Horsetalk.co.nz

Daily horse news and information - only on Horsetalk.co.nz! Got a story lead? Email info@horsetalk.co.nz

rss feed Author's Website

Horsetalk.co.nz's Latest Posts

Michigan sheriff’s office urges vigilance after death of horse

| 3 June 2015 9:46 am | 0 Comments
Michigan sheriff’s office urges vigilance after death of horse

Attack by large animal suspected.

Continue Reading

‘I’ll give it my best shot’ – Scott Brash on his Grand Slam ambitions

| 3 June 2015 9:45 am | 0 Comments
‘I’ll give it my best shot’ – Scott Brash on his Grand Slam ambitions

Interview with showjumper Scott Brash in English, German and French.

Continue Reading

Horse welfare in spotlight at historic Appleby Fair

| 3 June 2015 9:38 am | 0 Comments
Horse welfare in spotlight at historic Appleby Fair

Help and advice at hand for horse owners as fair starts this week.

Continue Reading

Death of Zenyatta’s mum Vertigineux confirmed

| 3 June 2015 8:42 am | 0 Comments
Death of Zenyatta’s mum Vertigineux confirmed

19-year-old died late last year at Coolmore Stud after a bout of colic.

Continue Reading

Neonatal isoerythrolysis: When mare’s milk can kill

| 3 June 2015 8:25 am | 0 Comments
Neonatal isoerythrolysis: When mare’s milk can kill

Dam’s antibodies against red blood cell type causes deadly syndrome.

Continue Reading

Oregon horse confirmed with EHV-1 infection

| 3 June 2015 8:12 am | 0 Comments
Oregon horse confirmed with EHV-1 infection

Horse tests positive for both wild-type and neuropathogenic strains.

Continue Reading

Online gambling would benefit from better regulation, study suggests

| 2 June 2015 5:07 pm | 0 Comments
Online gambling would benefit from better regulation, study suggests

US government should more clearly define “legal gaming”, says expert.

Continue Reading

Grazing on the savanna: Wide dietary preferences revealed

| 2 June 2015 10:50 am | 0 Comments
Grazing on the savanna: Wide dietary preferences revealed

Variation even found between Plains and Grevy’s zebras.

Continue Reading

UAE in clampdown on banned substances in horse sport

| 2 June 2015 9:24 am | 1 Comment
UAE in clampdown on banned substances in horse sport

Strict controls imposed, with fines and bans for offenders.

Continue Reading

$150K in free feed for horse rescue groups

| 2 June 2015 9:10 am | 0 Comments
$150K in free feed for horse rescue groups

600 tons donated through Purina’s Home for Every Horse program.

Continue Reading

Crack German team wins UK Nations Cup eventing leg

| 2 June 2015 9:10 am | 0 Comments
Crack German team wins UK Nations Cup eventing leg

Germany makes their first series appearance a winner in GB.

Continue Reading

Scott Brash eyes final Grand Slam contest in Calgary

| 2 June 2015 8:54 am | 0 Comments
Scott Brash eyes final Grand Slam contest in Calgary

British rider wins second of showjumping’s “Triple Crown”.

Continue Reading

Ireland names starters for inner-city showjumping

| 2 June 2015 8:25 am | 0 Comments
Ireland names starters for inner-city showjumping

Former World Champion Dermott Lennon heads top-level lineup.

Continue Reading

Josh found after 10 days trapped in a thicket

| 1 June 2015 11:08 am | 0 Comments
Josh found after 10 days trapped in a thicket

Retired British hunting horse in good condition after his long ordeal.

Continue Reading

Britain’s Kitty King wins Tattersalls Horse Trials feature

| 1 June 2015 9:12 am | 0 Comments
Britain’s Kitty King wins Tattersalls Horse Trials feature

British rider claims CCI3* feature class at Ireland’s premium three-day-event.

Continue Reading

Todd heads Australasian top four in Tatts CIC3*

| 1 June 2015 8:46 am | 0 Comments
Todd heads Australasian top four in Tatts CIC3*

Mark Todd rides Campino to clear rounds to claim Mernagh Memorial.

Continue Reading

French connection as Fox-Pitt claims another Tatts title

| 1 June 2015 8:45 am | 0 Comments
French connection as Fox-Pitt claims another Tatts title

British rider takes out CCI2* again, this time with Ramdam de Mons.

Continue Reading

Fire forces relocation for South African equine therapy group

| 31 May 2015 9:15 pm | 1 Comment
Fire forces relocation for South African equine therapy group

HorseABCD seeks volunteers and help to move to new facilities.

Continue Reading

More Tatts success for William Fox-Pitt in young horse class

| 31 May 2015 9:10 pm | 0 Comments
More Tatts success for William Fox-Pitt in young horse class

British rider shines with youngster The Soapdodger in 6-7yo class.

Continue Reading

Tatts leader dies after fatal cross-country injury

| 31 May 2015 9:00 pm | 2 Comments
Tatts leader dies after fatal cross-country injury

Favorit Z, ridden by Sam Griffiths, suffers fatal fall in Ireland.

Continue Reading

Pin It on Pinterest