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Two wild stallions on Shackleford Banks fighting.

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.

A pregnant pinto mare

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.

Two horses being ridden under English tack in a show run.

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.

Woman riding a horse in the woods with western tack.

Tennessee Equine Health Advisory Commission formed

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

Three young horses looking directly at camera.

Free webinar series covers equine health topics from soundness to fever to toxic plants

The "Tuesday Talk" series from Virginia Tech begins on January 12 and runs through April.

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Dog who loves horse racing goes viral

Bella gets so excited, she must have money on the favorite.

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To Keep the West Wild: New Docuseries Explores the Endangered Lives of America’s Wild Horses

Combining beautiful cinematography with expert interviews, Wild Lands Wild Horses seeks to tell the story of America’s wild horses


Thoroughbred Racing Challenge 2021 unveiled

Each player of this free online game has the chance to win rare Secretariat "rookie" trading cards.