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Horse conference to be run by University of Tennessee

| 5 January 2015 8:57 am | 0 Comments
Horse conference to be run by University of Tennessee

Conference designed for all horse owners.

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Two thousand horses evacuated ahead of Australian bushfires

| 5 January 2015 8:48 am | 0 Comments
Two thousand horses evacuated ahead of Australian bushfires

Social media crucial in co-ordinating effort.

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Fortune to be made in horse dung – and here’s the proof

| 4 January 2015 9:28 am | 2 Comments
Fortune to be made in horse dung – and here’s the proof

Shit Express makes $US10,000 in its first month, company reveals.

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“Grey mare” mid-winter tradition makes return to Wales

| 4 January 2015 9:20 am | 0 Comments
“Grey mare” mid-winter tradition makes return to Wales

Mari Lwyd thought to derive from an ancient rite.

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Humane Society to target soring, slaughter in 2015

| 4 January 2015 8:49 am | 1 Comment
Humane Society to target soring, slaughter in 2015

“Let’s get this stuff done in 2015,” says HSUS, with slaughter, soring in charity’s sights.

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Gold and silver for Ireland in Student Riders Nations Cup

| 4 January 2015 7:38 am | 0 Comments
Gold and silver for Ireland in Student Riders Nations Cup

Event tests dressage and jumping skills among university or graduate school students from around the world.

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Grevy’s Zebra foal born on New Year’s Day

| 3 January 2015 8:40 am | 0 Comments
Grevy’s Zebra foal born on New Year’s Day

Denver Zoo to run a foal-naming competition – once the baby’s sex is known.

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British Eventing launches new charitable foundation

| 3 January 2015 8:38 am | 0 Comments
British Eventing launches new charitable foundation

Charity aims to increase participation opportunities for riders from all backgrounds.

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Hamill family gives US Equestrian Team $1.5m

| 3 January 2015 8:04 am | 0 Comments
Hamill family gives US Equestrian Team $1.5m

“Joan Hamill was a true leader of the USET in its early years”.

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They will be remembered: honoring horses with laminitis

| 2 January 2015 9:43 pm | 0 Comments
They will be remembered: honoring horses with laminitis

Memorial wall to ensure no horse or pony who has suffered from laminitis is forgotten.

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Major outbreak of vesicular stomatitis officially over

| 2 January 2015 9:44 am | 0 Comments
Major outbreak of vesicular stomatitis officially over

No fresh cases in outbreak centered on Colorado and Texas since early December.

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New push to reduce sports-related concussion

| 2 January 2015 9:41 am | 0 Comments
New push to reduce sports-related concussion

ACC says 7350 head injuries recorded each year as a direct result of sport-related activity.

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Leading NZ sire O’Reilly dies at 21

| 2 January 2015 9:18 am | 0 Comments
Leading NZ sire O’Reilly dies at 21

Burst aorta suspected in sudden death of leading race sire, who died on December 31.

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Florida’s Trump Invitational to kick off showjumping year

| 1 January 2015 9:34 am | 1 Comment
Florida’s Trump Invitational to kick off showjumping year

Third annual competition the only equestrian event held on Palm Beach Island.

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Pets help autistic kids develop social skills, study suggests

| 1 January 2015 9:32 am | 0 Comments
Pets help autistic kids develop social skills, study suggests

US researcher found greater social skills among autistic children with household pets.

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Vets able to cope with emotional demands of euthanasia – study

| 31 December 2014 9:36 am | 2 Comments
Vets able to cope with emotional demands of euthanasia – study

Study finds euthanasia not a major factor in depression among vets.

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Bats a possible source of ebola epidemic in West Africa

| 31 December 2014 8:40 am | 0 Comments
Bats a possible source of ebola epidemic in West Africa

Children playing under hollow tree colonised by insect-eating bats may have set off epidemic.

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Hello Sanctos top jumping earner as season closes

| 31 December 2014 8:25 am | 0 Comments
Hello Sanctos top jumping earner as season closes

Belgian Sport Horse earns €383,855 for British rider Scott Brash to lead Hippomundo rankings.

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News archive for December 2014

| 31 December 2014 7:56 am | 0 Comments
News archive for December 2014

Daily news archive for December, 2014.

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New standing MRI scanner for Palm Beach

| 31 December 2014 7:43 am | 0 Comments
New standing MRI scanner for Palm Beach

A new standing MRI unit has been installed at the Palm Beach Equine Clinic in Florida.

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