Search Images Maps Play YouTube News Gmail Drive More »
Settings | Sign in

Horses

See realtime coverage

Horses can read human facial expressions, study suggests

CBC.ca - ‎48 minutes ago‎
University of Sussex researchers examined the reactions of 28 horses to photographs of people making positive and negative expressions.

Flamenco on the hoof: Bartabas the Furious and his dancing horses

The Guardian - ‎12 hours ago‎
But when we talk in his caravan the morning after the performance, the Frenchman tells me he is in negotiations to bring it to the 2017 Edinburgh festival.
See realtime coverage

Meet Vancouver's new police horse

CBC.ca - ‎Feb 8, 2016‎
A new horse is joining the ranks of the Vancouver Police Department's mounted unit - although he still has no name. The four-year-old horse has just finished a 60-day assessment period, says Const. Darcy Henkel, who is responsible for training new ...

Treating PSD in Sport Horses: Surgery, Shock Wave, or Both?

TheHorse.com - ‎6 hours ago‎
Tres has been a therapeutic lesson horse the last couple years. Tres was retired due to chronic lameness issues in her front feet.
See realtime coverage

Escaped horses rounded up near I-40

WBIR.com - ‎3 hours ago‎
A number of calls came into the sheriff's office about horses roaming along I-40 near the Midway Road exit. Animal control officers worked with employees from Horse Haven of Tennessee for nearly two hours to catch all four horses. None of them appeared ...

Talking Horses: Tuesday's best bets plus all the latest racing news

The Guardian (blog) - ‎Feb 9, 2016‎
Jonathan Mullin has chipped in with a fine sidebar piece in today's Racing Post in which he names no fewer than seven horses being quoted for races at the Cheltenham Festival for which they are not presently qualified to run. We can all agree that ...

Riders Want Restrictions Eased on Horses on Beach

ABC News - ‎6 hours ago‎
The city has had a law on the books banning horses on the beach without a special event permit but it wasn't enforced until last month.
See realtime coverage

Talking Horses: Wednesday's best bets plus all the latest racing news

The Guardian (blog) - ‎8 hours ago‎
Talking Horses: Wednesday's best bets plus all the latest racing news. Moscow Me rates the best bet of the day at Carlisle's jumps meeting, which survived an early-morning inspection.

Magnesium Supplementation and Horses

Horse-Canada.com (blog) - ‎Feb 8, 2016‎
In a thorough search of the scientific literature, I was only able to find one abstract that examined the role of magnesium supplementation on equine behaviour, and specifically reaction speed was quantified with horses supplemented with either 2.5 or ...

Researchers say horses can recognize our facial expressions

WHIO - ‎15 hours ago‎
Smith said: "It's interesting to note that the horses had a strong reaction to the negative expressions but less so to the positive.

Leveraged bits only modestly increase poll pressure in horses – study

Horsetalk - ‎Feb 9, 2016‎
British researchers used an equine bridle tension system, with electronic force gauges in both the reins and the cheek-piece on one side of the horse, to gather the data for their study. They set out to investigate the dynamic response of the cheek ...

EHV-1 cases climb to 51 among horses at New Mexico racetrack

Horsetalk - ‎Feb 9, 2016‎
The number of horses that have tested positive for equine herpesvirus-1 now stands at 51 at Sunland Park racetrack, according to the New Mexico Livestock Board.

BLM Nevada Gathering Horses from US Hwy 93/State Route 322

TheHorse.com - ‎Feb 9, 2016‎
Learn more about adoption, whether you're adopting a horse or giving a horse away. Featured Adoptable Horse. Project Horse Thoroughbred Gelding. Neji. Neji's official racing name is Riveria Dancer. He is a very curious, sweet horse who wants to please.

Ann Romney: How horses helped my multiple sclerosis battle

Horsetalk - ‎Feb 9, 2016‎
Getting to know her horses can be a bit of a challenge, Romney explained, because her intense schedule means that she is not able to consistently spend time with them.

Horses Removed From Pennsylvania Veterinarian's Property

TheHorse.com - ‎Feb 9, 2016‎
Learn more about adoption, whether you're adopting a horse or giving a horse away. Featured Adoptable Horse. Project Horse Thoroughbred Gelding. Neji. Neji's official racing name is Riveria Dancer. He is a very curious, sweet horse who wants to please.
See realtime coverage

Horses visit terminally ill Arlington Heights woman -- in her house

Chicago Daily Herald - ‎19 hours ago‎
"It was quite a circus," Olson said as grandchildren, friends, caretakers and a horse named Carmel and a pony named Little Foot crowded into his mother's kitchen.

Penticton horse rescuer Theresa Nolet investigated for treating free-roaming horses

CBC.ca - ‎Jan 29, 2016‎
The RCMP in Penticton is investigating horse rescuer Theresa Nolet after she allegedly gave medication to free-roaming horses, which made at least one of the animals unfit for human consumption. Horses have been roaming freely in the South Okanagan ...

Delta Downs Bans New Mexico, Arizona Horses

BloodHorse.com (press release) (registration) (blog) - ‎Feb 8, 2016‎
EHV-1 is a contagious disease that has caused six horse deaths at Sunland Park Racetrack & Casino in New Mexico; more than 40 horses at the track and a nearby training center have been diagnosed with the virus. At Turf Paradise in Arizona, three horses ...
See realtime coverage

Turf Club keen to promote out of competition testing on horses

Irish Times - ‎18 hours ago‎
On the back of the task force report, Horse Racing Ireland has approved funding of over €1.8 million to buy new laboratory equipment and ensure improved testing facilities, as well as supporting the cost of additional sampling, higher levels of out of ...

Two horses killed within a fortnight on UK roads

Horse & Hound - ‎4 hours ago‎
Drivers are urged to take care when driving in the dark mornings after two horses were killed in a fortnight. Yesterday morning (9 February) a loose horse collided with a car (pictured, top) on the A1034 in Yorkshire. The bay horse was struck just ...
 -