegedly Abused Horse

January 20, 2017

A man was charged with animal cruelty in connection to riding the underweight horse from South Carolina to Florida.... Read More

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Fair Grounds EHV: Some Horses Could be Released Soon

January 19, 2017

The quarantine will phase out starting with the 42 barns where horses never showed clinical signs of disease.... Read More

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AHF Funds Arabian Horse Research Projects

January 18, 2017

The Arabian Horse Foundation is funding research on juvenile idiopathic epilepsy and occipitoatlantoaxial malformation.... Read More