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Penn Vet Adds Animal Welfare Courses to Curriculum

Sue McDonnell, MS, PhD, will teach the equine welfare class. Read More

First Cases of WNV for 2016 Reported in Montana

One horse in Petroleum County has tested positive for West Nile virus (WNV). Read More

Kentucky Downs 2016 Research Day Sponsorships Sold Out

Funds from race sponsorships will support Grayson-Jockey Club Research Foundation equine research. Read More

New Jersey Horses Contract EEE

A 3-year-old Morris County gelding and a 1-year-old Ocean County mare were euthanized after testing positive for EEE. Read More

BLM Vale District Conducting Emergency Wild Horse Gather

The gather comes in response to the Cherry Road Wildfire, which has burned 90% of the area in which a herd resides. Read More

Washington State Diagnostic Lab Confirms 10 Equine WNV Cases

The recent cases are located farther north than detections in previous years, Washington State University reported. Read More

Kentucky Downs Schedules Day to Support Research

The third annual Grayson-Jockey Club Research Foundation Day is scheduled for Saturday, Sept. 3. Read More

Studying Heaves in Horses Could Help Humans With Asthma

Researchers are studying underlying genetic factors that lead some horses to develop heaves while others don't. Read More

University of Melbourne Vets Aim to Improve Racehorse Safety

Researchers hope to reduce the risk of racehorse fatalities on the track. Read More

Forest Service Offers Wild Horse Gather Operation Viewing

The Modoc National Forest office will conduct a wild horse gather from private and tribal lands between Sept. 6 and 16. Read More

NYSGC to Host Retired Racehorse Meeting on Aug. 30

The public meeting is part of the commission's efforts to drive attention and resources to racehorse retirement. Read More

Maryland Owners Urged to Keep Horses' Vaccinations Updated

Preventing disease is less expensive than treating it, so officials are encouraging horse owners to be proactive. Read More

EIPH Research a Fundraising Priority for AAEP Foundation

Up to 68% of Thoroughbred racehorses have evidence of EIPH post-exercise. Read More

Utah Confirms First Equine WNV Cases of 2016

Both cases were confirmed in unvaccinated horses from Uintah County. Read More

Tennessee Piroplasmosis: 19 Horses Now Confirmed Positive

All the positive cases are connected to two locations in Rutherford County and Bedford County. Read More

California Racehorse Drug Testing Moving Forward

Researchers will be studying the use of biomarkers drug testing. Read More

New York Horse Owners Urged to Minimize West Nile Virus Risk

There has been one confirmed equine WNV case in the state so far this year. Read More

Neurologic EHV-1 Confirmed in Washington

The 18-year-old Quarter Horse mare from Newport was euthanized at Washington State University. Read More

Niall Brennan Stables Contributes to Ocala Initiative

The Ocala Initiative is a $200,000 undertaking designed to advance equine research in Florida. Read More

New Test to Detect Toxic Blue-Green Algae in Water

Blue-green algae can produce toxins that cause health problems and even death in animals, including horses. Read More

The Grass is Always Greener: Quick Pasture Management Tips

Basic pasture management is relatively simple but requires diligence and understanding. Read More

Horses Impacted by Floods in Louisiana in Need

Find out how you can assist with the rescue and care of horses impacted by the flooding in Louisiana. Read More

West Nile Virus Confirmed in Two Idaho Horses

The two unvaccinated horses from Boundary County died as a result of the disease. Read More

Stallion Reproduction Symposium Schedule Released

The International Symposium on Stallion Reproduction will take place Aug. 27-29 at the University of Illinois. Read More

Virginia Confirms Fifth, Sixth Cases of Equine EEE for 2016

Both horses were from Suffolk and were euthanized. Neither had up-to-date vaccinations. Read More