Author Archive for Horsetalk.co.nz

Daily horse news and information - only on Horsetalk.co.nz! Got a story lead? Email info@horsetalk.co.nz

File image
0

Dental health of elite athletes is poor, say researchers

Problem of poor oral health among athletes showing no signs of improvement.

Effectiveness of grazing muzzles explored in US study
0

Effectiveness of grazing muzzles explored in US study

Muzzle decreased forage consumption by an average of 30% during four hours of grazing.

Tommy Waara, pictured on his Kaimanawa, is one of the trainers taking part in the Kaimanawa Stallion Challenge.
0

Wild horse showdown to prove Kaimanawas are ‘more than bush ponies’

Former wild stallions to show their skills and trainability at Equidays.

Brits take feature titles at Weston Park horse trials
0

Brits take feature titles at Weston Park horse trials

Riders praise venue and organisation as eventing season draws to a close.

Trio honoured with Sefton awards for horse safety work
0

Trio honoured with Sefton awards for horse safety work

Three horse and rider safety advocates recognised with Sefton awards.

Riddle Master
0

Dressage Canada names new Officials Committee chair

Karen Thompson-Harry will serve a three-year term from January 1, 2015.

Two jaws from anthracobunids recovered from 48 million year old sediments are pictured next to a horse skull. The study found that anthracobunids were an ancient relative of horses, rhinos, and tapirs. Photo:Cooper Lab, Northeast Ohio Medical University
0

Asian fossils confirmed as close relative of modern horses

Unearthed bones add to understanding of the evolution of odd-toed ungulates.

Horses in the mist: Endurance and trail-riding action
2

Horses in the mist: Endurance and trail-riding action

Morning fog adds atmosphere to a weekend on the trail.

Donald Whitaker and Quick Laura AS Z make it over the 2.19m wall.
0

Four horses clear 2.19m puissance at Britain’s HoY

Four-way tie after a massive 7’2″ jump by four British combinations.

Thomas Carlile (FRA) and Sirocco du Gers took the individual honours at the final leg of the FEI Nations Cup Eventing at CCIO3* Boekelo (NED).
0

Kiwis win eventing Nations Cup at Boekelo

New Zealand team finishes on top in The Netherlands, with Germany taking overall final honours.

Stress in horses: Scientists urge caution in interpreting physiological data
0

Stress in horses: Scientists urge caution in interpreting physiological data

Cortisol levels and heart rate should not be assessed in isolation.

Multiple melanomas in a grey horse. © Caroldermoid
0

Dog vaccine shows promise in treating equine melanomas

Horses in study to be monitored for another two years and receive booster shots.

A horse sculpture stands guard amidst bright landscaping in front of the property in Draft Horse Lane. Photos: Destiny International Properties
0

Slice of Florida equestrian luxury for sale

Two-acre property in Wellington on market for just under $US2 million.

Fine of $250 for sounding an air horn near a police horse
2

Fine of $250 for sounding an air horn near a police horse

Sound caused police horse in Canada to step into a lane of traffic.

Adventure De Kannan and Trevor Breen jump to the win in the Queen Elizabeth II Cup at Hickstead.
0

Irish jumpers make mark at Horse of the Year show

Trevor Breen and Billy Twomey lead Irish charge at Birmingham HOYS.

Bill Gates. Photo: Simon Davis/DFID
0

Manure-gate: Microsoft founder makes headlines over horse dung

Bill Gates horse-manure story not quite the stink it seems.

The horse enters the Winford Police Station.
0

Visit by a “neigh-bour”: Horse enters British police station

Incident quickly became the “mane” event of the night shift.

Derek Liebenberg has died at the age of 54. The South African was affectionately known as Zulu.
0

Top endurance official loses fight with cancer

Derek Liebenberg, a 4-star FEI official, dies at 54.

Professor Trevor Smith
1

Mycotoxin feed contamination appears to be on rise – scientist

Unfavorable growing conditions caused by extreme weather may be a factor.

Electron microscopy of West Nile virus.
0

Horse owners wise to school up on rare diseases – expert

“Someone else’s problem today can become our problem tomorrow.”

Page 5 of 316« First...34567...102030...Last »

  • RSS
  • Newsletter
  • Facebook
  • Google+
  • LinkedIn
  • Twitter
  • Flickr
  • YouTube
  • Pinterest