Equine News

Last updated on Tue, 15 Aug 2017
Wisconsin Confirms Third EEE Case of 2017
The Horse, Tue, 15 Aug 2017
The unvaccinated 9-year-old Quarter Horse mare from Monroe County was euthanized.
Does Equine Lameness Need to be Redefined?
The Horse, Tue, 15 Aug 2017
Researchers say "lameness" should be redefined to reflect new digital techniques that use preset parameters to detect gait asymmetries.
Poll Recap: Genetic Disease Testing
The Horse, Tue, 15 Aug 2017
Of the 270 respondents, only 74 (27%) said they've had a horse tested for a genetic disorder or disease.
Culpepper, Virginia, Horses Test Positive for EHV-1
The Horse, Tue, 15 Aug 2017
One horse is recovering with supportive care while the other was euthanized. Both horses are from the same farm.
Equine Biosecurity Do's and Don'ts
The Horse, Tue, 15 Aug 2017
Use these disease prevention strategies to protect your horse on the farm, at the horse show, and in the breeding shed.
North Carolina Horse Tests Positive for Rabies
The Horse, Tue, 15 Aug 2017
The affected horse, a 25-year-old Haflinger from Polk County, was unvaccinated.
Study Evaluates Banned, Controlled Substances in Horse Feed
The Horse, Tue, 15 Aug 2017
While small quantities of some controlled substances were found in feed samples, researchers say it's not necessarily cause for concern ... just awareness.
UC Davis leading the way in understanding coronavirus in horses
AVMA Smart Brief, Tue, 15 Aug 2017
Veterinarian Nicola Pusterla and other researchers at the University of California at Davis are studying equine coronavirus,  - More - 
Fats: Not Just an Equine Diet Fad
The Horse, Mon, 14 Aug 2017
Fats serve many important functions for your horse, from increasing calorie consumption to reducing gastric ulcer severity.
UC Davis Equine Researchers Tackling Coronavirus
The Horse, Mon, 14 Aug 2017
Research can help vets better diagnose and treat the disease and horse owners manage or even prevent outbreaks.
Don't Let Your Horse Hay Go Up In Flames
The Horse, Mon, 14 Aug 2017
Learn how to avoid combustion and barn fire caused by your stored hay.