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Clydesdale horse sculptures adorn town in Scotland

| 27 June 2014 9:20 am | 1 Comment
Clydesdale horse sculptures adorn town in Scotland

Tourist trail created around 30 colourful life-sized Clydesale sculptures.

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Britain’s rising tide of horse neglect prompts rehoming push

| 27 June 2014 8:52 am | 0 Comments
Britain’s rising tide of horse neglect prompts rehoming push

British RSPCA say equine rescue numbers have tripled in five years.

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WEG stadium stands up to torrential rain; jumpers happy

| 27 June 2014 8:02 am | 1 Comment
WEG stadium stands up to torrential rain; jumpers happy

Arena footing holds up to unexpected weather test.

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British racing industry gets tougher on anabolic steroids

| 27 June 2014 8:00 am | 0 Comments
British racing industry gets tougher on anabolic steroids

Minimum 14-month ban for horses testing positive for anabolic steroids.

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Declining US equine industry predicted to plateau by 2017

| 26 June 2014 9:39 am | 0 Comments
Declining US equine industry predicted to plateau by 2017

Report estimates 2013 US retail sales in industry at $US23.3 billion.

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Two seriously hurt in collision between a van and a horse-and-trap

| 26 June 2014 9:14 am | 0 Comments
Two seriously hurt in collision between a van and a horse-and-trap

Pair hospitalised following accident in Yorkshire, England.

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‘My Lovely Horse’ pipped before Eurovision post

| 26 June 2014 9:07 am | 0 Comments
‘My Lovely Horse’ pipped before Eurovision post

Father Ted song stumbles at first hurdle in shot at Eurovision glory.

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Warning of multiple resistance to worm control drugs

| 26 June 2014 8:57 am | 0 Comments
Warning of multiple resistance to worm control drugs

Indications of developing resistance found in British research.

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Pony snapped on speed camera at 59kmh

| 26 June 2014 8:35 am | 0 Comments
Pony snapped on speed camera at 59kmh

Pony’s rump intervenes to save German driver from a speeding fine.

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Leading French showjumper Hubert Bourdy dies at 57

| 26 June 2014 8:32 am | 0 Comments
Leading French showjumper Hubert Bourdy dies at 57

Passing of 1990 WEG team jumping champion and two-time Olympic medalist.

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Video break: Zara Phillips on WEG selection

| 26 June 2014 7:45 am | 0 Comments
Video break: Zara Phillips on WEG selection

2006 champion talks about her return to World Equestrian Games competition.

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NZ pushes to lift profile of equestrian coaches

| 26 June 2014 7:32 am | 0 Comments
NZ pushes to lift profile of equestrian coaches

Importance of coaches emphasised by new initiative in New Zealand.

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Polo princes: Harry beats William in charity match

| 25 June 2014 9:12 am | 0 Comments
Polo princes: Harry beats William in charity match

Battle Royal for Goldin Group Charity Polo Cup at the weekend.

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Camel found to be infected with equine flu virus

| 25 June 2014 9:05 am | 0 Comments
Camel found to be infected with equine flu virus

“It adds another potential exposure to man where a novel virus could hide out.”

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Racecourse in Ireland cleared over five horse deaths in a day

| 25 June 2014 8:42 am | 0 Comments
Racecourse in Ireland cleared over five horse deaths in a day

No trainers or jockeys blamed deaths on track, inquiry noted.

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Stadium passes WEG dressage test with flying colours

| 25 June 2014 8:35 am | 0 Comments
Stadium passes WEG dressage test with flying colours

Fifteen dressage riders test out the field of play; jumping next.

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New online equine education venture launches

| 25 June 2014 8:19 am | 0 Comments
New online equine education venture launches

Venture launched by Dr Jo-Anne Murray, an authority in equine science and online education.

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Britain at risk of becoming a nation of porky ponies

| 24 June 2014 10:33 am | 1 Comment
Britain at risk of becoming a nation of porky ponies

Nearly a third of British horses and ponies in study found to be obese.

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US ‘unwilling to be complacent’ over cross-country safety

| 24 June 2014 10:05 am | 0 Comments
US ‘unwilling to be complacent’ over cross-country safety

New task force to look at design safety and obstacle construction.

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Famed pony novelist Josephine Pullein-Thompson dies at 90

| 24 June 2014 9:28 am | 1 Comment
Famed pony novelist Josephine Pullein-Thompson dies at 90

Eldest of famous trio of prolific writing sisters dies.

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