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Texas Confirms Six New Equine West Nile Cases

The laboratory also confirmed one case of Eastern equine encephalitis in a horse residing in Orange County. Read More

Integrity, Medication Reform Highlight Racing Round Table

The Jockey Club's Round Table Conference on Matters Pertaining to Racing, held Aug. 14 in Saratoga Springs, New York. Read More

Louisiana Horse Owners: Vaccinate Against EEE, WNV

So far in 2016, five Louisiana horses have died as a result of Eastern equine encephalitis. Read More

Equine Piroplasmosis Detected in 17 Tennessee Horses

The 17 racing Quarter Horses are all connected to the same location in Rutherford County. Read More

2016 Olympics: USA's Dutton Wins Individual Eventing Bronze

Phillip Dutton and Mighty Nice take third to gold-medal-winning Michael Jung of Germany. Read More

Fourth Case Reported of EEE in a Virginia Horse This Year

The 6-year-old Tennessee Walking Horse mare from Hopewell was euthanized because of the disease. Read More

Colorado Reports First Equine WNV Case of 2016

The infected horse is reportedly a 6-year-old Friesian mare. Read More

8 Horses at UC Davis Vet School Test Positive for Flu

The index case showed clinical signs of the respiratory disease after being admitted for an unrelated surgery. Read More

Fox-Pitt, Chilli Morning Lead Eventing After Dressage

The pair from Great Britain hold the lead on a score of 37. Germany leads the team competition with 122 points. Read More

6 Ways to Feed Performance Horses for Greater Achievement

Performance horses have special nutritional needs. Here are some tips on how to get the most out of your athlete's diet. Read More

Drink Up! Water Consumption in Horses

A lack of water in your horse's diet can have serious consequences. Here's what to remember. Read More

Eventing Horse Inspection Complete, Reserve Riders Called Up

Three team horses--one each from Germany, New Zealand, and Sweden--have been withdrawn; reserve horses will compete. Read More

Prepurchase Exams: Not a Yes or No Answer

Learn what a buyer and veterinarian need to be aware of when conducting an equine prepurchase examination. Read More

Colorado Tests Positive for West Nile Virus

A horse in Weld County is the first confirmed case of WNV in a Colorado horse in 2016. Read More

Wild Horse, Burro Advisory Board to Meet in September

The meeting will take place Sept. 8-9 in Elko, Nevada, and will be live-streamed online. Read More

Rood & Riddle Equine Hospital in Saratoga Expansion Complete

The full-service hospital is located about a mile from Saratoga Race Course. Read More

2016-17 Penn Vet Lecture Schedule Released

Topics will include neurologic exams, lameness diagnosis, regenerative medicine, laminitis, dynamic endoscopy, and more. Read More

Tennessee Horse Tests Positive for EEE

The affected horse from Madison County did not survive. Read More

Minnesota Confirms First Equine WNV Case for 2016

The unvaccinated 1.5-year-old Friesian stallion has been unable to stand for a week and is receiving supportive care. Read More

Stover Receives AVMA Lifetime Excellence in Research Award

Dr. Sue Stover's research focuses on diagnosing, treating, and preventing musculoskeletal injuries in equine athletes. Read More

FDA Approves Equine Firocoxib Tablets

Merial says the prescription tablets will be available on the market in early fall. Read More

New International Forum for Racehorse Aftercare

The forum is designed to unite the operations around the world that facilitate and promote the retraining of racehorses. Read More

Three Female Burros Shot and Killed in Arizona

The BLM is offering a $2,500 reward for information leading to the arrest and conviction of those responsible. Read More

Iowa State Seeks Participants for Equine Skin Tumor Study

Researchers are studying immunotherapy using an antibody called anti-CD47 for reducing equine skin tumors. Read More

Scientists Examining Why Don't Owners Vaccinate Against Flu

Horse owners are urged to assist with the research by completing an online survey. Read More