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British researchers spot regional variation in colic risk

| February 17, 2015 | 0 Comments
British researchers spot regional variation in colic risk

Lancashire horses have higher risk of particular form of colic.

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NZ adds voice to rising tide of concern over death of Splitters Creek Bundy

| February 17, 2015 | 0 Comments
NZ adds voice to rising tide of concern over death of Splitters Creek Bundy

“Situation cannot be allowed to continue in the sport of endurance.”

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Hair analysis proves worth in assessing mineral status of horses

| February 17, 2015 | 0 Comments
Hair analysis proves worth in assessing mineral status of horses

Mane hair a much better indicator than blood serum, researchers report.

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Horse death highlights dangers of encysted small redworms

| February 17, 2015 | 0 Comments
Horse death highlights dangers of encysted small redworms

Some horse owners unaware they must treat for them every year.

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Second para-reining contest added to US series

| February 17, 2015 | 0 Comments
Second para-reining contest added to US series

Florida contest approved by World Para Reining.

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NZ’s South Island Endurance Championships in pictures

| February 17, 2015 | 0 Comments
NZ’s South Island Endurance Championships in pictures

Pictures from New Zealand’s South Island Endurance Championships.

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Equestrio magazine founder killed in cycling accident

| February 16, 2015 | 0 Comments
Equestrio magazine founder killed in cycling accident

Fatal injuries sustained by Lucy Monro after colliding with two motorcycles.

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Discovery could open way to fresh approaches to parasite control

| February 16, 2015 | 0 Comments
Discovery could open way to fresh approaches to parasite control

Neat “Trojan horse” tactic of parasite revealed.

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Inspiring book helps out pony rescue charity

| February 16, 2015 | 0 Comments
Inspiring book helps out pony rescue charity

Wind Dancer and the Star Dust Dots to raise funds for Ontario rescue group.

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Ireland’s rookie horses rock-solid in Florida

| February 16, 2015 | 0 Comments
Ireland’s rookie horses rock-solid in Florida

Ireland and Germany dominate latest World Cup competitions.

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Second EHV-1 case confirmed in Virginia

| February 15, 2015 | 0 Comments
Second EHV-1 case confirmed in Virginia

Horse recovering after being placed in isolation at veterinary hospital.

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Fresh look for Horsetalk

| February 15, 2015 | 0 Comments
Fresh look for Horsetalk

Changeover made to a responsive website.

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Eventer killed on 2* cross-country in Spain

| February 15, 2015 | 0 Comments
Eventer killed on 2* cross-country in Spain

Portuguese rider Francisco Seabra fell at the water jump at competition in Seville.

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Clones of leading sire Cruising now three-year-olds

| February 14, 2015 | 1 Comment
Clones of leading sire Cruising now three-year-olds

Two clones born in 2012 while their sire was still alive at Ireland’s Hartwell Stud.

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Danish equestrian body acts over Group 7 horse fatality

| February 14, 2015 | 1 Comment
Danish equestrian body acts over Group 7 horse fatality

Restrictions in place for Danish endurance riders wanting to compete in Group 7 nations.

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Brian the horse at centre of naming controversy

| February 14, 2015 | 0 Comments
Brian the horse at centre of naming controversy

Should equine police recruit be able to keep his name?

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Al Reef fatality: Investigation our top priority, says FEI president

| February 14, 2015 | 0 Comments
Al Reef fatality: Investigation our top priority, says FEI president

“Incidents like this are absolutely unacceptable.”

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Charlotte’s horsepower boosts The Brooke equine charity

| February 14, 2015 | 1 Comment
Charlotte’s horsepower boosts The Brooke equine charity

Welfare group welcomes double Olympic gold medalist in her first charity partnership.

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Five horses taken into care in Nebraska

| February 13, 2015 | 0 Comments
Five horses taken into care in Nebraska

Owner relinquishes five horses to Nebraska Humane Society.

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Warming pushes Western US toward driest period in 1000 years

| February 13, 2015 | 1 Comment
Warming pushes Western US toward driest period in 1000 years

Study warns of unprecedented risk of drought in 21st century.

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