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Kentucky Horse Park Transitioning to Black Fencing

The park is making this transition due to the economic and operational realities of maintaining white fencing. Read More

AHC's 2015 Issues Forum in the Books

Speakers from the federal government and the horse industry presented at the American Horse Council's forum on June 16. Read More

Vesicular Stomatitis Confirmed in Two Colorado Counties

Horses in Montrose and Delta counties tested positive for vesicular stomatitis (VS) on July 2. Read More

UHC Releases New Brochure on Gelding and Spaying

The brochure highlights the importance of castration as it pertains to responsible ownership and unwanted horses. Read More

Moore Named Dean of OSU College of Veterinary Medicine

Dr. Rustin Moore's clinical interests include equine lameness, surgery, and colic. Read More

Horse Owners Should Take Precautions Against EEE, WNV

Vaccinating, eliminating standing water, and stalling horses can reduce the risk of mosquito-borne disease. Read More

TCA Announces June Award of Merit Winners

The Louisiana Horse Rescue Association and LoneStar Outreach to Place Ex-Racers received awards in June. Read More

Rotational Deworming can Promote Drug Resistant Parasites

Many veterinarians now recommend using fecal egg counts to determine your horse's deworming needs. Read More

Groups Join Coalition for Horse Racing Integrity

The coalition supports national oversight of uniform medication standards in Thoroughbred racing. Read More

Black Elected American Horse Council Chairman

Jerry Black, DVM, was elected June 15 at the American Horse Council's annual meeting in Washington, D.C.. Read More

Circle Oak Equine Adds Surgery and Imaging Center

The practice, located in Petaluma, California, also offers equine sports medicine and rehab services. Read More

Horse Owners: There's Still Time to Take Action Against WNV

Vaccination and good horse and pest management can help protect horses from WNV during peak mosquito season. Read More

Lawrence Receives Equine Nutrition Research Award

Laurie Lawrence, PhD, was recognized for her professional achievements in the equine industry. Read More

Ohio Racing Officials Discuss Horse Fatalities, Cobalt Study

In May four Thoroughbreds and two Standardbreds suffered catastrophic breakdowns at Ohio racetracks. Read More

Yvette Anderson-Rollins Receives AHC's 2015 Van Ness Award

Anderson-Rollins has worked to create, maintain, and promote land and trail use both in Indiana and nationwide. Read More

New South Wales Confirms First Equine Hendra Case of 2015

Officials said an unvaccinated 19-year-old gelding died after showing clinical signs of infection for two to three days. Read More

Hagyard Equine Medical Institute Named Breeders' Cup Partner

Hagyard will be an official Breeders' Cup partner in equine first response. Read More

BLM Releases Decision for Wood Hills Area Wild Horse Gather

The BLM plans to gather wild horses in the Wood Hills, Nevada, area with water- and bait-trapping. Read More

Fasig-Tipton Donates $100,000 to New Vocations

Fasig-Tipton will sponsor the outdoor arena at New Vocations' new racehorse retraining and rehoming facility. Read More

BLM Releases 2015 Pryor Mountain Wild Horse Gather Decision

The BLM will conduct a bait- and water-trap gather to remove 15 to 20 young wild horses this year. Read More

Australian Vets Condemn Cobalt Misuse in Racing Industry

Equine Veterinarians Australia says cobalt misuse in the horse racing industry is a serious animal welfare issue. Read More

ASPCA Awards Funds to 2015 Help A Horse Day Contest Winners

Seven equine rescues received grants to recognize their efforts to protect horses. Read More

BLM to Hold First Adoption Event at Reno Rodeo

The wild horse adoption event will take place at the Reno Rodeo Livestock Events Center Sunday on June 21, at 2 p.m. Read More

Gayle Ecker Receives 2015 Equine Industry Vision Award

The lifelong equine wellness educator was honored for leadership and innovation. Read More

Equine Standing MRI Now Operating Opposite Belmont Park

Cornell Ruffian Equine Specialists hopes to use the state-of-the-art imaging system to help assess lameness. Read More