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Pioneering form of stem cell therapy used on Canadian horses

| March 12, 2014 | 0 Comments
Pioneering form of stem cell therapy used on Canadian horses

Results of therapy said to be encouraging so far.

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More pictures from the South Island Endurance Championships

| March 12, 2014 | 0 Comments
More pictures from the South Island Endurance Championships

Otago’s Suzie Latta and Tkiwa win the CEI 3* 160km.

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Lanfranco moves from Hoy to Hoy following divorce

| March 12, 2014 | 0 Comments
Lanfranco moves from Hoy to Hoy following divorce

Bettina Hoy loses ‘soulmate’ as four-star horse changes stables after split.

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Dubai brings endurance riding into triathlon

| March 12, 2014 | 0 Comments
Dubai brings endurance riding into triathlon

Dubai Desert Triathlon to include a 25km endurance ride, 25km cycle, and 5km run.

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Horses go first class to big Qatari show

| March 12, 2014 | 0 Comments
Horses go first class to big Qatari show

About half of the horses competing at this week’s Al Shaqab show in Qatar have been flown in by two special Qantas freighters.

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Climate-fueled horse boom crucial to empire – study

| March 11, 2014 | 0 Comments
Climate-fueled horse boom crucial to empire – study

Century-long warm spell saw horse numbers soar, providing the Mongol empire with warhorses.

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Coconut-onion mix shows promise in killing horse worms

| March 11, 2014 | 1 Comment
Coconut-onion mix shows promise in killing horse worms

Enormous reduction in worm burdens reported.

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Redwings bids farewell to Choccy

| March 11, 2014 | 0 Comments
Redwings bids farewell to Choccy

“He was such a sweetheart,” charity said of popular donkey.

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Liam Neeson slammed for support of NY carriage trade

| March 11, 2014 | 3 Comments
Liam Neeson slammed for support of NY carriage trade

Irish animal rights group is unhappy with actor.

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Cheltenham jumps festival: all you need to know

| March 11, 2014 | 0 Comments
Cheltenham jumps festival: all you need to know

Four-day Cheltenham Festival a highlight on the jumps racing calendar in Britain.

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FEI signs memorandum of understanding with World Horse Welfare

| March 11, 2014 | 0 Comments
FEI signs memorandum of understanding with World Horse Welfare

Deal continues 30 years of co-operation.

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Middle East welcomes first vaulting competition

| March 11, 2014 | 0 Comments
Middle East welcomes first vaulting competition

The equestrian sport of vaulting has made its debut in the Middle East, with CHI Al Shaqab hosting a competition in Qatar for the first time.

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Silva Martin improving after riding fall

| March 10, 2014 | 0 Comments
Silva Martin improving after riding fall

Rider improving after sustaining a serious head injury in a training fall last week.

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Young guns chase Pessoa for World Cup class glory

| March 10, 2014 | 0 Comments
Young guns chase Pessoa for World Cup class glory

US riders make their mark to fill minor placings in Florida 3* World Cup class.

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First international win for Irish eventer

| March 10, 2014 | 0 Comments
First international win for Irish eventer

Irish eventer Fraser Duffy has claimed his first international win after making his debut for Ireland only last month.

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Genetic basis to TB leg-fracture risk – study

| March 9, 2014 | 0 Comments
Genetic basis to TB leg-fracture risk – study

Results reveal potential to develop genetic tests to estimate fracture risk in thoroughbreds.

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South Island Endurance Championships in pictures

| March 9, 2014 | 0 Comments
South Island Endurance Championships in pictures

Action from the first day of competition at Springfield, in Canterbury.

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Police in Kenya seize 120kg of zebra meat

| March 9, 2014 | 0 Comments
Police in Kenya seize 120kg of zebra meat

Seizure made after car avoided roadblock and was pursued.

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WEG tickets sell like hotcakes

| March 9, 2014 | 0 Comments
WEG tickets sell like hotcakes

Individual showjumping, eventing and dressage tickets popular, with reining final sold out.

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10 nominated for US racing’s Hall of Fame

| March 9, 2014 | 0 Comments
10 nominated for US racing’s Hall of Fame

Six people and four horses have been named as finalists for the National Museum of Racing’s 2014 Hall of Fame ballot, from which four will be elected

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