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Warning: The Dangers of Drinking and Riding

November 07, 2013

Is Whisky to blame for turning people into 'one-armed paper hangers'? ... Read More

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Safety of Emergency Personnel During Large Animal Rescue

November 06, 2013

Dr. Rebecca Gimenez shares information from the Fifth International Conference on Large Animal Rescue.... Read More

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Para-Reining to Debut at AQHA World Championship Show

November 06, 2013

A new discipline will be on display at the 2013 AQHA World Championship Show: para-reining.... Read More

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Poll Recap: Draft Horse Fans

November 05, 2013

Of the 737 voters, the majority (58%) indicated that they own or have owned a draft horse or draft-cross.... Read More

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N.M. Horse Processing Plant On Hold Again

November 05, 2013

An order handed down by an appeals court bars the USDA from carrying out inspections at processing plants. ... Read More

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Selling a Horse on Trial: 10 Tips to Lower Your Risk

November 04, 2013

Find out ways to protect yourself when sending a sales horse out on trial.... Read More

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Jackson Honored with UC Davis Distinguished Service Award

November 03, 2013

Jackson received the award for her support of numerous equine performance-related research studies.... Read More

Mucho Macho Man (bay, inside) edges the late-closing Will Take Charge (chestnut, outside) to secure victory in the 2013 Breeders' Cup Classic.

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Mucho Macho Man Captures Breeders' Cup Classic

November 02, 2013

Mucho Macho Man dug in for the final strides and prevailed over Will Take Charge and Declaration of War.... Read More

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Lloyd's of London, Univ. of Kentucky Continue Partnership

November 01, 2013

The $45,000 contribution from Lloyd's supports the Equine Disease Quarterly. ... Read More

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SAU Awards Scholarship Named for Stolen, Slain Quarter Horse

October 31, 2013

The scholarship named for Credit Card, a Quarter Horse stolen and killed, was awarded for the first time. ... Read More

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Planting Native Plants in the Fall

October 30, 2013

Find out more about how native trees and shrubs can enhance your horse property.... Read More

Make an annual wellness exam the number one item on your horse-health to-do list, recommends Tanner. The exam will include evaluating your horse’s heart, lungs, gastrointestinal system, soundness, and dental health. This is also a great time for you and your vet to plan a deworming strategy for the year.

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Read This Before You Buy Your First Horse

October 28, 2013

Find out what you need to know before buying your first horse.... Read More

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Britain Withdraws from 2018 FEI WEG Bid Process

October 28, 2013

The British Equestrian Federation will not put in a formal bid to host the 2018 FEI World Equestrian Games. ... Read More

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Military Horse Statue Unveiled at Royal Veterinary College

October 27, 2013

The of Sefton, a military horse that survived a terror attack, was unveiled earlier this month.... Read More

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AQHA Asks Court to Stay Clone Registrations

October 25, 2013

The AQHA has asked a federal court to stay clone registrations pending the outcome of an appeal.... Read More

This year my pumpkins will be promoting helmet safety.

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Protect Your Gourd

October 23, 2013

Can you think of a time when a helmet saved your life?... Read More

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I Bought a Lame Horse: Now What

October 21, 2013

Find out what legal recourse you might have against a seller after you buy a lame horse.... Read More

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Horse Film Review: 'Herd in Iceland'

October 15, 2013

Add this award-winning documentary film, and a ride in Iceland, to your horsey bucket list.... Read More

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The Horse's Hallowhinny Photo Contest Kicks Off

October 14, 2013

The Horse has launched a multi-platform "Hallowhinny" photo contest, and we want to see your photos!... Read More

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Horse Industry Defamation Follow-up: Your Questions Answered

October 14, 2013

Rachel Kosmal McCart follows up her post about defamation in the horse industry with this FAQ.... Read More

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You Can't Say That! Or Can You?

October 11, 2013

Gossip in the horse world--you know it happens. Here's what horse people need to know about defamation.... Read More

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Seven More Organizations Support AHC Welfare Code

October 10, 2013

The code was designed to establish good welfare procedures to follow to "put the horse first."... Read More

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October Drafts

October 07, 2013

Fall is a great time to take a crisp trail ride or curl up with your favorite horse magazine.... Read More

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Deadline Date is Jan. 24 for 2014 AHP Student Award Contest

October 05, 2013

The deadline to enter the 2014 American Horse Publications (AHP) Student Award Contest is Jan. 24. ... Read More

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HHRF Welcomes Alden to Board of Directors

October 05, 2013

The Horses and Humans Research Foundation (HHRF) has added Ann Alden, MA, to its board of directors.... Read More