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Britain’s RSPCA in drive to rehome equines

| March 28, 2015 | 0 Comments
Britain’s RSPCA in drive to rehome equines

Charity at capacity in England and Wales.

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Public-owned Texas Horse Park opens in Dallas

| March 28, 2015 | 0 Comments
Public-owned Texas Horse Park opens in Dallas

Opening ceremony today for $12 million park.

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Four vets charged with racehorse drug violations in Pennsylvania

| March 28, 2015 | 0 Comments
Four vets charged with racehorse drug violations in Pennsylvania

Efforts allegedly made to conceal race-day drug use.

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Sweet lupins could overtake soya in animal feeds

| March 28, 2015 | 0 Comments
Sweet lupins could overtake soya in animal feeds

GM worries and import costs may mean soya takes lesser role.

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Quarantines in place in Michigan over confirmed EHV-1 case

| March 28, 2015 | 0 Comments
Quarantines in place in Michigan over confirmed EHV-1 case

Horse that fell ill had earlier been to competitions.

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Federal land managers call off Nevada wild horse muster

| March 27, 2015 | 0 Comments
Federal land managers call off Nevada wild horse muster

BLM will seek a fresh environment assessment before revisiting question.

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Researchers show value of diet and exercise for laminitis-prone horses

| March 27, 2015 | 1 Comment
Researchers show value of diet and exercise for laminitis-prone horses

Nineteen horses and ponies put on individually tailored programmes.

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Blood threshold for cobalt in US racehorses proposed by industry consortium

| March 27, 2015 | 0 Comments
Blood threshold for cobalt in US racehorses proposed by industry consortium

Model rule to go before global body for racing commissioners.

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Monty Roberts joins Brooke equine charity as Global Ambassador

| March 27, 2015 | 0 Comments
Monty Roberts joins Brooke equine charity as Global Ambassador

“Horse whisperer” sees ‘unbearable suffering’ on India trip with The Brooke.

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Pioneering equine vet Ben Martin dies at 68

| March 27, 2015 | 0 Comments
Pioneering equine vet Ben Martin dies at 68

Equine specialist spent his 34-year career at Penn Vet’s New Bolton Center.

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New boss for Kentucky Horse Council

| March 27, 2015 | 0 Comments
New boss for Kentucky Horse Council

Katy Ross brings both legal and non-profit experience to organisation.

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Canada bags Longines World Cup GP sponsorship

| March 26, 2015 | 0 Comments
Canada bags Longines World Cup GP sponsorship

Swiss watchmaker to sponsor Grand Prix, part of new North American league.

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Equine researcher named in Australia’s top 5

| March 26, 2015 | 0 Comments
Equine researcher named in Australia’s top 5

Dr Kirrilly Thompson among Australia’s “new generation of science thinkers”.

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Common equine parasite wrongly identified in textbooks – study

| March 26, 2015 | 0 Comments
Common equine parasite wrongly identified in textbooks – study

Parascaris univalens is now the main roundworm species in horses.

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Changes afoot for NZ’s HoY show

| March 26, 2015 | 0 Comments
Changes afoot for NZ’s HoY show

Show to remain in Hawke’s Bay til 2027; new organiser announcement expected on June 1.

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Whip use: Horses may be more sensitive to pain than we thought

| March 25, 2015 | 4 Comments
Whip use: Horses may be more sensitive to pain than we thought

Veterinary pathologist astounded by findings around skin sensitivity.

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Couple on trial for horse mistreatment found dead in their home

| March 25, 2015 | 0 Comments
Couple on trial for horse mistreatment found dead in their home

Officials treating Wisconsin case as a murder-suicide.

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Haunting image of zebra carcass wins photo contest

| March 25, 2015 | 0 Comments
Haunting image of zebra carcass wins photo contest

Image delivers stark message on consequences of climate change.

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World Cup dressage starters named for Vegas showdown

| March 25, 2015 | 0 Comments
World Cup dressage starters named for Vegas showdown

Euro-centric final with 16 horses and riders crossing the Atlantic.

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Horses hunted in North America 13,300 years ago, research shows

| March 25, 2015 | 1 Comment
Horses hunted in North America 13,300 years ago, research shows

Kills sites south of Calgary date back to Ice Age.

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