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Horse Business

MediVet Equine Makes Medical Breakthrough in Treating Sport Horse …

by EquiMed Staff

July 11, 2018 12:12

Unlike artificial drugs, MediVet ACS uses no additives, and instead, the serum is produced from the horse's blood …

2018 Convention Calls Practitioners to San Francisco to Transform …

by EquiMed Staff

July 10, 2018 12:10

Sessions available in the educational program will cover horse health topics such as lameness, dentistry and reproduction …

From Big to Small: Groundwork Programs Are for All Horses

by EquiMed Staff

July 9, 2018 11:08

Miniature horses are fantastic, but owners have difficulty finding venues that allow them to test their skills, but now these minis have a place to show off …

General Horse News

New Thoroughbred Makeover Award for Top-Scoring California-Bred Horse

by EquiMed Staff

July 12, 2018 14:02

Any Jockey Club-registered Thoroughbred that raced or had a published work on or after July 1, 2016, is eligible to compete in the Makeover …

Upcoming Operation Gelding Clinics Scheduled in Vermont and Florida

by EquiMed Staff

July 11, 2018 12:07

Castrations will produce a gentler horse that is more rideable, trainable, saleable and adoptable …

Time for the Fifth Annual National Meet A Horse Day …

by EquiMed Staff

July 6, 2018 10:18

National Meet A Horse Day brings all of us together to help non-horse people experience the joy and beauty that horses bring to life …

Horse Health News

Equine Laminitis and Hindgut Microbiome Research Candidates Needed

by EquiMed Staff

July 13, 2018 12:03

Recent research indicates a possible connection between bacteria in the horse's digestive tract and his overall health …

Core Equine Disease Risks Increase Amid Mosquito Season

by EquiMed Staff

July 12, 2018 12:59

Horses are threatened with mortality rates up to 90 percent from mosquito-transmitted diseases, which include Eastern and Western equine encephalomyelitis and …

Equine Laminitis Research Candidates Needed for Study

by EquiMed Staff

July 3, 2018 13:28

Dr. Tom Schell is leading an equine laminitis research project that will study horses impacted by laminitis by focusing on three main points of care or …

Horse People News

Monty Roberts Helps Horse Go From Refusing to Race to Refusing to Lose

by EquiMed Staff

July 5, 2018 11:49

Pakistan Star is the highest earning German bred Thoroughbred in history, globally, and also the highest earning horse that Monty Roberts has ever worked with …

Considering the Horse - Mind and Body - A Groundbreaking Clinic with …

by EquiMed Staff

July 3, 2018 13:04

Masterson teaches equine bodywork in which changes in the horse's behavior and relaxed movements enable the horse to release structural tension that may affect …

Dr. Temple Grandin to Keynote 2018 Certified Horsemanship Association …

by EquiMed Staff

June 27, 2018 11:10

Dr. Temple Grandin will be the keynote speaker at the Certified Horsemanship Assn Int'l Conference set for September 28-30, 2018 …

Horse Political News

Congress Spares America's Horses from Slaughter in Spending Bill

by Flossie Sellers

June 27, 2018 12:42

The American Wild Horse Campaign commends the U.S. Congress for maintaining protections from slaughter for America's horses in the final Omnibus spending bill …

Wild Horse Advocates Join Forces with Conservationists in Lawsuit …

by EquiMed Staff

June 27, 2018 12:33

Wild horse advocates challenge the BLM's decision to eradicate federally-protected wild horses from the Caliente Complex while continuing to authorize cattle to …

House Approves $5 Million for Equine-Assisted Therapy to Aid Veterans

by EquiMed Staff

June 14, 2018 11:56

Funding will expand the use of equine-assisted therapy in conjunction with mental health care treatment and services to veterans …

Horse Product News

Announcing a Comprehensive Resource for Advanced Laser Therapy …

by EquiMed Staff

July 10, 2018 12:29

Spectra Therapy has revolutionized the proven technology of low-level laser therapy by making it wearable, automated and affordable …

The Importance of Vitamin E and Selenium in Your Horse's Diet

by EquiMed Staff

July 9, 2018 11:28

Sub optimal levels of vitamin E and selenium impact health and performance, and lower levels will trigger full blown deficiency syndromes in horses …

Fewer Flies Equal Less Stress for You and Your Horse

by EquiMed Staff

June 26, 2018 11:02

Not only do flies annoy horses, riders and stable managers, they can carry serious disease that puts the horse's well-being at risk …

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