Horse Industry News

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Grayson-Jockey Club Funds Equine Research in 2015

March 10, 2015

Study topics include laminitis, foal pneumonia, stem cells, endometritis, joint issues, insulin resistance, and more.... Read More

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Foal Carcass Discarded on Michigan Roadside

March 10, 2015

Authorities discovered the young foal's remains on March 5. Necropsy results are pending.... Read More

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Univ. of Edinburgh to Offer Online Equitation Science Course

March 09, 2015

The course can be taken as a standalone course or credited to the University of Edinburgh's MSc in equine science.... Read More

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Mississippi Children's Hospital Declines TWH Show Donations

March 09, 2015

The University of Mississippi Batson Children's Hospital sought to remove itself from controversy surrounding soring. ... Read More

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Cobalt Use in Racehorses

March 09, 2015

Regulators are paying close attention to this seemingly innocuous trace mineral found in B vitamins. Find out why.... Read More

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$100,000 Time to Ride Challenge Now Open for Registration

March 08, 2015

The campaign offers cash and prizes to professionals introducing people to horses through beginner-friendly experiences.... Read More

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Alleged Montana Horse Abuser Caught in Florida

March 07, 2015

The man wanted for allegedly maltreating more than two dozen horses was caught after nearly a year on the run.... Read More

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In Disaster's Wake: Horses and the Devastation

March 06, 2015

After weathering a natural disaster, take steps to reduce your horses' chances of infection or injury.... Read More

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Court Rules on Checkerboard Wild Horse Gather

March 06, 2015

The court says the BLM violated the NEPA, but didn't violate the Wild Free-Roaming Horse and Burro Act.... Read More

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Florida Man Pleads in Horse Killing Incident

March 06, 2015

A man accused of killing a horse and injuring the animal's rider has pleaded not guilty to the charges against him.... Read More

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2015 AHP Student Travel Award Winners Selected

March 04, 2015

Victoria "Dixie" Crowe, Bridget Grobosky, and Taylor Renner are the 2015 AHP Student Travel Award winners.... Read More

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Preparedness is Key to Surviving Tornadoes with Horses

March 04, 2015

Being prepared in advance is crucial for helping horses survive potentially life-threatening storms.... Read More

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Thoroughbred Breeding Farms Support TAA

March 04, 2015

Farms agreed to donate 25% or more of the advertised stud fee for each stallion on their roster to the TAA.... Read More

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USDA Seeks Comments on Proposed Animal Export Rule Updates

March 04, 2015

The proposed rules would only pertain to animals intended for permanent export from the United States.... Read More

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BLM Utah Seeks Comment on Wild Horse Fertility Control Plan

March 04, 2015

The plan involves treating mares in the Onaqui herd management area with a fertility control vaccine via remote darting.... Read More

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BLM to Host Public Tour of Nevada Wild Horse Facility

March 04, 2015

The public tour of the Indian Lakes Off-Range Corral in Fallon, Nevada, will take place on March 7.... Read More

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20 Disaster Planning Questions

March 04, 2015

Community disaster planning begins at home and in neighborhoods. It begins with understanding your farm.... Read More

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Poll Recap: Mares, Geldings, or Stallions?

March 03, 2015

Of the 1,485 respondents, 605 (41%) said they prefer to own geldings.... Read More

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App Connects New York Police With State Animal Statutes

March 03, 2015

The app is designed to give law enforcement personnel easy access to New York's animal laws.... Read More

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Gleeson Named to Grayson-Jockey Club Position

March 03, 2015

The Grayson-Jockey Club Research Foundation provides funding for equine research that benefits all breeds of horses.... Read More

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The Horse Media Group LLC to Publish The Horse, TheHorse.com

March 02, 2015

The Horse Media Group LLC replaced Blood-Horse Publications as the publisher as of March 1.... Read More

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Merial Acquires Legend, Marquis from Bayer

March 02, 2015

Merial acquired Marquis (15% w/w ponazuril), used to treat EPM, and joint therapy product Legend (hyaluronate sodium).... Read More

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Navigating Natural Disasters with Horses

March 02, 2015

Prepare a disaster plan for keeping your horse safe during wildfires, hurricanes, and other emergencies.... Read More

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Thoroughbred Champion Creator Dead at 29

March 02, 2015

The 29-year-old son of Mill Reef was euthanized Feb. 28 at Rood & Riddle Equine Hospital due to colic.... Read More

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Horse Community Planning, Zoning Resources Now Available

March 01, 2015

The resources include information on land use planning, zoning, and implications for horses and related activities.... Read More