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National News

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    

Justify, Mendelssohn Take Top Two Spots In Kentucky Derby Future Wager   by Press Release | 04.08.2018 | Four weeks in advance of the $2 million Kentucky Derby Presented...

Registration Open for AHC’s Annual Meeting Discounted registration rates before April 30th!   (Washington, DC)- Registration is now open for the AHC’s 2018 Annual Meeting and National...

Barrel Racers Run For Pot Of Gold At Shamrock Showdown Held At The Jacksonville Equestrian Center Jacksonville, FL (March 23, 2018) – Barrel racers chased a $62,000...

The Warm Up By Charles Wilhelm Regardless of the discipline in which you ride, warm up time is important. Whether you ride for performance or leisure,...

Montana Cowboy Hall of Fame seeks nominations for Class of 2018 The Montana Cowboy Hall of Fame (MCHF) is seeking nominations for the 2018 Hall...

BLM Gives Inadequate Notice of Wild Horse Advisory Board Meeting The Bureau of Land Management on Tuesday announced a National Wild Horse and Burro Advisory Board meeting March...

That’s a Wrap: Concluding the 2018 AQHA Convention The American Quarter Horse Association, March 9, 2018 - The American Quarter Horse Association is an organization that works...

A Deeper Dive Into the AHC Foundation’s 2017 Economic Impact Study   (Washington, DC)- While the equine industry as a whole generates approximately $122 billion in...

FMCSA Responds to AHC Request From the AHC Newsroom, February 26, 2018 The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) followed their recent meeting with AHC staff, a...

AHCF Announces Results of 2017 Economic Impact Study   (Washington, DC)- The American Horse Council Foundation (AHCF) is pleased to announce the results of its anticipated...

Jacksonville Equestrian Center Gets a Splash of Paint During the APHA Zone 9 Championship Jacksonville, FL (February 26, 2018) — The American Paint Horse Association (APHA) Zone...

US Equestrian Announces U.S. Show Jumping Team for $150,000 FEI Nations Cup™ CSIO4* Wellington presented by U.S. Trust and Bank of America Merrill Lynch by...

UHC Announces New Non-Profit Membership   (Washington, DC)- The Unwanted Horse Coalition (UHC) is pleased to announce a new way for equine rescues, sanctuaries and care...

State recognizes March 2, 2018, as Day of the Horse SPRINGFIELD, Ill. – The State of Illinois officially has recognized March 2, as Illinois Day...

AHCF to Hold Reception with Congressional Horse Caucus Economic Impact Study results to be announced (Washington, DC)- The American Horse Council Foundation (AHCF) is pleased to...

BLM Completes Wild Horse Capture at Triple B; does BLM have a humane handling policy? The advocacy group, Wild Horse Education, is pushing for an...

Chester Weber Victorious In His First US Four-in-Hand Driving Competition in 2018     Dade City, FL (February 6, 2018) – Chester Weber, a Florida native who is known...

Minnesota teams up with the USDA to offer loan repayment program for veterinarians St. Paul, Minn. - Minnesota has been awarded seven veterinary shortage areas nominated by...

Planning Underway for AHC’s 2018 Issues Forum Annual Meeting & Forum to take place June 10-13, 2018   (Washington, DC)- The American Horse Council (AHC) is pleased to announce...

Phelps Sports Offers Equestrian News for Alexa/Amazon Echo Flash Briefing Wellington, Fla. - Jan. 24, 2018 - Phelps Sports is proud to announce the release of a...

Cuba Awarded US Equestrian National Horse of the Year Lexington, Ky. - Jan. 23, 2018 -  Victoria Colvin is proud to congratulate John and Stephanie Ingram,...

Dedication and Determination Earn Michael Klimke the Premier Equestrian Award at the 2018 Adequan Global Dressage Festival   Wellington, FL (January 26, 2018) – Premier Equestrian, known as...