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Two Maryland horses test positive for neurologic form of equine herpesvirus.

The cases are not connected to each other, nor recent cases in Florida; Precautionary "hold" order placed on four barns at Laurel Park Racetrack

The AHC 2020 Conference will be virtual.

Guest Speakers Announced For American Horse Council’s National Issues Forum

The forum will feature four presentations, given virtually.

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Announcing the EQUUS Magazine 'Dogs on the Go' Photo Contest

Show us the places your barn dog will go!

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Reach Out. Act. Respond.—for Horses

Use Your Voice to ROAR—Reach Out. Act. Respond.—for Horses

USEF Names Endurance Team Short List for 2010 WEG

August 16, 2010 -- Twelve horse-and-rider combinations are named to the U.S. endurance team short list for the 2010 Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games.

Thoroughbred Charities of America Awards Grants

July 7, 2010 -- Thoroughbred Charities of America has awarded over $800,000 in grants to 81 Thoroughbred industry-related non-profits.

Kentucky Horse Park Executive Director Receives Equine Industry Vision Award

June 21, 2010 -- Pfizer Animal Health and American Horse Publications honor Kentucky Horse Park Executive Director John Nicholson with the ninth annual Equine Industry Vision Award.

Terry Geber Wins 2010 EQUUS Professional Horseman Award

June 3, 2010 -- Terry Geber of western Montana is the 2010 EQUUS Magazine Professional Horseman Award winner.

Pony Express Commemorates 150 Years with Reenactment

May 25, 2010 -- To commemorate the 150th anniversary of the Pony Express, the National Pony Express Association will reenact the run from California to Missouri in June 2010.

AAEP to Offer Horsemen's Seminar Before WEG

May 23, 2010 -- The American Association of Equine Practitioners will offer a Horsemen's Seminar before the 2010 Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games in Lexington, Ky.

PreveNile West Nile Virus Vaccine Recalled

May 5, 2010 -- Intervet Schering-Plough announces recall of all serial numbers of PreveNile West Nile Virus vaccine for horses.

Experts Tackle Equine Laminitis at Research Workshop

March 30, 2010 -- Nearly 50 researchers and laminitis experts attended the 2nd AAEP Foundation Equine Laminitis Research Workshop in West Palm Beach, Fla. to prioritize future laminitis research needs.

Pennsylvania Equestrian Horse Farms Open House

March 29, 2010 -- Sixteen stables will welcome visitors April 24 & 25 for the Pennsylvania Equestrian Horse Farms Open House.

Youth Horse Enthusiasts Gather for 2010 National Youth Horse Leaders Symposium

March 23, 2010 -- Young horse enthusiasts gathered in Lexington, Ky., March 19-21 for the American Youth Horse Council's 2010 National Youth Horse Leaders Symposium.

Old Friends Receives Grant from ASPCA

March 5, 2010 -- Old Friends, the Thoroughbred retirement facility, has received a substantial grant from the ASPCA to provide run-in sheds and paddocks for more retirees.

Kentucky Horseshoeing School Moves to Richmond

February 19, 2010 -- Farrier school optimizes its business and educational practices by improving facilities and moving closer to Lexington, Ky.

Purina Brings Longview Farm to HOW Horse Owners Workshops

February 3, 2010 -- Purina is bringing the best of Longview Equine Research Farm to local HOW? Horse Owner's Workshops where consumers will learn the latest in equine health and nutrition.

Veterinary Relief Campaign Aids More than 2,500 Horses in First Year

January 20, 2010 -- The Unwanted Horse Veterinary Relief Campaign (UHVRC) has helped more that 2,500 horses in its first year of operation.

HBO Films' 'Temple Grandin' Debuts February 6

January 8, 2010 -- Claire Danes stars in HBO Films' "Temple Grandin" about the author, animal scientist and autism advocate.

2009 HOW® Veterinary Sweepstakes Winner Announced

January 2, 2010 -- Dr. Martin Crabo of Cave Creek, Ariz., wins the grand prize in the 2009 HOW® Horse Owner's Workshop Veterinary Sweepstakes.

Kentucky Horse Park Cancels John Lyons Symposium

December 15, 2009 -- The "Circle of Champions 2010: A John Lyons Symposium" at the Kentucky Horse Park has been cancelled.

Kentucky Horse Park Announces Cost, Energy Savings Projects

November 25, 2009 -- The Kentucky Horse Park will launch several energy conservation initiatives that will be ready for the 2010 Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games.

Virginia Tech to Develop New Equine Education Program

November 11, 2009 -- Virginia Tech will develop a semester-long equine education program for undergraduate students at the Middleburg Agricultural Research and Extension Center.

Be A Bono Moves to Kentucky Horse Park

November 3, 2009 -- American Quarter Horse Racing World Champion Be A Bono has moved to the Kentucky Horse Park's Hall of Champions.