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New Hendra virus case confirmed in Gold Coast Hinterland

Biosecurity Queensland is managing a new Hendra virus case in a horse in the Gold Coast Hinterland area after ...

Roadside assist for floats available to horse owners

Read more in these links Premium motor vehicle roadside assist from 365RoadsideAssistance for just $69 Trailer ...

Test tube foal from vitrified immature oocyte

On the 12th of May 2017, a stallion named VICSI was born at the Faculty of Veterinary Medicine of Ghent ...

Equine Safety in Training Project: Validation Sought on Final Drafts

Final draft units of competency, qualifications and skill sets are now available for industry validation. ...

Macedon Ranges equine community need your help!

The Ranges Equine Industry Network in Macedon Ranges Victoria are asking fellow horse owners and industry ...

TAS: Biosecurity Bill 2017: public comment invited on draft legislation

Draft legislation which will provide a sound and flexible framework for the future management of Tasmania’s ...

Scythian horse breeding unveiled: Lessons for animal domestification

Nomad Scythian herders roamed vast areas spanning the Central Asian steppes during the Iron Age, approximately ...

Equine vet nurses urged to give feedback on qualification units

The Rural and Related Industry Reference Committee (IRC) is carrying out a review of veterinary nursing units ...

Public consultation – proposed Victorian Livestock Disease Control Regulations 2017

The Livestock Disease Control Regulations (the Regulations) 2006 will cease to operate on 18 December 2017. As ...

Hendra review leads to stronger engagement with stakeholders

The Palaszczuk Government is supporting most recommendations made in the Agriculture and Environment ...