Blue Buffalo Company is voluntarily recalling one production lot of Cub Size Wilderness Wild Chews Bones. This is being done in an abundance of caution, as the product has the potential to be contaminated with Salmonella. Continue reading
Is your horse at risk for these common health challenges?
Horse-keeping during the winter brings its own unique challenges, and those challenges can wreak havoc on your horse’s gastrointestinal (GI) tract and increase his risk for digestive upset. However, with the right care and support, you can help ensure your horse has everything he needs to maintain a happy and healthy hindgut. Continue reading
Whether you take your pets with you or leave them behind, take these precautions to safeguard them when traveling over the Thanksgiving holiday or at any other time of the year. Continue reading
Fourteen finalists took part in the 2015 USHJA Horsemanship Quiz Challenge Championships held November 13-16 at Otterbein University in Westerville, Ohio. Competitors took part in two written and horsemanship tests as a part of the first round. The top three highest placed individuals and teams were also given a practical test to decide the winners. Finalists were treated to seminars and clinics on braiding and plaiting, course design, and time management skills as well as presentations from presiding sponsor, The Plaid Horse. Continue reading
Recently, both chambers of Congress finalized and passed the 2016 National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) to fund activities at the Department of Defense. As part of this, military working dogs will be getting a new lease on life, says Dr. Elise Ackley. Continue reading
Looking towards the New Year, many riders will make resolutions to eat better, exercise more, and re-evaluate their diets in general. It is also important to do the same evaluation for your horse. The New Year is a great time to take a close look at your horse’s diet. Continue reading
When maintaining your riding arena, it is always important to keep an eye on the weather forecast; and, if snow or frost is expected then your riding surface will require slightly different care and maintenance: Continue reading
The National Reining Horse Association (NRHA) is proud to announce its newest Two Million Dollar Sire, Whiz N Tag Chex, bred by Bob Loomis and owned by Andre Tripoloni of Brazil. A 1999 stallion by NRHA Ten Million Dollar Sire Topsail Whiz out of Tag Chex by King Fritz, Whiz N Tag Chex was successful in the show pen prior to his lucrative career in the breeding shed. Continue reading
Blue Buffalo Company, Ltd. is voluntarily recalling a limited production of Blue Kitty Yums Chicken Recipe Cat Treats that may contain low levels of propylene glycol, which is not permitted by the FDA for use in cat food. Continue reading
The American Association of Equine Practitioners (AAEP) Foundation is accepting pre-proposals for research projects addressing Support Limb Laminitis until Jan. 15, 2016.