Tuesday, August 22, 2017
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    

AHCF Extends Deadline to Take Economic Impact Survey Deadline Extended to September 4th (Washington, DC)- The American Horse Council Foundation (AHCF) has announced that it...

Pony Club Members Earn Top Scores in Emerson Burr Horsemanship Test August 17, 2017 (Lexington, KY) - Two United States Pony Clubs, Inc. members earned top scores in the...

Montana Cowboy Hall of Fame announces 2017 inductions   Today the Montana Cowboy Hall of Fame & Western Heritage Center (MCHF & WHC) announced the tenth...

First Confirmed Case in 2017 of Equine West Nile Virus (WNV) in Colorado BROOMFIELD, Colo. – A horse residing in Larimer County has been diagnosed...

2017 American Indian Horse Horse of the Americas National Show Indians!  Cowboys!  Mountain men! Saloon girls!  All the characters of the Old West come to life...

        $5000 Jumper Derby Winner at Summer in the Rockies Scores Triple Crown® Excellence Award   Parker, CO (July 28, 2017) – As Triple Crown® Nutrition scouted...

Topic and Speakers Announced for AHC's 3rd Quarter Webinar (Washington, DC)- The AHC is pleased to announce the topics and speakers for its 3rd Quarter webinar, which...

Triple Crown® Dressage Excellence Award Winner Dazzles at Rebecca Farm   Kalispell, MT (July 27, 2017) -– Premium equine nutrition company, Triple Crown® Nutrition was thrilled to award the coveted Triple Crown Dressage...

House approves $5M for equine-assisted therapy to aid veterans July 27, 2017 – Last night, the U.S. House of Representatives passed an amendment to the defense...

Dr. Getty’s Tip of the Month: Weighty Matters   Planning to medicate your horse? Deworm? Calculate feed? You absolutely need to know how much he or...

UHC Releases New Educational Documents Handouts provide information on finding a horse, horse care, and more (Washington, DC)- The Unwanted Horse Coalition (UHC) is pleased to...

Forage Deprivation Keeps Your Horse Fat – The Research   By Juliet M. Getty, Ph.D.   Eat less and exercise more – that’s the way to help your...

Topic and Speakers Announced for AHC's 3rd Quarter Webinar (Washington, DC)- The AHC is pleased to announce the topics and speakers for its 3rd Quarter...

Key House Committee doubles down on killing America’s iconic horses Chairman Frelinghuysen and key appropriators target wild horses for mass destruction Marking a reversal in policy...

Deadline to Take Survey to Update Economic Impact Study Extended Survey link to close August 18th (Washington, DC)- The American Horse Council Foundation (AHCF) announced today that...

Dr. Cesar Parra to Represent the USA at the Longines FEI World Breeding Dressage Championships for Young Horses   Whitehouse Station, NJ (July 12, 2017) – American Grand...

A branded BLM Mustang, Liam was purchased via an “internet auction” held by the Bureau of Land Management (BLM). The bidders were ill prepared...

Omega Alpha Healthy Horse Award Winners Positively Glisten at Colorado Horse Park Series   Parker, CO (June 28, 2017) – An off-the-track American Thoroughbred and a Hanoverian gelding new...