Size and Scope of the Horse Industry
The picturesque Adelaide Hills, with small farms and popular pastimes including hunting and dog walking has provided inspiration for the “Horse, Hound & Country Life” Art Exhibition being organised by Horse SA
Horse Archery and working farm horses in draught are ancient skills that modern day horse enthusiasts can learn to do right here in the Adelaide Hills.
The ARB Board April quarterly meeting decided issues of importance to the industry including the following three issues: Intra-articular corticosteroids, new track ratings, alkalinizing agents
The world’s most extensive study into the effect of arena surfaces on the orthopaedic health of sport horses in the seven FEI disciplines and in racing has been published by the FEI.
For the first time in the 93-year history of the Fédération Equestre Internationale (FEI), the athletes themselves have the opportunity to vote for their FEI Athlete Representatives.
Equivac® HeV is a new vaccine recommended for use in horses that is effective against the deadly Hendra Virus (HeV). The vaccine was launched at the beginning of November 2012 and it is now available nationwide through accredited Veterinarians.
Biosecurity Queensland is currently managing a Hendra virus case in the Bundaberg area.
The property has been quarantined which means restrictions apply to moving horses and horse materials on and off the property. The quarantine will be in place for at least one month.
The neighbouring property, which also has a number of horses, has been quarantined as it has been identified that animals on the property had potential contact with the infected horse.
Horse owners are reminded that movement restrictions are only in place for those properties under quarantine, there are NO general horse movement restrictions in place in the Bundaberg area.
Biosecurity Queensland is managing a new Hendra virus case in the Tablelands area after a positive test result was received late last night.
You are invited to an important Hendra Information Night in Mackay or Rockhampton