6 Takeaways from the Carolina Equine Sports Medicine Symposium

Cutting-edge professionals present practical and innovative ideas for the equine athleteThanks to ground-breaking technologies and shifting equine rehabilitation protocols, there are now innumerable ways to treat sporthorse injuries. Even injuries that were...

NY carriage horses inspire Central Park’s latest equine sculpture

Horsetalk.co.nz 15-foot tall aluminium work "The Horses" to stand at Central Park's Fifth Avenue. NY carriage horses inspire Central Park’s latest equine sculpture -- Horsetalk.co.nz - equine news, research, and information

Blood brothers: Equine charity creates its own plasma bank

Horsetalk.co.nz The Donkey Sanctuary has set up a donor scheme and is using plasma from its own herd to treat sick donkeys across its UK sanctuaries. Blood brothers: Equine charity creates its own plasma...
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Review Equestrian Canada’s 2019 Rule Change Proposals

Earlier this year, Equestrian Canada (EC) Sport Licence Holders were invited to submit suggestions for rule changes. These were reviewed by discipline experts and the EC National Rules Committee. The 2019 Rule Change Proposals...

Newly Identified VSV-Affected Premises Total 42

Here’s the most recent vesicular stomatitis virus update from the USDA. The post Newly Identified VSV-Affected Premises Total 42 appeared first on The Horse.

Horses found starving in ‘death camp’: woman sentenced to maximum jail time *Warning: graphic...

A woman who kept starving horses in a “death camp” has been jailed and banned from keeping animals for life. Annette Nally, 50, of Parkwood Lane, Solihull was found guilty of two charges of...

Is My Horse Too Old for Colic Surgery?

A new study looks at age as a predisposing factor for post-operative nasogastric reflux and mortality. The post Is My Horse Too Old for Colic Surgery? appeared first on The Horse.

9 tips from the top to help you ride the perfect leg-yield

Here are some great pointers from five-star eventer Kate Honey (pictured) to help you tackle leg-yielding with your horse — not only can this lateral movement be found in some dressage tests, but it...

What’s in Your Horse’s Water?

Water is an essential nutrient for horses. Find out why it's important to keep your horses' water sources clean and common challenges horse owners face. The post What’s in Your Horse’s Water? appeared first...

Help! My Horse Ate Chicken Feed: What Should I Do?

Here's how to react if your horse consumes feed designed for another animal. The post Help! My Horse Ate Chicken Feed: What Should I Do? appeared first on The Horse.
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How to improve your horse’s straightness with three jumps

  How to improve your horse’s straightness with three jumps Your horse has to be able to remain straight and controlled in its stride length if you want to be successful in show jumping...

Horsebox dealers guilty of £1.5million VAT fraud

Library image. A father and son who bought and sold horseboxes have been sentenced after being found guilty of a £1.5million VAT fraud. Geoffrey Butchers, 71, and his son Phillip, 30, are said to...