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International equine welfare charity launches emergency appeal amid India's Covid-19 crisis

Funds raised will help keep working animals in remote communities healthy so they can contribute to the immediate and long-term recovery efforts of their owners.

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Learn how to help a horse in need

Attend the American Horse Council webinar highlighting resources for helping at-risk horses.

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Horse industry, Senate allies urge USDA to reinstate horse protection rule

The anti-soring rule, initially passed in 2017, was suspended by the previous administration.

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Thoroughbred Charities of America’s Bid on the Bluegrass Auction now open

Items include racing memorabilia, private tours and unique experience, a proceeds benefit charities that support better lives for Thoroughbred racehorses.

Strangles can be passed from horse to horse by direct contact.

More than a dozen horses exposed to strangles at Michigan farm

The property is under voluntary quarantine after a single confirmed case, with two other horses showing signs but testing negative.

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Morris Animal Foundation awards grant to test equine osteoarthritis questionnaire

Survey to be developed with the hopes it can help owners better identify changes in a horse's comfort level.

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Equine Guelph offers new industry certificate

The Equine Emergency Preparedness Certificate requires completion of two online short courses.

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FEI Tribunal imposes 10-year suspension on US show jumping rider for use of electric spurs

Following an investigation, the organization found that Andrew Kocher used the spurs on horses in eight events.

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Bid On The Bluegrass: Online auction to benefit Thoroughbred Charities of America

Bidding opens the morning of April 29 and runs through the evening of May 1; items include racing memorabilia, private tours and unique experiences.

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Brazilian rider suspended for three years in horse abuse case

Video posted online last year shows Leandro Aparecido Da Silva riding and disciplining daughter's small pony.

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Wild horse and burro adoption event to be held in Sulfur Springs, Texas

The May 7-8 event will feature 110 horses and burros that once roamed free on public lands; applications will be reviewed on site and only qualified adopters approved.