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Equine Health

‘Horse guru’ convicted of animal cruelty

by | 17 February 2017

A self proclaimed “horse whisperer” and trainer has been convicted of animal cruelty. Jonathan Hurst was found guilty of two counts of causing  suffering to a pony at a yard in Hampshire, UK. The pony

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Video: Bizarre moment man took his horse shopping inside the store

by | 15 February 2017

Rick Erasmus rode his new horse “Warrior” inside a store in Jeffreys Bay in Eastern Cape, South Africa. Stunned shoppers looked on in disbelief as the horse strolled through the store as the man attempted

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Virus runs wild at quarantined Los Angeles Equestrian Center

by | 30 November 2016

The Los Angeles Equestrian Center in Burbank has been put under quarantine after several horses tested positive for equine herpesvirus, which resulted in one horse being euthanized because of the illness, it was reported Monday.

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Irish show jumper Kevin Thornton reveals death threats

by | 15 November 2016

Death threats have been sent to the Irish show jumper being investigated for alleged fatal overuse of the whip. On Thursday, the International Equestrian Federation (FEI) opened a case into Kevin Thornton’s “alleged abuse of

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Abused horse ‘Rio’ recovers and finds a new home

by | 15 November 2016

His name is Rio, and he is a sassy little steed, according to his new owner. Rio has gained more than 150 pounds in the past year and now weighs in at 353 pounds —

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