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Arson Ruled Out as Cause of Deadly Illinois Barn Fire

April 16, 2012

Forty horses were contained in the barn at the time of the blaze. Of those, 18 were killed in fire. ... Read More

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RSPCA Equine Inspectors to Monitor England's Grand National

April 11, 2012

RSPCA inspectors will be on hand after two horses were killed at the 2011 running of the famed British race.... Read More

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Four Australian Horses Dead, Cause Unknown

April 10, 2012

Four horses residing near Margaret River, West Australia, are dead, but their cause of death remains unknown.... Read More

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Phelps Media Joins ELCR as Premier Conservation Partner

April 09, 2012

The Conservation Partners Program educates the public about the need to conserve land for equine activities.... Read More

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What You Can Do to Strengthen the Horse Industry

April 08, 2012

The AHC explains to its members how they can contact their elected officials to speak up about equine issues.... Read More

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Equine Guelph Launches Horse Safety Website for Kids

April 06, 2012

Interactive flash activities and videos make learning about safety on the horse easy for young horse lovers.... Read More

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New York Man Sentenced in Charity Horse Show Theft Case

April 05, 2012

The man, who pleaded guilty to stealing more than $30,000 from the show, will serve six months in jail.... Read More

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Registration Open for Equine Guelph Biosecurity E-Session

April 03, 2012

Attendees will learn how to best protect horses by identifying risks of infectious disease.... Read More

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Lexington Mounted Police Prepare for NCAA Championships

April 02, 2012

The city's four mounted officers and their equine partners will be patrolling the streets tonight.... Read More

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Leadership Straight from the Horse's Mouth

March 23, 2012

Local equine-industry leaders will examine how the horse influenced their personal leadership development... Read More

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BLM Lists Range Improvement Projects

March 23, 2012

BLM will spend $300,000 on 12 projects to improve conditions where wild horses and burros reside.... Read More

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Pfizer Announces 2012 Veterinary Scholarship Recipients

March 19, 2012

Pfizer awarded $2,500 each to 331 second- and third-year veterinary students at accredited universities.... Read More

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Health Topics to be Discussed at Va. Equine Conference

March 11, 2012

Presentation topics include small acreage grazing systems, designing a feeding program, and emergency care.... Read More

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Rutgers Equine Science Center Launches Spring Webinar Series

March 07, 2012

Webinar topics include "Horse Promotion and Marketability" and "Refeeding the Starved Horse."... Read More

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Input to Canada's New Equine Code of Practice Needed

March 06, 2012

The NFACC is renewing the equine care and welfare guidelines and is seeking industry stakeholder input.... Read More

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KHC Offers Tornado Disaster Relief to Horse Owners

March 06, 2012

The KHC and U.S. Equine Disaster Relief Fund are working to provide help for owners impacted by the tornadoes.... Read More

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AHP Launches Second Equine Industry Survey

March 05, 2012

American Horse Publications has launched a second industry survey to gauge trends in the U.S. equine industry.... Read More

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Trio Sentenced in Horse Soring Case

February 28, 2012

The three were charged with violating the HPA by applying soring practices to horses and falsifying forms.... Read More

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Florida Authorities Probe Miniature Horse Death

February 24, 2012

Law enforcement authorities in Florida are investigating circumstances surrounding the death of a Miniature ... Read More

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USEF: Use of GABA as a Calming Supplement Prohibited

February 23, 2012

Recently, reports of the use of a product called "Carolina Gold" have been brought to the USEF Equine Drugs an... Read More

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Preliminary Hearing Waived in Pa. Thoroughbred Fraud Case

February 23, 2012

A Pennsylvania woman accused of selling to slaughter four retired Thoroughbred racehorses placed in her ... Read More

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Molecular Monitoring of Equine Joint Homeostasis

February 22, 2012

It's beneficial to look at biomarkers that reflect changes in cartilage as well as the joint capsule and bone.... Read More

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Assateague Wild Horse Shooter Sentenced

February 22, 2012

A Maryland man convicted in connection with last year's shooting death of a wild mare at the Assatea... Read More

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Livestock Investigation Clinic for Kentucky Officials

February 21, 2012

Livestock Investigation Training for county and state officials returns to Asbury University March 14-16, 2012... Read More

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2012 UK Equine Diagnostic and Research Seminar Series

February 20, 2012

The 2012 University of Kentucky's Department of Veterinary Science Equine Diagnostic and Research Se... Read More