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Construction to begin this summer on Keeneland quarter horse track in Knox County

April 14th, 2015

Keeneland has chosen a site at Corbin for a quarter horse track and entertainment venue that will feature year-round simulcasting of races from elsewhere and hundreds of slots-like historical racing… Click to Continue » …read more

Sharia-compliant equine coverage launched at Lloyd's

April 14th, 2015

XL Group P.L.C. and London-based managing general agency Cobalt Underwriting Services Ltd. have launched a Sharia-compliant equine coverage, XL said in a statement. …read more

More Than 100 Equine Rescue Groups Compete to Help At-Risk Horses on ASPCA Help a Horse Day, April 26

April 14th, 2015

NEW YORK, April 14, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — The ASPCA® (The American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals®) today announced the participants in its 2015 ASPCA Help a Horse Day grants contest. The nationwide competition of equine rescues and sanctuaries is… …read more

Equine Dreams contribution

April 14th, 2015

Equine Dreams received a contribution of $1,506 from the Knights of Columbus Illinois State Council. Funds will go toward the NorthStar Miniature horse program. …read more

Equine Veterinarians and Horse Owners Win with Vets First Choice/Luitpold Animal Health Partnership

April 14th, 2015

Vets First Choice, an innovative pharmacy management and marketing services company for veterinarians, is now the exclusive partner pharmacy channel provider of Adequan® (PRWeb April 14, 2015) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2015/04/prweb12636996.htm …read more

Equine vet presented with prestigious award

April 14th, 2015

Denis Oliver, 95, received a standing ovation when he received the award of “Father of the Company” …read more

Aiken man accused of mistreating horses

April 14th, 2015

A recent horse accident this past week has the Aiken Equine community concerned about one owner's treatment of his horses.The horse owner tells us he has complied with what he says is correct treatment of his animals.Concerned neighbors I spoke with are calling for action to be taken on behalf of these horses in question… and changed to the rules for animal care and cruelty in Aiken. …read more

BREAKING NEWS: The race is officially on for quarter horse track in Corbin

April 13th, 2015

Officials unveiled conceptual drawings for Thunder Gap on property between Allison and Buchanan Blvd. in the Tri County Industrial Park. The project includes a 1,723-foot strait racing track, along with barn facilities an entertainment center and grandstand. …read more

Rescue group saves horse from Thomasville auto shop

April 13th, 2015

Representatives from Safe Haven Equine Rescue & Retirement in High Point recently intervened at the request of the Thomasville Police Department after officers found a horse being kept in an auto repair bay. …read more

Horse rescued from auto repair bay needs help

April 13th, 2015

HIGH POINT — A local rescue group is asking for donations to take care of a horse they rescued from an auto repair shop in Thomasville. …read more