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Scientific papers on equine eyes made available online

| April 25, 2015 | 0 Comments
Scientific papers on equine eyes made available online

Twenty-two papers on equine opthamology available for a year.

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Kiwi Tim Price shares lead with Michael Jung in Kentucky 3DE

| April 25, 2015 | 0 Comments
Kiwi Tim Price shares lead with Michael Jung in Kentucky 3DE

Dressage completed at Rolex Kentucky Three-Day Event.

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Brazen tagger marks a police horse on patrol

| April 25, 2015 | 0 Comments
Brazen tagger marks a police horse on patrol

Los Angeles Police Department seeking the offender.

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Equine herpesvirus-1 interacts directly with blood platelets, researchers find

| April 25, 2015 | 0 Comments
Equine herpesvirus-1 interacts directly with blood platelets, researchers find

Interaction may be behind the dangerous clots triggered by infection.

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The cheek of it! Aussie jockey’s pants drop in race to the finish

| April 25, 2015 | 0 Comments
The cheek of it! Aussie jockey’s pants drop in race to the finish

Blake Shinn in a ‘cracking’ finish.

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Early lead for Jung at Rolex Kentucky Three-Day Event

| April 24, 2015 | 0 Comments
Early lead for Jung at Rolex Kentucky Three-Day Event

“Today was one of her best tests,” he says of Fischerrocana FST.

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Probiotic fails to reduce diarrhea risk in foals – study

| April 24, 2015 | 0 Comments
Probiotic fails to reduce diarrhea risk in foals – study

Researchers conduct placebo-controlled field trial involving 72 foals.

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California zoo welcomes birth of endangered Grevy’s zebra foal

| April 24, 2015 | 0 Comments
California zoo welcomes birth of endangered Grevy’s zebra foal

Every foal an important step in species survival plan.

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“Big Bang” star backs push to end trade in US horse meat

| April 24, 2015 | 0 Comments
“Big Bang” star backs push to end trade in US horse meat

“I am passionate about protecting them from cruelty.”

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French eventer disqualifed from WEG over horse’s failed medication test

| April 24, 2015 | 0 Comments
French eventer disqualifed from WEG over horse’s failed medication test

French eventing teams loses qualifying spot for Rio Olympics as a result.

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France’s loss is Canada’s gain for Rio 2016

| April 24, 2015 | 0 Comments
France’s loss is Canada’s gain for Rio 2016

Pressure off Canada as French disqualification opens Olympic path.

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Shetland pony study offers clues that could help prevent allergies in people

| April 23, 2015 | 0 Comments
Shetland pony study offers clues that could help prevent allergies in people

Could Shetlands hold the answer for allergy sufferers?

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New bill aims to end slaughter trade in American horses

| April 23, 2015 | 2 Comments
New bill aims to end slaughter trade in American horses

Legislation would prevent export of US horses for slaughter.

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Empowering horse owners in poorer countries can help their animals – study

| April 23, 2015 | 0 Comments
Empowering horse owners in poorer countries can help their animals – study

Locals can effectively take a leading hand over welfare issues.

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Two horses positive for mutant strain of EHV-1 in Maryland

| April 23, 2015 | 0 Comments
Two horses positive for mutant strain of EHV-1 in Maryland

Two properties under quarantine; both horses OK.

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Jousters honored for champion performances

| April 23, 2015 | 0 Comments
Jousters honored for champion performances

Ring jousting has been Maryland’s state sport since 1962.

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United Arab Emirates appeals against FEI suspension

| April 23, 2015 | 0 Comments
United Arab Emirates appeals against FEI suspension

Suspension to be challenged before FEI Tribunal.

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County to pay $US650,000 over arrest of suspect who fled on horseback

| April 22, 2015 | 0 Comments
County to pay $US650,000 over arrest of suspect who fled on horseback

No wrongdoing acknowledged in San Bernadino County deal.

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Remains of 12 horses found in Australian conservation park

| April 22, 2015 | 0 Comments
Remains of 12 horses found in Australian conservation park

Racing authorities investigating; two unraced thoroughbreds identified.

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Justice for family of Pennie Davis, slain as she tended her horses

| April 22, 2015 | 0 Comments
Justice for family of Pennie Davis, slain as she tended her horses

Inquiry head labels pair evil over murder of British mother-of-five.

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