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National News

The VEN provides daily updates on breaking National News that equestrians want and need to know to stay current with industry events. The VEN is your one stop source for national, regional, health, legal, and general interest equestrian news. Stop in daily at: www.theveonline.com    

CBD – What Can You Expect? -By Juliet M. Getty, Ph.D.- CBD. Whether you’re already using it, you’re thinking about it, or just plain never heard...

Vesicular Stomatitis Case Confirmed in Kinney County, Texas June 25, 2019 Broomfield, Colo. - On June 24, 2019, the Texas Animal Health Commission announced a confirmed case of...

AAEP Foundation, Industry Groups Issue Call for Bisphosphonate Research Proposals Jun 13, 2019 LEXINGTON, Ky. – Three organizations dedicated to the improvement of horse health today announced...

U.S. Young Rider Jumping Team Brings Home Gold at the FEI Jumping Nations Cup Hagen CSIOY by US Equestrian Communications Department/Classic Communications | Jun 16,...

LEXINGTON, Ky. (June 12, 2019) – The National Thoroughbred Racing Association announced today that it will support the passage of the Safeguard American Food Exports (SAFE)...

Wild Horse Organization Accuses BLM Deputy Director of Illegal Action and Calls for Investigation by OIG   Washington, DC — Friday, June 14, Wild Horse Education...

CWD positive Crow Wing County deer farm depopulated St. Paul, MN: The Minnesota Board of Animal Health received Chronic Wasting Disease (CWD) test results from...

ASPCA RESCUING RACERS INITIATIVE REQUEST FOR PROPOSALS TIMEFRAME: APRIL 16 – MAY 10, 2019 For organizations supporting the rescue and rehabilitation of retired racehorses of...

Diverse Coalition of Stakeholders Announce Support for Proposal on the Non-Lethal and Humane Care of Wild Horses and Burros Groups endorse proposal as a humane, non-lethal...

Horse Fans Go Wild for Mustang Challenge New Competition Pushes Midwest Horse Fair® Attendance Above 60,000 for Fifth-Straight Year MADISON, Wis. (Wednesday, April 17, 2019) – To...

Eventing: The season begins in Strzegom Strzegom, Poland, April 1, 2019: Next week’s show opens a new season of eventing in Strzegom. Over 350 horses...

HORSE RACING-THEMED LOTTERY GAME NOW AVAILABLE ON A TRIAL BASIS IN SELECT CITIES The Kentucky Lottery has launched a limited pilot program of the game...

A Word on Hoof Care by Charles Wilhelm Reprinted from the Valley Equestrian Newspaper, May 2011 Hoof care is an important element in the care of a...

AMERICAN HORSE COUNCIL ANNOUNCES NEW MEMBER BENEFITS & ANNIVERSARY CONTESTS Washington, DC -  In conjunction with the American Horse Council’s (AHC) 50th anniversary celebration, this week AHC...

    USDA Coddles and Excuses Longtime Violators of the Horse Protection Act  One Consent Decree Imposes a Three-Year Suspension on a Serial Violator of Federal Laws...

Become a volunteer at European Championships for Ponies. The recruitment goes on! Strzegom, Poland, 12 March 2019: Are you an equestrian fan, are you full...

Bureau of Land Management offers new incentives to encourage more adoptions of wild horses and burros   WASHINGTON— As part of the Bureau of Land Management’s...

BLM Creates Subsidy for Wild Horse Slaughter Industry; Response to BLM Press Release Today the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) announced it’s new policy of...

Lucchese 40-Goal Polo Challenge Raises $375,000 for Injured, Ill Players and Grooms Wellington, Fla. - Feb. 21, 2019 - Polo players and fans convened at the...

Speedway Motorsports, EquiLottery Games Working on Lottery Games Based on Live Auto Races LOUISVILLE, Ky. – Speedway Motorsports Inc., a leading auto speedway owner and operator...

Chesapeake International Draft Horse Show to Benefit EQUUS Foundation -The EQUUS Foundation is pleased to announce that it will be a beneficiary of the inaugural...

HALLANDALE BEACH, Fla. (Thursday, January 24, 2019) – The National Thoroughbred Racing Association (NTRA), Daily Racing Form and the National Turf Writers and Broadcasters...