Horse Industry News

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Key Land Conservation Incentive Set to Expire

December 13, 2013

The legislation provides enhanced tax incentive for landowners who retire development rights on their land.... Read More

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Werner Receives AAEP Distinguished Service Award

December 11, 2013

The AAEP presented its 2013 Distinguished Service Award to Harry M. Werner, VMD. ... Read More

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Franklin Named Distinguished AAEP Life Member

December 11, 2013

The AAEP presented Benjamin Franklin Jr., DVM, with the Distinguished Life Member Award. ... Read More

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AAEP Presents Distinguished Educator Awards at Convention

December 11, 2013

Dr. Frank Nickels and Dr. Barrie Grand received Distinguished Educator Awards.... Read More

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2014 AAEP President, Vice President Installed

December 10, 2013

Dr. Jeff Blea takes the reins as president while Dr. Kathy Anderson takes over as vice president.... Read More

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New AAEP Board of Directors Members for 2014 Installed

December 10, 2013

Dr. Mark Baus and Dr. Stuart Brown have joined the AAEP board of directors.... Read More

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Time to Ride

December 10, 2013

Time to Ride is an organization geared to connecting non-horse-owning families with horses.... Read More

The Atlantic Polo Team members are (left to right) Henry Brett, Bobby Melville, Fergus Scholes, and James Glasson.

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Welfare Charity Teams with Polo Team for Rowing Challenge

December 10, 2013

The beneficiaries of the challenge will be horses, donkeys, mules, and their owners in developing countries.... Read More

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Boehringer Ingelheim Announces Research Award Recipients

December 09, 2013

Each researcher will receive a grant of $15,000 to study equine infectious diseases during 2014. ... Read More

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Nelson Receives AAEP Foundation Past Presidents' Fellow

December 09, 2013

Nelson is researching early arthritis detection.... Read More

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Equine Guelph to Offer Online Course on the Equine Industry

December 06, 2013

The course will provide students with the opportunity to re-examine their knowledge regarding equine welfare.... Read More

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Thomason Elected AHC Trustee

December 06, 2013

Thomason is the president and chief executive officer of Keeneland Association in Lexington, Ky.... Read More

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When In Doubt, Call your Insurance Company

December 05, 2013

What insurance success stories or suggestions do you have?... Read More

Remember that your veterinarian is an integral part of your horse's health-care team.

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20 Do's and Don'ts for Being an Awesome Veterinary Client

December 04, 2013

Five equine practitioners shared their wishlists for promoting a healthy veterinarian-client relationship.... Read More

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Blow Me One Last Kiss

December 03, 2013

A Saudi wife smooching a favorite Arabian horse results in divorce from her jealous husband.... Read More

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Poll Recap: A Time of Thanks

December 03, 2013

Recent poll results indicate readers are most thankful for family and friends in their horse-life. ... Read More

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Why Individual Horse Owners Need Liability Insurance

December 02, 2013

Find out the answers to common horse-owner questions about liability and liability insurance.... Read More

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KHC Elects New Directors, Honors Retiring Directors

December 02, 2013

The KHC welcomed returning and new board members following elections at the annual membership meeting. ... Read More

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Horse Expo Pomona Returns Feb. 7-9, 2014

December 01, 2013

This year's expo will feature more than 300 exhibits featuring products and services.... Read More

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BCHA Gets the Job Done with Low Impact on the Land

November 30, 2013

The BCHA recently helped renovate some public facilities using horses and mules to transport equipment.... Read More

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KHC Honors Industry Contributors with Excellence Awards

November 28, 2013

The swards recognize those whose dedication and innovation positively impact the Kentucky equine community.... Read More

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UK College of Agriculture, Food, & Environment Has New Dean

November 27, 2013

Nancy Cox, PhD, has accepted the position as dean of the UK College of Agriculture, Food, and Environment.... Read More

Working Horse with boy in Ethiopia

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Ethiopian Working Horses: First Impressions

November 27, 2013

Stephanie shares her first impressions of working horses in Ethiopia. ... Read More

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Three Tips: If it Ain't Yours...

November 26, 2013

A round up of weird news and a short list of "don'ts."... Read More

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Zoetis Provides $1.2 Million to AAEP, FFA, AABP Programs

November 26, 2013

Zoetis raised $1,231,243 to benefit students through the AAEP Foundation, FFA, the AABP Foundation.... Read More