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  • 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...
  • President Obama shakes hands with a horse mask wearing man
    Obama horse mask: President Obama shakes hands with horsey, mask photo is viral
    An Obama horse mask photo has gone absolutely viral this week, though it seems the simply bizarre nature of the picture is the main cause for all the commotion. While President Obama made a special trip out to Denver this Tuesday, he encountered...
  • Murphy the horse: Down 200 pounds, Murphy the police horse nabs first perp
    Murphy the horse: Down 200 pounds, Murphy the police horse nabs first perp
    Murphy the horse had a fat chance at making the Portland police squad – literally. The overweight horse from Oregon, once just a lazy ranch animal, was sold to a Portland officer, who transformed the nearly two-ton animal into a mean, lean...
  • Horse Statue-Metra Station
    Why is a horse at a Metra train station?
    At Chicago’s LaSalle Street Metra train station (This horse is on the east side of Financial Place between Congress Parkway and Van Buren Street.) there is a horse. No one has ridden this equine. Could it be because Metra trains provide...
  • California Chrome takes Derby
    California Chrome lives up to hype at Kentucky Derby
    The Kentucky Derby isn't always a haven for favorites. Just because California Chrome was favored at the 140'th Kentucky Derby on May 3, it didn't mean he would win or even do well. Yet from the second the 19 horses went off at...
  • Kentucky Derby Horse Racing
    If you had a horse in the Kentucky Derby find out what the name would be
    The Kentucky Derbyis a race for three-year-old thoroughbreds that is held every year in Louisville, Kentucky on the first Saturday in May. Over 150,000 people gather to witness the most exciting two minutes in sports. The horses race for the...
  • Reasons why the horse did not evolve
    Reasons why the horse did not evolve
    The so-called horse series has been disproved. The horse was fully formed and never evolved from a smaller horse. "The family tree of the horse is beautiful and continuous only in textbooks. In reality provided by the results of research it...
  • Horses at the show
    Barn Pride
    In today's world of all things internet, it is easy to get swept up in the latest gossip; "he said what about her when", abounds online and in chat rooms, and the horse world is no different. From Facebook sites that encourage you to...
  • Watch the Festival of the Horse live dressage  right from your computer Saturday, March 29
    Philly Horse Lovers: Watch dressage live from California this weekend
    Now horse lovers from the Philadelphia area and all over the globe can watch high-level dressage as it is happening live. All you need is your computer and internet access! This weekend, California Dreaming Productions, Hof Kasselmann and...
  • Horses and what to look for in the spring
    Preparing your horse for the spring
    By the end of winter you are probably tired of looking at the inside of your barn. But take a few hours on a free weekend to do some spring cleaning. This is a good time to get those small repairs done, before the busy summer season ahead and the...
  • Stephen Zukowski of Highview Egyptian Arabian Stud in Trenton, South Carolina
    Tragedy in South Carolina
    On March 24th, a search warrant was executed at High View Horse Farm on 545 Van Road in Trenton, SC by the Edgefield County Sheriff's Office. The search was prompted by discoveries during a three month investigation of the farm for allegations...