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Researchers finally pinpoint the origins of the modern domestic horse

The results of a large-scale international genomic study confirm that ancient horses on the steppes of Russia are the ancestors of the horses we know today.

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Stall-bar entrapment: Living a horseowner's nightmare

After a freak accident leaves a young gelding dangling in his stall by a single fetlock, his survival and recovery are far from assured.

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All about horse hay

You probably handle hay every day, but how much do you really know about the dried forage you feed your horses? Here are the facts about the foundation of equine diets.

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Meet the new equine "Cast Members" at Disneyland

Five horses recently arrived at the park's Circle D ranch to begin training for jobs at the iconic theme park.

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A Tranquil Trot: Music track designed to help reduce stress in horses

Boehringer Ingelheim releases a soothing music track for horses, along with advice to help horse owners manage equine moments of stress.


Take a behind-the-scenes virtual tour of planned UC Davis Equine Performance Center

“Going for Gold: Setting the Standard for Equine Athletes” will offer a glimpse at the top-ranked veterinary school's future facilities and educational offerings

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Clone of famous show-jumping stallion Arko born

The clone was generated from a small skin sample taken from Arko and genetically preserved by UK-based genetic preservation company, Gemini Genetics.

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Jockey loses stirrups, continues race and wins

Alex Cruz lost his irons out of the gate, but the filly he was on stayed focused and the duo overtook the competition to finish first.

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FEI President celebrates "clean sport" at Tokyo 2020 Olympic & Paralympic Games

All samples, from humans and horses, have tested negative for detectable banned substances.


New veterinary hospital to open at Ocala’s World Equestrian Center

The University of Florida will partner with the center to provide state-of-the-art care in a new 40,000 square-foot facility.

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Three horses in Oswego County, New York, die of Eastern Equine Encephalitis

Caused by a virus that is spread mainly by mosquitoes, EEE disease damages a horse’s central nervous system, including the brain and spinal cord.