Horses

Owners warned to be on the alert for fatal parasite

A new video has been created to <b>alert owners to the potential fatal effects of encysted small redworm.</b><p>The animation explains the life cycle of the …

Roy Moore lost the election and everyone made the same joke

Roy Moore is bad at riding horses, and on Tuesday night, he was bad at winning elections.<p>Moore lost the Senate race in Alabama to Democrat Doug Jones …

Alyssa Milano

22 postcard-worthy photos of your horses frolicking in the snow

<b>The pipes are frozen, you need some sort of industrial digger to break the ice on the trough and you are risking your life to get to the yard. But it</b> …

West Midlands

Sassy the Horse Kicks Up Horse Twitter Reaction After Roy Moore's Entrance

Give this much to Republican Senate candidate Roy Moore: He knows how to wrassle up controversy—even on election day.<p>Alabamians headed to the polls …

Roy Moore Has No Idea How to Ride a Horse

GOP candidate Roy Moore rode up to his local polling place on Tuesday morning on his horse, Sassy, and cast his vote for the open Alabama Senate …

English Riding

Drama as horse escapes from Sandown during race

Drivers close to Sandown Park racecourse were faced with an unusual sight on Friday (8 December), when <b>a riderless horse escaped</b> on to the road during …

Roy Moore Arrives to His Alabama Voting Station on a Horse Named ‘Sassy’

GALLANT, Alabama—Roy Moore arrived to the polls here on Tuesday morning on his traditional horseback to vote in the Alabama U.S. Senate race, …

Richard Shelby

California wildfires: Lessons learned from the horse deaths

Re <i>“</i><i>Thoroughbred death toll rises to 46 from wildfire</i><i>”</i> (Dec. 9): I am writing as a former racehorse trainer from San Luis Rey Downs in Bonsall. There …

California Wildfires

Factum Relocated to Ohio from Florida

Factum , a half brother to leading sire War Front , has been relocated from Florida to Poplar Creek Horse Center near Bethel, Ohio, where he'll stand …

Horse Racing (U.S.)

'Don’t frighten the horses': Roy Moore arrives on horseback to cast vote – video

“Don’t frighten the horses” was the plea to a rolling scrum of cameramen and reporters on Tuesday as the controversial Republican Senate candidate Roy Moore cast his vote in remote, rural Alabama. The former judge is battling with the Democrat Doug Jones for the vacant Senate seat in Alabama whilst …

Politics

Tuesday News & Notes from Cavalor

Photo by M.J. Redding Equine Transport.<p>I came across this lovely post from M.J. Redding Equine Transport, one of the many groups who have jumped in …

English Riding

Poll Recap: Groundwork Practice

Of the 452 respondents, 367 (81%) said groundwork is a regular part of their routine with their horses.<p>If you had to choose between spending your …

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December 16, 2017 print

The <b>December 16, 2017</b> issue of BloodHorse features:<p><b>Kentucky Sires: Fappiano Rising</b> Sire line dominant among the 24 incoming stallions for 2018• <b><br>Wildfire</b> …

Horse Racing (U.S.)

Arqana December Sale Eclipses Previous Marks

Topped by multiple group 3 winner Haggle (GB), Arqana's December sale in Deauville, France, concluded on a record note following a Dec. 12 session …

Horse Racing (U.S.)

NBC Sports Group to Broadcast 2018 FEI World Equestrian Games

Photo courtesy of Tryon International Equestrian Center.<p>Good news for fans of equestrian sport! NBC Sports Group has received exclusive U.S. media …

Olympics

ABR Wired: Experience Hong Kong International Racing

• ABRFilms<br>• December 12, 2017 4:49 PM<br>• 3:26<p>Journey to Hong Kong with America's Best Racing and experience everything the Longines Hong Kong International …

Hong Kong

Study: Swimming Can Improve Horses' Glucose, Insulin Levels

“Swimming pool training is very useful for horses that have recovered from surgical treatment of orthopedic problems that need to train aerobically …

Diabetes

Mare involved in arson attack hoped to return home for Christmas

<b>A mare involved in a suspected arson attack last month is making good progress at the vets and it is hoped she can return home in time for …

Kim vows to make North Korea 'strongest nuclear power'

SEOUL: Kim Jong-Un has vowed to make North Korea the "world's strongest nuclear power", state media reported on Wednesday (Dec 13), as the reclusive …

North Korea

Rainbow Heir to Ocala Stud

Eight-time black-type winner Rainbow Heir will be entering stud in 2018 at Ocala Stud Farm in Central Florida upon his retirement from racing.<p>"We are …

Horse Racing (U.S.)

Horse found shot to death at Middlesex County riding school

A Strathroy-area couple were stunned to find Sunday that one of their horses had been shot to death, apparently by a hunting rifle.

Southwestern Ontario

Tom Ludt Joins Phoenix Thoroughbreds Team

Thoroughbred industry executive Tom Ludt has join Phoenix Thoroughbreds, a Dubai-based international Thoroughbred investment fund, as the head of its …

Horse Racing (U.S.)

Trifecta Equine Center Hits Big Helping Rescue Horses

Pulling together as a team, the operators and staff of Trifecta Equine Center pulled together to help save dozens of horses from the fire that …

Horse Racing (U.S.)

Roberts Communications Network hires Dan Silver

Roberts Communications Network (RCN) has announced the hiring of Dan Silver to serve as the company's Director of Sales, Marketing, and Business …

Horse Racing (U.S.)

EHV Confirmed in Connecticut Horse

In many horses, fever is the only sign of EHV-1 infection, which can go undetected.<p>A horse in Bethany, Connecticut, has tested positive for equine …

Viruses

BloodHorse Daily for December 13, 2017

article<p>https://www.bloodhorse.com/horse-racing/daily/download/2017-12-13<p>Brown Plans Path for Top Juvenile Contenders

Horse Racing (U.S.)

Jockeys' Guild Panel Outlines Progress in Safety Vests

When Terry Smith whose Dynamic Research has helped establish ASTM standards in safety vests looked over the room of riders gathered for the 2017 …

Horse Racing (U.S.)

Help for Jockeys Battling Effects of Head Injuries

Former NFL quarterback Eric Hipple said that since more attention has been given to retired players battling the effects of brain injury since 2008, …

Horse Racing (U.S.)

Edward Gal claims Olympia grand prix victory with rising star

Edward Gal stormed to grand prix victory for The Netherlands on the first night of dressage at the Olympia CDIW.<p><b>Edward claimed an early lead with</b> …

Auto Racing