The five remaining properties involved in the recent Hendra virus incidents at Cawarral and Bowen in central Queensland have been given the all clear with test results finalised today.
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October 12, 2009
Planning for Adelaide's world-class equestrian event, the 2009 Australian International 3 Day Event, is gathering speed with organisation now well underway for another successful - and expanded - event to be held in Adelaide’s Parklands from November 13 to 15.
October 7, 2009
Q: What happens when you get together a local jockey, Olympic pentathlete, farrier, equine vet, horse showman and trainer, dressage champion, pony club president, polo player, Olympic show jumper, natural horseman, endurance rider and stockman, and their horses, and ask them to smile for the camera?
September 30, 2009
An exciting program of horse trainers, presenters, equine-related businesses and exhibitors have been locked in for the first ever Expo of its kind – the National Equine Expo on 21 and 22 November 2009 at the Prince of Wales Showgrounds to be held in the most central horse capital of Victoria – Bendigo.
September 23, 2009
UK RSPCA inspectors have rescued a horse from a ditch in Erith in Kent after the animal became stuck in the mud.
September 22, 2009
Australia’s most promising young equestrian competitors will be on show at a national three -day event in Werribee, starting Tuesday September 29.
September 17, 2009
When you think about it, horses and humans coming together; playing and working together, is a peculiar match. It is one you don’t see anywhere else in the world!
September 16, 2009
The initial Hendra virus test results for all horses from the three quarantined properties at Bowen have come back negative.
September 15, 2009
A preliminary research experiment in the US has uncovered positive results for fans of bitless riding and will hopefully lead to more detailed research in the future.