Soring Gaited Horses


USDA: Some Walking Horse Groups Deemed Noncompliant

August 01, 2012

Three HIOs have been deemed noncompliant for failing to comply with new HPA enforcement rules.... Read More


Walking Horse Groups Could Face USDA Sanctions

July 25, 2012

The USDA might decertify five Tennessee Walking Horse HIOs for not complying with new HPA enforcement rules.... Read More


Judge Cancels Trial in Soring Rule Lawsuit

July 19, 2012

A Texas judge ordered both sides of the dispute to present evidence pertinent to the case.... Read More


SHOW Denied Restraining Order on Soring Penalties Rule

July 09, 2012

A federal judge in Texas has ordered that the case move forward to trial.... Read More


Virginia Teen Charged in Horse Slashing Incidents

June 27, 2012

A 17-year-old teen has been charged with multiple felonies and misdemeanors in connection with the incidents.... Read More


Falling Tree Kills Indiana Horse Trail Guide

June 21, 2012

An Indiana woman has died from injuries sustained when a falling tree struck her during a guided trail ride.... Read More


Gluck Center to Host Equine Infectious Disease Conference

June 19, 2012

The 9th International Conference on Equine Infectious Diseases will take place Oct. 21-26, 2012 in Kentucky.... Read More


2012 International Helmet Awareness Day Speakers Announced

June 08, 2012

Confirmed speakers include U.S. Olympians, doctors, helmet manufacturers, and more.... Read More


2012 AHC National Issues Forum Taking Place June 26

May 31, 2012

The Forum will feature updates on important initiatives undertaken by major organizations in the last year.... Read More


New Horseman's Card Supports Equine Research

May 24, 2012

Every time a cardholder uses his or her card, the Gluck Center receives a donation.... Read More


Kentucky Horse Council Celebrates 40th Anniversary

May 23, 2012

The KHC addresses the growth of horse ownership, supports equine businesses, and advocates for at-risk horses.... Read More


TWH Trainer McConnell Pleads Guilty to Soring Charge

May 23, 2012

On May 22 Jackie McConnell pleaded guilty to conspiring to violate the HPA in various ways.... Read More


Michigan Horse Tests Positive for Equine Infectious Anemia

May 22, 2012

Officials in Michigan confirmed Equine Infectious Anemia (EIA) in a 17-year old grade mare.... Read More


Association Suspends TWH Trainer McConnell's License

May 22, 2012

The Walking Horse Trainers Association voted to suspend Jackie McConnell's training license May 17.... Read More


Thoroughbred Rapid Redux Retired

May 19, 2012

Thoroughbred Rapid Redux retired... Read More


PepsiCo. Withdraws TWH National Celebration Sponsorship

May 18, 2012

PepsiCo. announced withdrawal of support following a horse-soring report aired May 16 on ABC's "Nightline."... Read More


Reward in Ga. Horse Shooting Case Increases to $7,500

April 11, 2012

An anonymous donor added $2,500 to the reward fund late last week, bringing the total reward to $7,500.... Read More


AHP Seeks Participation in Second Equine Industry Survey

March 31, 2012

AHP is seeking participation in its second Equine Industry Survey to gauge trends in the U.S. equine industry.... Read More


KHC Offers Relief to Horse Owners Impacted by Tornadoes

March 25, 2012

The Kentucky Horse Council (KHC) is providing coordination for the U.S. Equine Disaster Relief Fund.... Read More


HSUS Wants Felony Charges for Using Chemicals on Horses

March 24, 2012

The HSUS calls for felony charges for using chemicals to sore and mask soring on Tennessee Walking Horses.... Read More


Tornado-Tossed Horse Under Kentucky Veterinarian's Care

March 14, 2012

The 6-year-old gelding is recovering after a tornado swept him up from a pasture and dropped him into a house.... Read More


Utah Bill Would Ban Unauthorized Photography on Farms

March 03, 2012

The bill would forbid photography or videography at agricultural operations without the owner's permission.... Read More


TWH Trainer, Three Others Indicted on HPA Violations

March 02, 2012

Trainer Jackie L. McConnell and three others are accused of violating the HPA by soring horses.... Read More


Horse Dies at Florida Rodeo

March 01, 2012

The bucking horse was euthanized after sustaining a broken leg at the Orange Blossom Festival Rodeo.... Read More


AHC Explains Changes in Tax Benefits for Horse Owners

January 25, 2012

The 179 expense deduction applies to horses, farm equipment, and other depreciable property used in a business... Read More