“It is early days, however, I am confident that we can find new ways of collaborating that will ultimately benefit all who enjoy equestrian sports.”
Retired eventer prepares to saddle up for the Event Riders Challenge Race in Ireland.
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“It has been our clinical impression that, whenever a person is present, horses tend to ‘perk up’ and ongoing discomfort behavior more or less ceases.”
Charity concerned that a lack of local authority resources is making it difficult to properly enforce animal welfare legislation.
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Clinical assessment of spinal motion in horses is part of many routine clinical exams, but they remain highly subjective.
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“This barbaric slaughter of donkeys continues in other countries, such as neighbouring Tanzania, and we mustn’t stop until the trade is eliminated entirely.”
“In light of the high mortality rate and the absence of specific treatment, prevention is the key.”
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The Minister of Agriculture gave a directive to shut down all four donkey abattoirs in the country within the next month. Up to 1000 donkeys a day were thought to be slaughtered each day until now.
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“It just goes to show that you don’t know how long a good thing will last.”
“Muscle diseases are some of the most common health issues horses face, with more than 250,000 horses in the US afflicted each year.”
Study to explore muscle diseases in horses — Horsetalk.co.nz – equine news, research, and information