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  • Check the FDA website www.fda.gov  frequently to keep apprised of the latest information on feed recalls to protect your horses and pets.
    Feed suspected of causing death of horses in Florida, FDA posts recalls
    The U.S. Food & Drug Administration (FDA) has recently posted recall notices for the following horse feeds and pet food:Lakeland Animal Nutrition Recalls Pelleted Horse FeedLakeland Animal Nutrition has been informed that certain horse feeds...
  • Equus Film Festival leaves its  Hoof Print in New York City
    Equus Film Festival leaves its Hoof Print in New York City
    While there are carriage horses in New York City, the Equus Film Festival was a horse of a different scene, literally that is. And it wasn’t one horse. It was many horses, lots of breeds, a variety of disciplines and in all shapes and sizes....
  • Mosh Pets® brand clothing features a cartoon horse on the front and an equine derriere logo on the reverse. Dogs, cats and sheep designs also available from Mosh Pets at www.moshpetscatalog.com
    Great holiday gifts for Philly-area horse lovers
    Want to give the horse lover in your life a special "horsey" gift this year? Here are some quick picks ranging from simple and fun $2.50 stocking stuffers to the more extravagant.$2.50 - $5.00 Cute horse "stocking-stuffer"...
  • Susan and Six: a real rescue story
    Susan and Six: a real rescue story
    Susan Cantwell has been an avid rider since the tender young age of five. She’s an animal lover that has rescued countless animals, of all breeds, for most of her life. But never did she expect to come upon the horror she found at a...
  • Cambaytherium thewissi
    Missing link to horses and rhinos found in new fossil find in India
    So a horse, a rhino and a tapir walked out of a coal mine. . .Well, maybe they didn't actually walk out but that an ancestor, missing link between them, walked in. A team of Johns Hopkins (Baltimore, MD) researchers and colleagues went to the...
  • Pat Sajak walks off: 'Wheel of Fortune' host walks away from set, 'horse' answer a bad one
    Pat Sajak walks off: First time 'Wheel of Fortune' host leaves set, dumb 'horse'
    Pat Sajak walks off the “Wheel of Fortune” set after his contestants continued to give him dumb answers revolving around an apparent (but nonexistent) “horse.” This week’s hilarious video marks the first time that...
  • Thoroughbred
    Thoroughbreds to be showcased at Equine Affaire
    Equine Affaire, held annually at the Eastern States Exposition in West Springfield, Ma, features breeds of horses from around the world with demonstrations and workshops. Few demonstrations are as popular as the Thoroughbred demo which will...
  • Dying women says good bye to horse before passing away
    Dying women says good bye to her horse before passing away
    Sheila Marsh was granted her final wish of seeing her favourite horse Bronwen just before her deathA cancer patient has died after a final farewell to her favourite horse outside the hospital where she was treated.Staff at Royal Albert Edward...
  • A Horse named Bernie stampedes Hell’s Kitchen
    A Horse named Bernie stampedes Hell’s Kitchen
    A news story hit the New York Post on October 20, 2014 about a carriage horse named Bernie, breaking loose, and trotting down the streets of Hell's Kitchen, Manhattan around 8:30 in the morning. The entire event was caught on video, complete...
  • Family Petting Zoo Closing
    Family Petting Zoo Closing
    Once upon a time there was a family petting zoo, with chickens and ducks and rabbits, as well as a pony, goats and a pot belly pig named Hamlet. They were very well taken care of, shelter, food and lots of love. Unfortunately due to financing...
  • Up close look at mosquito
    Eastern equine encephalitis kills four horses in Ohio
    Ohio's state veterinarian, Dr. Tony Forshey,announced Tuesday thatfour horses in northeast Ohio have died from eastern equine encephalitis. This virus, also known as EEE, is a mosquito-borne disease that attacks the central nervous system and...
  • Tommy, trotter horse, attacked in field
    UK horse attacked during night while pastured in field
    A trotting horse was attacked during the night, leaving him with a horrendous slash to the neck that was 12 inches long and up to four inches deep along portions of the wound. Police made the attack public on Sept. 4 along with a picture that...
  • Scenes such as this one will disappear if nothing is done to support the horse industry in the state of New Jersey. You can save open space by supporting the override of Governor's Christie's veto of the sports betting bill by contacting your Senator
    New Jersey can save open space and horse racing with one word: Override (Page 2)
    revenues from alternative gaming. Sadly, horse farm owners in New Jersey are ready to relocate to the greener pastures of neighboring states.Job preservation and creation would be another positive outcome of a successful override. There are...
  • Monmouth Park announces horse trainer, jockey and owner standing to date
    Monmouth Park announces horse trainer and jockey standings to date
    September is just a stone's throw away and Monmouth Park is heading down the stretch toward the finish line, so to speak. The excitement is mounting as the Oceanport, New Jersey track announced today, August 27, 2014, the current standings of...
  • Police dept. investigator charged after horses found in horrendous condition
    Police dept. investigator charged after horses found in horrendous condition
    A police investigator in Ripley, Tenn. was charged with animal cruelty after his horses were found severely malnourished and neglected, reported WREGon Thursday.James Mark Crook, of Ripley, faces six counts of misdemeanor animal cruelty. Crook...