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Source: News Release/US Rider
USRider urges wildfire preparedness
LEXINGTON, Ky. – With massive wildfires scorching through hundreds of thousands of acres in the western U.S., USRider – national provider of roadside emergency assistance for horse owners – urges equestrians and others to…Continue
Posted on June 26, 2012 at 5:58pm
There are some great new programs and websites to help horse owners get timely information - check them out!
Outbreak Alert Gives Veterinarians and
Horse Owners the Edge in Fighting Disease
When it comes to equine health care, a partnership between horse owners and veterinarians is a must. Equally important is staying informed about potential disease threats that may put a horse’s health at risk. That’s the reason Merial…
Posted on December 21, 2011 at 3:42am
US Rider is a company that offers road-side assistance programs for Members hauling horses. They have released these tips for hauling safely in bad weather:
LEXINGTON, KY (June 15, 2011) – The severe weather season is upon us, and when things get rough, we’re reminded to DUCK:
- D – Go DOWN to the lowest level.
- U – Get UNDER something.
- C – COVER your head.
- K – KEEP in shelter until the storm has…
Posted on June 15, 2011 at 5:10pm
EHV-1: Treating Veterinarian Discusses Outbreak
Wendy Mollat, DVM, Dipl. ACVIM, has been the lead veterinarian treating one of the early patients in the 2011 EHV-1 outbreak. The horse was taken to Pilchuck Veterinary Hospital where Dr. Mollat specializes in biosecurity (controlling the spread of infectious disease), neurological diseases, neonatology, Equine Gastric Ulcer Syndrome, and camelid…
Posted on May 26, 2011 at 6:00pm
Author: Stephanie Doyle
Augusta, KS Meet Jjs Summer Breeze, who holds the Guinness Book of World Records title for horse with the longest tail. Editor Stephanie Doyle “interviewed” Summer (via her owner, Crystal Socha). Summer is a registered American Paint Horse and also is registered with the Pinto Horse Association of America.
Just how long is your tail? Currently my tail is 13’6” long. When it was officially measured for the Guinness…
Posted on March 21, 2011 at 5:24pm