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USEF Drugs and Medication Rule Changes Effective Dec. 1

NSAID administration, the use of flunixin, and anabolic steroid classification are among the noted changes. Read More

2011 Rutgers Equine Science Update Scheduled for Dec. 8

The evening will include a high-speed treadmill demonstration and an Equine Science Center activity update. Read More

Show Jumping Champion Hickstead Dead

The Canadian stallion collapsed and died following a jumping round in Vernoa, Italy. Read More

Clark Resigns as CEO of Hagyard Equine Medical Institute

Andrew Clark, DVM, MBA,has decided to resign his position as Hagyard CEO effective Dec. 31, 2011. Read More

Horse Treadmill Makes Learning Equine Science Fun for Youth

The Rutgers ESC has added a virtual tour of their exercise physiology laboratory to their website. Read More

Drug to Treat PPID Clinical Signs Receives FDA Approval

The newly approved medication is the first and only FDA-approved product for managing PPID in horses. Read More

FEI President Celebrates Equine Vets at 2011 WEVA Congress

FEI President HRH Princess Haya delivered the opening address at the 2011 WEVA Congress in India on Nov. 2. Read More

ELCR Elects Colby Balazs to Board of Directors

A three-day eventer, Balazs is familiar with land use issues and is especially sensitive to land conservation. Read More

Pfizer Returns to AAEP Convention for Four Days of CE

Pfizer will support continuing education (CE) for the organization's veterinarian and student members. Read More

Deadline Date for 2012 AHP Student Award Contest Jan. 16

Up to three $750 travel awards to attend the 2012 AHP Seminar will be awarded to applicants. Read More

OIE, FEI: Updates Needed in South American Horse Movement

The OIE and FEI say outdated, unjustified import and export barriers have hurt the growth of equestrian sport. Read More

Bioniche Receives Regulatory Approval for Equine Supplement

Health Canada's Veterinary Drugs Directorate accepted the low molecular weight hyaluronate sodium product. Read More

ASPCA Celebrates 145 Years of Equine Protection

The ASPCA will host educational presentations, meet and greets, and a parade of rescued and adoptable horses. Read More

UHC National Speaker Program Educates Nationwide

The UHC's National Speaker Program has provided a speaker for 15 events in 2011 to date. Read More

ITPP Research Receives Funding from PHHA

The money will help develop detection methods for and study the effects of ITPP, a performance enhancing drug. Read More

AAEP Foundation, Markel to Honor Veterinary Students

A group of exceptional fourth-year equine veterinary medicine students will receive $2,500 scholarships. Read More

CANTER Receives Funding from West Virginia Race Track

Mountaineer Casino Racetrack & Resort will award $2,500 in grant funding to CANTER to continue its mission. Read More

Merck Renews Subscriptions to The Horse for AAEVT Members

Merck Animal Health has renewed one-year subscriptions to The Horse magazine for all members of the AAEVT. Read More

Rutgers Webinar Series Focuses on Disaster Management

In response to Hurricane Irene the webinar series will focus on "Disaster Preparation and Recovery. Read More

Veterinarians Accompany Eventers to Pan Am Games

Vets from B.W. Furlong and Associates will accompany the U.S. and Canadian Eventing Teams to the Pan Am Games. Read More

Jockey Club Launches Program for Thoroughbred Sport Horses

The TIP will reward the versatility of the Thoroughbred horse through sponsorship of special classes at shows. Read More

Expanded Poster Session Added to Laminitis Conference

The International Equine Conference on Laminitis and Diseases of the Foot features an expanded poster session. Read More

New Jersey Reports First West Nile Case of Year

An unvaccinated 11-year-old mare from Monmouth County, N.J., tested positive for WNV on Oct. 12. Read More

Rutgers and NJAES Release Farm Management Videos

Topics covered include animal waste management, soil testing, and nutrient management on small farms. Read More

BLM Announces Fall/Winter Wild Horse Gather Schedule

The BLM's upcoming schedule for gathering wild horses and burros from overpopulated herds was released Oct. 7. Read More