The mare was sick. Her temperature was 103.0 F, heavy mucus hung from her nostrils, discharge came from her eyes, her appetite was poor and a cough was developing.
"Can you give her an antibiotic?" asked the owner. "It won't work - she doesn't have a bacterial infection. The tests show she has influenza, which is a virus." replied the vet. "It will have to run it's course."
On Saturday, March 28th, the Maker’s Mark Secretariat Center hosted runners and their families for an afternoon of fun in collaboration with RunTheBluegrass. A day of running and experiencing the best of Central Kentucky’s farms and horse parks, RunTheBluegrass offered races of various length from Kids’ One Mile to Half-Marathon.
The National Animal Supplement Council (NASC) is protecting and enhancing the integrity of the animal health supplement industry once again. Their quest for the proper health and well-being of dogs, cats and horses is reflected in their prestigious membership program, where animal supplement suppliers engage in a process of continuous improvement and setting industry standards. With the development of the NASC Seal of Quality, NASC further distinguishes the animal supplements on the market making a positive impact on the industry.
Emanuel Andrade of Venezuela was honoured with the Hermes Talented Young Rider Award at the close of the 2015 Winter Equestrian Festival in Wellington, FL.
The National Reining Horse Association (NRHA) announces internship opportunities at the 2015 NRHA Derby in June and during the NRHA Futurity & Adequan® North American Affiliate Championship Show in November. Applicants are encouraged to apply before May 1, 2015 to be considered for these exciting opportunities in the reining horse industry.
"Honey, I won the go-round!"
Newlywed National Reined Cow Horse Association professionals Chris and Sarah Dawson could say that to each other and both be right, after Sunday's rein work preliminaries at the NRCHA Stakes in Las Vegas, Nevada.
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