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Horses can read our body language, even when they don’t know us

Horses can tell the difference between dominant and submissive body postures in humans, even when the humans ...

First survey results on Australian horsekeeping practices

In 2012/2013 the AHIC conducted the first national Horse Health and Wellbeing survey. The results of the ...

2017 nominees for the AHIC board of directors

The Annual General Meeting of the Australian Horse Industry Council (the Company) will be held on Friday 17th ...

New Equine Genetics Research Centre for Australia

Australian racing’s first equine genetics research laboratory service is to be established at the centre of ...

Australian & New Zealand Search & Rescue Conference 2018

The 2018 Australian & New Zealand Search & Rescue Conference will be held on 23 May 2018 at the Star ...

Gene therapy can cure lameness in horses, research finds

Injecting DNA into injured horse tendons and ligaments can cure lameness, new research involving scientists at ...

NSW to host World Polo Championship for the first time

Sydney’s picturesque Hawkesbury region is set to come alive with the sounds and scents of polo ponies and ...

On the shoulders of giants

Looking to the Past to Direct the Future As we move forward with Equitation Science research, we do so on the ...

Recent Advances in Emergency Animal Diseases Annual Symposium

The recognition, diagnosis and management of an Emergency Animal Disease (EAD) lies at the heart of protecting ...

Animal Health Australia annual report summary 2016-17

The AHA Annual Report Summary 2016-17 document is now available. The summary document includes highlights such ...