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CANTER, Retired Racehorse Project Join Forces

January 10, 2015

The groups will join forces to facilitate the sale of more Thoroughbred ex-racehorses to the equestrian market.... Read More

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HITS Thermal Names Official Veterinary Partner

January 10, 2015

Hagyard Equine Medical Institute veterinarians will be available for routine and emergency care through March 16.... Read More

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Cold Claims Illinois Horse

January 09, 2015

An Illinois owner is facing charges after a horse died after being exposed to severe winter weather.... Read More

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Hialeah, Florida, Horse Found Slaughtered

January 09, 2015

Police said an owner found his horse slaughtered in his barn when he went to feed then animal on Jan. 7.... Read More

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State of Florida Fines Contaminated Horse Feed Manufacturer

January 09, 2015

Florida agricultural officials fined Lakeland Animal Nutrition $4,000 for the contaminated feed on Jan. 6.... Read More

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Arizona Authorities Probe Alleged Animal Cruelty

January 09, 2015

Several horses are receiving rehabilitative care after being seized by Maricopa County, Arizona, authorities.... Read More

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What is the Purpose of an Equine Breed Registry?

January 08, 2015

Arabian Horse Association Sr. Director of Customer Service/Registrar Debbie Fuentes explains a breed registry's purpose.... Read More

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ADM Releases Statement on South Carolina Horse Feed Incident

January 08, 2015

A farm owner says three horses died and another was sickened after consuming contaminated feed produced by ADM.... Read More

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USDA Approves Vetera Vaccines for Use in Pregnant Mares

January 08, 2015

The USDA approved the label claim based on safety studies including a total of 446 pregnant mares.... Read More

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10 Winter Horse Care Resources on TheHorse.com

January 07, 2015

Review these cold-weather horse care articles to help you keep your horses happy and healthy this winter.... Read More

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Hagyard to Have Vets at 2015 Winter Equestrian Festival

January 07, 2015

A team headed by Courtney Wittich, DVM, will be available in the Wellington, Florida, area from Jan. 4 to March 31.... Read More

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Murphy Named Director of New Bolton Center PADLS

January 07, 2015

Dr. Lisa Murphy takes the reins at the New Bolton Center's Pennsylvania Animal Diagnostic Laboratory System (PADLS).... Read More

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TCA Stallion Season Auction Underway

January 07, 2015

TCA raises and distributes funds to provide a better life for Thoroughbreds during and after their racing careers.... Read More

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Oklahoma Horse Left for Dead Now Recovering

January 06, 2015

The horse's injuries include a fractured jaw, missing eyelids, a missing ear, and other wounds.... Read More

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Poll Recap: Horse Birthdays

January 06, 2015

Of the 904 respondents, 658 (73%) said they celebrate their horses' birthdays on the day the animal was born.... 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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RCI Rules to Target Illegal Drug Compounding

January 06, 2015

The group wants to ensure agencies can sanction licensees who violate restrictions on illegally compounded drugs.... Read More

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Blood-Horse Feature Wins Eclipse Award

January 05, 2015

The Blood-Horse will receive the 2014 Media Eclipse Award in the audio/multimedia Internet category.... Read More

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UT Veterinary College Offers Conference for Horse Owners

January 04, 2015

Lecture topics will include hoof care, nutrition, emergency care, dentistry, eye diseases, behavior, and more.... Read More

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Memorial Wall Honors Horses, Facilitates Research Funding

January 04, 2015

The Animal Health Foundation wants to ensure that no horse or pony with laminitis is ever forgotten.... Read More

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Oak Tree to Match Donations in Veterinarian Robbins' Honor

January 03, 2015

The pledge will cover donations up to a total of $100,000 that are made through Dec. 31, 2015.... Read More

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AYHC Seeks Nominations for Youth Horse Industry Awards

January 03, 2015

The nomination period is open until Jan. 9 and awards will be presented at the 2015 AYHC Symposium.... Read More

BLM horses in round-up

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BLM to Gather Wild Horses from the Pine Nut Mountains

January 02, 2015

As many as 132 wild horses will be released back to the range following the gather.... Read More

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The Horse's Top Videos of 2014

January 01, 2015

Here are the 10 most viewed videos of 2014. Did your favorites make the list?... Read More

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UK Studies Featured at AAEP Kester News Hour

January 01, 2015

Two of the top equine reproduction studies presented at the AAEP Convention featured work by UK researchers.... Read More

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New Year's Resolutions for Maximizing Horse Health in 2015

January 01, 2015

Here are five ways to help your horse stay healthy and happy through the new year.... Read More