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Tethering injuries force euthanasia of Texas pony

| March 28, 2014 | 0 Comments
Tethering injuries force euthanasia of Texas pony

“This horse was deliberately placed in a dangerous position and it cost him his life.”

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Famed US artist donates artwork to help horses

| March 28, 2014 | 1 Comment
Famed US artist donates artwork to help horses

Peter Max grateful that his art can help save “even one horse from cruelty”.

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Online vet challenged over right to give advice

| March 28, 2014 | 1 Comment
Online vet challenged over right to give advice

Case involving Texas vet Ron Hines may go all the way to the US Supreme Court.

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Court rules on propensity for mischief among domestic animals

| March 28, 2014 | 2 Comments
Court rules on propensity for mischief among domestic animals

Propensity of horses to nip and bite well recognised, court rules.

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Billy Connolly gets on ‘high horse’ for NZ tour

| March 28, 2014 | 0 Comments
Billy Connolly gets on ‘high horse’ for NZ tour

Comedian shows artistic flair in equine-themed promo for latest NZ tour.

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11th national driving title for Chester Weber

| March 28, 2014 | 0 Comments
11th national driving title for Chester Weber

US driver Chester Weber has won the FEI Four-in-Hand Horse USEF National Championship for the 11th time.

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Britain’s mild winter may increase small redworm risks – expert

| March 27, 2014 | 0 Comments
Britain’s mild winter may increase small redworm risks – expert

Expert explains risk of cyathostominosis.

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Kiwis aim to make big impact at WEG 2014

| March 27, 2014 | 0 Comments
Kiwis aim to make big impact at WEG 2014

Eventing, endurance and showjumping likely to have strong Kiwi representation at Games.

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Goldie’s beach jaunt proves a headache for rescuers

| March 27, 2014 | 0 Comments
Goldie’s beach jaunt proves a headache for rescuers

Three British services combine in rescue effort for Welsh mountain pony.

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Australian woman cops $11,000 fine in horse welfare case

| March 27, 2014 | 1 Comment
Australian woman cops $11,000 fine in horse welfare case

RSPCA declares itself happy with court outcome.

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Grand National starter ‘dream’ for Zara’s husband

| March 27, 2014 | 0 Comments
Grand National starter ‘dream’ for Zara’s husband

Zara Phillips has worked with steeplechaser to improve his jumping.

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‘Real’ animal books better at helping kids learn

| March 27, 2014 | 4 Comments
‘Real’ animal books better at helping kids learn

A Canadian study has found that kids’ books featuring animals with human characteristics lead to less factual learning, and influences children’s reasoning about animals.

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Equine safety experts put facts on the line

| March 27, 2014 | 0 Comments
Equine safety experts put facts on the line

National safety conference and magazine special latest safety initiatives from BHS.

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NZ’s WEG 2014 squad shrinks with dressage withdrawal

| March 26, 2014 | 0 Comments
NZ’s WEG 2014 squad shrinks with dressage withdrawal

Sole “A” dressage squad horse KH Arvan retired.

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AQHA argues in cloning appeal for right to set own rules

| March 26, 2014 | 0 Comments
AQHA argues in cloning appeal for right to set own rules

Quarter horse body files reply brief in high profile cloning appeal.

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Feds sued over plans to remove wild horses in northeast California

| March 26, 2014 | 3 Comments
Feds sued over plans to remove wild horses in northeast California

Forest Service targets last large wild horse territory in California.

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British thoroughbred breeding industry fragile – report

| March 26, 2014 | 0 Comments
British thoroughbred breeding industry fragile – report

Up to one-third of thoroughbred breeders are losing money – report.

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Royal Vet College recognition for equine sports medicine specialist

| March 26, 2014 | 0 Comments
Royal Vet College recognition for equine sports medicine specialist

“Rising star” in field at forefront of work on upper airway disorders.

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E-tickets a new innovation for Hickstead

| March 26, 2014 | 0 Comments
E-tickets a new innovation for Hickstead

Electronic ticketing a first for Hickstead this year.

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Charity works to improve lot of Costa Rican tribe’s horses

| March 25, 2014 | 0 Comments
Charity works to improve lot of Costa Rican tribe’s horses

Help is at hand for the unsung equine heroes of the Guaymi Indigenous Reserve.

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