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Implantable device may bring movement after paralysis

| 31 December 2015 11:17 am | 0 Comments
Implantable device may bring movement after paralysis

US center gets $16 million to develop device to reanimate paralysed limbs.

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Video: Why horses make the best therapists

| 31 December 2015 9:50 am | 0 Comments
Video: Why horses make the best therapists

“Horses sense everything and they reflect our truth”.

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West Nile not just a disease of low-lying and coastal areas of Texas

| 31 December 2015 9:46 am | 0 Comments
West Nile not just a disease of low-lying and coastal areas of Texas

Diagnostic lab reports on West Nile virus cases in horses.

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China looks to clone horses at new centre

| 31 December 2015 9:21 am | 0 Comments
China looks to clone horses at new centre

World’s largest animal cloning centre will also clone cattle and dogs.

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News archive for December, 2015

| 31 December 2015 6:21 am | 0 Comments
News archive for December, 2015

Daily news archive for December, 2015.

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Copra meal appears suitable for horses on a low-carb diet – study

| 30 December 2015 5:33 pm | 0 Comments
Copra meal appears suitable for horses on a low-carb diet – study

Australian researchers compare four different feeds.

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Appaloosa horses sought for equine eye study

| 30 December 2015 9:43 am | 0 Comments
Appaloosa horses sought for equine eye study

Appaloosas 8 times more likely than other breeds to develop ERU.

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50,000 volunteers chosen so far for 2016 Rio Olympics

| 30 December 2015 9:26 am | 0 Comments
50,000 volunteers chosen so far for 2016 Rio Olympics

Brazilians make up 82% of Olympic and Paralympic volunteers so far.

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Passing of former Equine Canada president David Esworthy

| 30 December 2015 9:15 am | 0 Comments
Passing of former Equine Canada president David Esworthy

BC Hall of Famer’s 50-plus-year career included a variety of positions.

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Butterscotch the horse hits the road in his Lincoln Continental

| 30 December 2015 8:46 am | 0 Comments
Butterscotch the horse hits the road in his Lincoln Continental

Horse takes the wheel of a car in this blast from the past

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‘Concussion’ movie brings repeat head injuries into spotlight

| 29 December 2015 10:21 am | 0 Comments
‘Concussion’ movie brings repeat head injuries into spotlight

Will Smith stars in film on discovery of chronic traumatic encephalopathy.

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The number is up: Maths provides part of the answer on zebra stripes

| 29 December 2015 8:40 am | 0 Comments
The number is up: Maths provides part of the answer on zebra stripes

Scientists deliver the maths; now for the biology …

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Cross-country fence auction to raise funds for safety study

| 29 December 2015 8:13 am | 0 Comments
Cross-country fence auction to raise funds for safety study

Eric Bull donates cabin fence for reboot of Frangible Fence Study.

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Fifteen trapped horses freed from Indiana floodwaters

| 29 December 2015 7:54 am | 0 Comments
Fifteen trapped horses freed from Indiana floodwaters

Firefighters rotated to reduce hypothermia risk in chilly water.

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Horsetalk’s 10 most-read stories of 2015

| 28 December 2015 11:01 am | 0 Comments
Horsetalk’s 10 most-read stories of 2015

It’s award time at Horsetalk – and our top 10 articles may surprise you.

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Fake horse with latex innards at centre of dramatic scene in new movie

| 28 December 2015 8:58 am | 0 Comments
Fake horse with latex innards at centre of dramatic scene in new movie

Life-like prop used in gruesome scene in “The Revenant”.

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To the point: Vet mixes east with west in equine practice

| 28 December 2015 8:55 am | 0 Comments
To the point: Vet mixes east with west in equine practice

Equine acupuncture growing in popularity among horse owners.

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Four British equestrians receive Medal of Honour

| 28 December 2015 8:54 am | 0 Comments
Four British equestrians receive Medal of Honour

Outstanding service recognised by British Equestrian Federation.

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Horses among Top 10 victories of 2015 by Humane Society

| 28 December 2015 8:32 am | 1 Comment
Horses among Top 10 victories of 2015 by Humane Society

Work on preventing soring and slaughter among year’s landmarks.

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Horse safety: It’s not only riders and stable workers who get hurt

| 27 December 2015 10:29 am | 0 Comments
Horse safety: It’s not only riders and stable workers who get hurt

Researchers develop an online safety web tool for horse stables.

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