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Empowering horse owners in poorer countries can help their animals – study

| April 23, 2015 | 0 Comments
Empowering horse owners in poorer countries can help their animals – study

Locals can effectively take a leading hand over welfare issues.

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Two horses positive for mutant strain of EHV-1 in Maryland

| April 23, 2015 | 0 Comments
Two horses positive for mutant strain of EHV-1 in Maryland

Two properties under quarantine; both horses OK.

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Jousters honored for champion performances

| April 23, 2015 | 0 Comments
Jousters honored for champion performances

Ring jousting has been Maryland’s state sport since 1962.

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United Arab Emirates appeals against FEI suspension

| April 23, 2015 | 0 Comments
United Arab Emirates appeals against FEI suspension

Suspension to be challenged before FEI Tribunal.

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County to pay $US650,000 over arrest of suspect who fled on horseback

| April 22, 2015 | 1 Comment
County to pay $US650,000 over arrest of suspect who fled on horseback

No wrongdoing acknowledged in San Bernadino County deal.

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Remains of 12 horses found in Australian conservation park

| April 22, 2015 | 0 Comments
Remains of 12 horses found in Australian conservation park

Racing authorities investigating; two unraced thoroughbreds identified.

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Justice for family of Pennie Davis, slain as she tended her horses

| April 22, 2015 | 1 Comment
Justice for family of Pennie Davis, slain as she tended her horses

Inquiry head labels pair evil over murder of British mother-of-five.

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New research gives fresh insights into stiffening of aging tendons

| April 22, 2015 | 0 Comments
New research gives fresh insights into stiffening of aging tendons

Findings could ultimately help reduce tendon injury risk, speed recovery.

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British university launches racing-related MBA course

| April 22, 2015 | 0 Comments
British university launches racing-related MBA course

Twelve months full-time study, or 24 months part-time.

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Vet says Lasix ‘most abused drug’ in racing

| April 21, 2015 | 0 Comments
Vet says Lasix ‘most abused drug’ in racing

Gary Priest speaks out against current veterinary business model.

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Pigeon fever vaccine sales halted due to gut issues in some horses

| April 21, 2015 | 0 Comments
Pigeon fever vaccine sales halted due to gut issues in some horses

Unexpected gastrointestinal tract events seen in some animals.

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‘Friends’ help restoration of historic saddlebred farm

| April 21, 2015 | 1 Comment
‘Friends’ help restoration of historic saddlebred farm

“Saddlebred Friends of Spindletop” aims to raise $100,000.

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Researchers probe bit-related injuries in racehorses and polo ponies

| April 20, 2015 | 0 Comments
Researchers probe bit-related injuries in racehorses and polo ponies

Racehorses fare worst, perhaps through being broken in quickly.

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Spotlight on OTTBs at USA’s biggest three-day-event

| April 20, 2015 | 0 Comments
Spotlight on OTTBs at USA’s biggest three-day-event

Recycled racehorses taking on the warmbloods at this week’s RK3DE.

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Ireland dominates but France wins Pony Nations Cup at Bonneau

| April 20, 2015 | 0 Comments
Ireland dominates but France wins Pony Nations Cup at Bonneau

French team takes out Nations Cup pony contest for the second time.

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Valegro retains World Cup dressage final title

| April 19, 2015 | 0 Comments
Valegro retains World Cup dressage final title

Winning pair put up freestyle score of 94.196% to keep Reem Acra trophy.

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Kiwi wins World Cup jumping consolation

| April 19, 2015 | 0 Comments
Kiwi wins World Cup jumping consolation

Katie Laurie and Kiwi Iron Mark win Canadian Pacific GP of Las Vegas.

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Equine monitoring on horizon, but pet trackers first

| April 19, 2015 | 0 Comments
Equine monitoring on horizon, but pet trackers first

Advances being made in wearable monitoring technology for animals.

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France keen on hosting 2024 Olympics

| April 19, 2015 | 0 Comments
France keen on hosting 2024 Olympics

IOC president says Paris would be a ‘very strong’ contender to host 2024 Games.

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Authorities seize 54 Tennessee walking horses

| April 19, 2015 | 0 Comments
Authorities seize 54 Tennessee walking horses

Animals now in the care of three charities.

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