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The Donkey Sanctuary's latest arrival weighs just 14kg.

Super-cute donkey foal weighs in at just 14kg

“He’s such a beauty and so delicate – small but perfectly formed.”

Fly grazing in Kent.

Bill to tackle illegal horse grazing in England

“Defra cannot keep playing Pollyanna on the huge problem with fly grazing.”

CCI** second placegetter, Tim Price and Wesko.

Germany leads Aachen eventing; Kiwi poised in second

Strong team lead by home riders; NZ’s Tim Price second on Wesko.

Mouth blisters in a horse with vesicular stomatitis.

Four Colorado horses confirmed with vesicular stomatitis

Cases in Texas and Colorado affect 15 horses, 2 cattle.

Ireland's WEG Chef d'Equipe Amanda Renouard.

Ireland qualifies full dressage team for WEG

Final team to be selected next week; World Games Chef d’Equipe appointed.

Neue Schule Ambassador Danielle Goldstein and Carisma competing at the Thunderbird Horsepark.

Israeli showjumper Danielle Goldstein qualifies for WEG

Pioneering Israeli equestrian aiming to secure a medal at the World Equestrian Games.

Canada's Eric Lamaze and Powerplay.

Belgium claims Aachen Nations Cup jumping victory

Belgium has atoned for last year’s last-gasp defeat in the Mercedes-Benz Nations’ Cup at Aachen, finishing on six faults to win from the USA, with The Netherlands third and Canada fourth.

Call for Congress to pass anti-soring bill

Call for Congress to pass anti-soring bill

“Few bills in Congress ever achieve this level of support” – American Horse Council.

Keynote speakers for equitation science conference announced

Keynote speakers for equitation science conference announced

Wide-ranging programme planned for annual conference in Denmark.

Five positive morphine tests in British thoroughbreds

Five positive morphine tests in British thoroughbreds

Cluster of positive results in raceday doping tests.

Prized (1986-2014)

Old age catches up with Prized, 28

Popular resident at Old Friends retirement home succumbs to old age.

Andrew Nicholson and Nereo

Kiwi eventers out in force at Aachen

New Zealanders aiming for strong showing before World Equestrian Games.

FEI Solidarity Ambassador and Paralympic star Laurentia Tan (SIN) has been elected as Athlete Representative for Para-Equestrian.

Final three FEI Athlete representatives named

The three remaining Athlete Representatives that will form the FEI’s Athletes’ Committee and also serve on the respective Technical Committees have now been finalised following a second ballot.

Jay Hickey, left, presents Paul Briney with the Van Ness Award at the recent American Horse Council meeting.

National recognition for Illinois horseman

Illinois equestrian poineer Paul Briney has been honored with the Van Ness Award by the American Horse Council for his service to the horse community in the state.

We did some "pole whispering" while doing the course walk. It worked!

Passing of equine vet Doug Byars; jumping course designer Paul Duffy

Irish jumping course designer Paul Duffy and US veterinarian Doug Byars pass in recent weeks.

The scene at Crunchie's.

Protecting horses from farm hazards

Owners need to identify hazards and tackle the risk, an expert says.

WEG to be televised in more than 200 countries

WEG to be televised in more than 200 countries

Official broadcasters reveal their plans for Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games.

Makena leads Tiombe around the Saint Louis Zoo's Red Rocks area.

Grevy’s zebra filly Makena takes first public steps

Filly foal born in June adds to endangered breed’s numbers.

Paul Morley: "A few low-cost, common-sense preventative measures will help keep horses healthy while traveling."

It’s show time! Vets suggest ways to avoid infection while traveling with horses

Several low-cost measures can help keep horses healthy.

Sarah Waugh

School fined $300,000 over student’s horse riding death

Sarah Waugh, 18, died after falling when ex-racehorse Dargo bolted during a jillaroo course.

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