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A day at the camel races

| March 23, 2015 | 0 Comments
A day at the camel races

Camel racing in the Middle East is big business, and a great source of pride for owners.

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Windsor’s big heart skips more than a beat

| February 28, 2015 | 0 Comments
Windsor’s big heart skips more than a beat

Clydesdale successfully treated for atrial fibrillation.

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‘Patron saint of pets’ honored: vet chalks up 54 years of service

| February 26, 2015 | 0 Comments
‘Patron saint of pets’ honored: vet chalks up 54 years of service

Edward Garcia a fixture in Denver’s animal world.

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Long hospital stay sees Zippy the zebra back on his feet

| February 23, 2015 | 0 Comments
Long hospital stay sees Zippy the zebra back on his feet

Vets and farrier work together to allow Zippy to regrow a hoof capsule.

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Vaulters in full flight for World Cup honours

| February 23, 2015 | 0 Comments
Vaulters in full flight for World Cup honours

Austria, Germany and France represented atop the podium in Graz.

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How to help your horse kiss ‘Kissing Spine’ goodbye

| February 4, 2015 | 3 Comments
How to help your horse kiss ‘Kissing Spine’ goodbye

Some simple “core correction” exercises can help.

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Five cold-weather tips for horse owners

| January 31, 2015 | 0 Comments
Five cold-weather tips for horse owners

Hot tips to see you through a cold winter in the northern hemisphere.

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Horse drugs and medication: don’t overdo it

| January 30, 2015 | 0 Comments
Horse drugs and medication: don’t overdo it

Some horse owners give “too much of a good thing” when dishing out medication.

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Leading ‘chasers back on track after major health issues

| January 25, 2015 | 0 Comments
Leading ‘chasers back on track after major health issues

Sprinter Sacre and Sire de Grugy to clash in Cheltenham’s Queen Mother Champion Chase.

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Swiss star vaults to Leipzig success

| January 21, 2015 | 0 Comments
Swiss star vaults to Leipzig success

First qualifying leg win for Simone Jäiser for the season, at closing competition.

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Research looks to solve equine colic mystery

| January 19, 2015 | 0 Comments
Research looks to solve equine colic mystery

Cannulated horses provide window to the inner workings of the cecum.

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A Royal affliction: horses are in their blood

| January 6, 2015 | 0 Comments
A Royal affliction: horses are in their blood

Many members of Britain’s Royal Family share a lifelong affinity and love for horses.

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Cirque du Soleil aids Austrian vaulting pair

| December 17, 2014 | 0 Comments
Cirque du Soleil aids Austrian vaulting pair

Austrian vaulters win female individual and pas-de-deux in Salzburg.

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Joanne Eccles vaults to double Paris success

| December 2, 2014 | 0 Comments
Joanne Eccles vaults to double Paris success

Britain’s Eccles sisters impress at Salon du Cheval; defending champion Nicolas Andreani storms to success.

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Legendary racehorse, sire Native Dancer honored

| November 20, 2014 | 0 Comments
Legendary racehorse, sire Native Dancer honored

“The Gray Ghost” the first horse to be inducted into Maryland’s Athletic Hall of Fame.

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Should the Grand National be banned?

| November 20, 2014 | 1 Comment
Should the Grand National be banned?

If the Grand National is banned, should jumps racing follow? What about other equestrian sports?

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Young rider seizes FEI Classics win in Adelaide 4* 3DE

| November 17, 2014 | 0 Comments
Young rider seizes FEI Classics win in Adelaide 4* 3DE

Jessica Manson rides Australian Stock Horse Legal Star to AI3DE success.

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Adelaide’s cross-country a test of the toughest

| November 16, 2014 | 0 Comments
Adelaide’s cross-country a test of the toughest

Jessica Manson and Aussie stock horse cross Legal Star in the lead after influential phase.

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Megan Jones takes Adelaide lead with Allofasudden

| November 14, 2014 | 0 Comments
Megan Jones takes Adelaide lead with Allofasudden

Home-town rider produces winning test on the first day of the Australian International 3 Day Event.

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Nepali horse culture explored in new film

| November 14, 2014 | 0 Comments
Nepali horse culture explored in new film

Crowdfunding sought to complete film described as “a breathtaking vision of an almost lost world”.

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