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Concern over aggressive neurological equine herpes strain increases

A mare in Marion, Florida, has tested positive for the potentially deadly form of the virus, prompting strong cautionary statements from veterinary officials.

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Two horses believed stolen from Floresville, Texas, need help

The pair, a dark brownish-red mare and a black-and-white gelding, were discovered missing in late February.

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Equine JobTrack Relaunched

This free service linking employers and job seekers in Ontario's equine industry has been updated to improve usability.

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FEI cancels European mainland events due to neurological form of EHV-1

Certain ongoing events will be allowed to continue as "bubbles" with no new horses being allowed to enter the venues and strict biosecurity protocols.

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Virtual Equine Affaire beings on April 8

The free event will include shopping guides, educational video presentations by clinicians and video contests.

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Rood & Riddle Veterinary Pharmacy launches StallSide podcast

Biweekly educational and entertaining equine healthcare audio and video podcast for equine enthusiasts and seasoned equestrians

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Breyer releases Orren Mixer’s American Paint Horse Ideal model

This is the second release in The Ideal Series, which is inspired by the works of artist Orren Mixer

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2021 Fact Book available on The Jockey Club’s website

The book contains statistics on breeding, import/export and sales trends, all of which appear to have been affected by the COVID-19 pandemic.

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Barn Stories Podcast breaks 18,000 plays

The story-telling podcast, produced and hosted by the editors of EQUUS magazine, underscores and celebrates the way horses enrich our lives.

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“Ella” Chosen as Hope in the Saddle’s 2020 Therapy Horse of the Year

The 16-year-old mare is a veteran therapy horse, having helped riders work towards independence for nearly a decade.

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Make your lesson barn a Time to Ride facility

The program offers marketing tools and guidance to help promote riding lessons to service local communities.