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Racing Australia rises from national body merger

| April 17, 2015 | 0 Comments
Racing Australia rises from national body merger

Racing NSW Chairman John Messara elected chairman of new entity.

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Couple to mark marriage by helping equine charity

| April 17, 2015 | 0 Comments
Couple to mark marriage by helping equine charity

British couple donate to The Brooke instead of buying an engagement ring.

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More money and points on offer at Hickstead in June

| April 17, 2015 | 0 Comments
More money and points on offer at Hickstead in June

Extra prizemoney, world ranking points expected to draw international riders.

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World Cup warmup: leading horses strut their stuff

| April 16, 2015 | 0 Comments
World Cup warmup: leading horses strut their stuff

Horses and riders in familiarisation session with the arena in Vegas.

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Korean noblewoman buried with her horse gear

| April 16, 2015 | 0 Comments
Korean noblewoman buried with her horse gear

Man lying beside her was probably sacrificed, say experts.

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Phar Lap’s Cup winning shoe tops sale

| April 16, 2015 | 1 Comment
Phar Lap’s Cup winning shoe tops sale

Hind shoe worn by great horse to win 1930 Melbourne Cup sells for $38,000.

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Rescued ponies named after “Poldark” characters

| April 16, 2015 | 0 Comments
Rescued ponies named after “Poldark” characters

Three ponies on England’s Bodmin Moor were in need of urgent help.

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Google doodle honors the Pony Express

| April 16, 2015 | 0 Comments
Google doodle honors the Pony Express

Google users treated to a horse-themed game.

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Time running out for first dibs on Rio 2016 tickets

| April 16, 2015 | 0 Comments
Time running out for first dibs on Rio 2016 tickets

Ordering now guarantees participation in second ticket draw in July 2015.

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All World Cup horses pass first inspection

| April 16, 2015 | 0 Comments
All World Cup horses pass first inspection

All dressage horses pass and one jumper held for re-inspection.

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Special models mark Quarter Horse Assn’s 75th anniversary

| April 16, 2015 | 0 Comments
Special models mark Quarter Horse Assn’s 75th anniversary

Sale of anniversary models includes donation by Breyer to QH Foundation.

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Horse owners in Washington State urged to vaccinate against West Nile

| April 15, 2015 | 0 Comments
Horse owners in Washington State urged to vaccinate against West Nile

“Do it before mosquitoes are active,” says state veterinarian.

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Four vets admit role in racehorse drug conspiracy

| April 15, 2015 | 0 Comments
Four vets admit role in racehorse drug conspiracy

Vets agree to help authorities in ongoing investigations.

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Eventing course to traverse Massey’s hallowed turf

| April 15, 2015 | 0 Comments
Eventing course to traverse Massey’s hallowed turf

University hosts Andrew Scott’s course for NZ Pony Club Eventing champs.

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Farewell Lord Nelson: Emeritus professor and football legend

| April 15, 2015 | 0 Comments
Farewell Lord Nelson: Emeritus professor and football legend

University quarter horse dies at the grand age of 42.

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Royal touch as Zara makes readies for first RK3DE start

| April 15, 2015 | 0 Comments
Royal touch as Zara makes readies for first RK3DE start

New Rolex Grand Slam contender will be found at next week’s 4-star.

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“Foot man” welcomed into equine vet Hall of fame

| April 15, 2015 | 0 Comments
“Foot man” welcomed into equine vet Hall of fame

Podiatrist Raul Bras the latest Rood & Riddle vet to be honored.

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“Gait keeper” gene’s influence on canter seen in Standardbreds

| April 14, 2015 | 0 Comments
“Gait keeper” gene’s influence on canter seen in Standardbreds

Genetic basis for an uneven canter identified in study.

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Eventer back in game after B sample tests negative

| April 14, 2015 | 0 Comments
Eventer back in game after B sample tests negative

Second sample comes up clear for French rider Maxime Livio.

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Major US equine health survey targets 28 states

| April 14, 2015 | 0 Comments
Major US equine health survey targets 28 states

Third such survey in 17 years to start in May.

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