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Horses prove to be fussy eaters in Australian diet study

| 3 August 2015 9:43 pm | 0 Comments
Horses prove to be fussy eaters in Australian diet study

Horses showed a strong preference for their everyday fare.

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Researchers explore training of top-level NZ endurance horses

| 3 August 2015 9:31 am | 0 Comments
Researchers explore training of top-level NZ endurance horses

Good record-keeping by many riders provides scope for further work.

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Bits and pieces: Native Dancer statue unveiled in NY

| 3 August 2015 9:11 am | 0 Comments
Bits and pieces: Native Dancer statue unveiled in NY

Statue dedicated to ‘The Grey Ghost”; Rachel’s daughter wins first up.

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Beezie Madden and Cortes jump to rare Hickstead double

| 3 August 2015 8:41 am | 0 Comments
Beezie Madden and Cortes jump to rare Hickstead double

US rider first back-to-back winner of King George V Gold Cup since 1962.

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Authorities allay glanders fears ahead of Rio Olympic equestrian test event

| 2 August 2015 10:07 pm | 0 Comments
Authorities allay glanders fears ahead of Rio Olympic equestrian test event

“No threat to the test event nor to the horses that will compete.”

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Role of quality mares in thoroughbred breeding highlighted in study

| 2 August 2015 10:54 am | 0 Comments
Role of quality mares in thoroughbred breeding highlighted in study

Researchers delve into parentage and performance.

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Texas charity awarded custody of 207 horses

| 2 August 2015 10:02 am | 0 Comments
Texas charity awarded custody of 207 horses

Judge rules on custody; care costs approach $US500,000.

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Edwin Moses to bring anti-doping message to US racing

| 2 August 2015 9:40 am | 0 Comments
Edwin Moses to bring anti-doping message to US racing

Anti-doping pioneer and Olympic legend for Jockey Club conference.

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Chloe Winchester wins Hickstead’s QEII Cup

| 2 August 2015 9:21 am | 0 Comments
Chloe Winchester wins Hickstead’s QEII Cup

26 riders vie for prestigious national final at British venue.

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Operation helps mare’s dangerous behavior

| 1 August 2015 11:35 am | 2 Comments
Operation helps mare’s dangerous behavior

Polo mare’s problems solved by keyhole surgery to remove left ovary.

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Major laminitis study launched in Britain

| 1 August 2015 10:41 am | 0 Comments
Major laminitis study launched in Britain

Researchers hope to gather data on more than 3000 British horses, ponies.

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Horse riders go the “full monty” to promote helmets

| 1 August 2015 9:52 am | 0 Comments
Horse riders go the “full monty” to promote helmets

Riders bare all to promote International Helmet Awareness Day on August 1.

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Unmasking Streptococcus equi: Fresh insights into strangles

| 1 August 2015 9:37 am | 0 Comments
Unmasking Streptococcus equi: Fresh insights into strangles

Researcher delve deep into pathogen’s past.

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Mares behaving badly: when to get help

| 1 August 2015 9:28 am | 1 Comment
Mares behaving badly: when to get help

Undesirable behaviour in mares varies widely.

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Shetland found with nasty shoulder injury; stabbing suspected

| 1 August 2015 9:02 am | 0 Comments
Shetland found with nasty shoulder injury; stabbing suspected

The RSPCA in Wales is investigating the incident.

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Colic claims life of Isabell Werth’s Warum Nicht

| 1 August 2015 8:57 am | 0 Comments
Colic claims life of Isabell Werth’s Warum Nicht

Operation fails to save 2007 Dressage World Cup winner, who retired in 2012.

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Showjumper suspended after horse tests positive for banned substances

| 31 July 2015 5:05 pm | 0 Comments
Showjumper suspended after horse tests positive for banned substances

Propoxyphene and norpropoxyphene detected in Royal des Fontaines.

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Qatari endurance rider banned and fined over positive drug test in mount

| 31 July 2015 11:18 am | 0 Comments
Qatari endurance rider banned and fined over positive drug test in mount

Horse tested positive for painkiller propoxyphene.

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Anti-soring bill gets strong backing from US lawmakers

| 31 July 2015 9:54 am | 5 Comments
Anti-soring bill gets strong backing from US lawmakers

PAST Act is re-introduced to the US House of Representatives.

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Andrew Nicholson wins Hickstead’s new eventing challenge

| 31 July 2015 9:11 am | 0 Comments
Andrew Nicholson wins Hickstead’s new eventing challenge

Stiff competition for 20 eventing riders on return to famous course.

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