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Endurance riding convention goes virtual for 2021

Open to interested equestrians in the U.S., Canada and around the world, the online convention features eight seminars.

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Appaloosa Horse Club unveils new website

The modernized site includes improved, user-friendly navigation and up-to-date news items.

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Registration now open for 44th annual American Youth Horse Council Symposium

The event includes two days of informative and fun virtual presentations for teens and adult leaders across the equine industry.

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American Horse Publications launches fifth Equine Industry Survey

Horse owners who live in the United States, are 18 years of age and older, and who currently own or manage at least one horse are invited to participate.

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Annual report on Shackleford Banks horses released

At the end of 2020, 117 horses lived on the North Carolina barrier island, including two 27-year-old mares.

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Dechra Veterinary Products expands Equine portfolio with addition of Zimeta® (dipyrone injection)

Zimeta is the first and only approved drug to control fever in horses.

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Report concludes veterinarians should perform exams to detect soreness in Tennessee Walking Horses

The National Academies of Sciences report also recommends revising the scar rule.

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Equine Welfare Data Collective begins 2021 data drive

Information gathered from rescues, adoption centers, shelters and other organizations will be used to enhance programming for transitioning and at-risk equines.

Stall-kept horses who do not have sufficient may develop stereotypes and undesirable behaviors.

Quarantine lifted for Michigan farm after threat of neurologic EHV-1 outbreak passes

Only one horse on the property was affected and has since tested negative for the virus twice.

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Intercollegiate Horse Shows Association's postseason shows canceled

The organization's board of directors voted to cancel several championship shows due to COVID-19 risks.

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Tennessee Equine Health Advisory Commission formed

The commission is charged with studying the status of equine health and emerging equine health issues.