How can you tell when a horse is feeling stressed? It’s all in the eyes and the way their eyelids twitch, University of Guelph researchers have discovered.
A lawsuit filed over a year ago by the Canadian Horse Defence Coalition, against the Canadian Food Inspection Agency, has been dismissed in federal court.
The government has introduced The Provincial Animal Welfare Services Act, to replace the Ontario Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals Act.
The acting head of the U.S. Bureau of Land Management has said it will take $5 billion and 15 years to control the wild horse population in the western US.
The Canadian Horse Wellness Expo is held each November during Farmfair International and features topics for horse owners, breeders and professionals.
The Caribbean Equine Relief Fund is collecting donations to help provide supplies for horse owners in the wake of Hurricane Dorian, in the Bahamas.
Equine Guelph has developed an excellent set of resources and facilitates training on fire prevention and large animal rescue for first responders.
A study out of Denmark looked at the impact of rider weight gain on horses. The findings were shared at the International Equitation Science Conference.
Equine veterinary students from the University of Calgary are now doing rotations at the Tsuut’ina and Siksika First Nations, just outside the city.
The results of a recent poll show that two-thirds of Canadians are opposed to the slaughter and export of horses for human consumption.