Thursday, January 17, 2019
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    

USA Para-Dressage Riders Top First Day of Competition at $10,000 CPEDI3* in Wellington Photos and Press by: Lindsay Y. McCall Wellington, FL-  January 8, 2016 –...

USEF to Continue Eventing Frangible Technology Grant Program in 2016 From the USEF Communications Department Lexington, Ky. (January 7, 2016)- The United States Equestrian Federation (USEF)...

APHA names 2015 Paint Racing Champions January 07 / By Jessica Hein, Paint Horse Journal There’s nothing quite like a speedy racehorse galloping down the track...

  Custom Saddlery Finishes 2015 in the Winner’s Circle with Patrik Kittel, and Looks Forward to Year to Come Mechelen, Belgium (January 6, 2016) —...

USDA Market News US to Mexico Weekly HORSE Export Summary, Jan. 7, 2016 Category Current Week Previous Week Year to Date Previous Year-to-Date Horses Slaughter 511 1,319 84,938 105,666 Breeding Males 7 30 2,517 2,813 Breeding Females 5 46 3,539 3,643 Geldings 2 8 1,086 1,146 Burro/Mule/Pony 29 28 1,108 970 Total Horses 554 1431 93,188 114,238

ASPCA Commends Congress for Stopping U.S. Horse Slaughter in Federal Spending Bill Bill will also improve animal welfare standards in federal research December 16, 2015 WASHINGTON—The ASPCA®...

Vesicular Stomatitis (VS) Update – Positive Diagnosis in Four Colorado Counties: Tips for Livestock Owners and Veterinarians BROOMFIELD, Colo. – As of 12/30/2015, the Colorado...

Parra and Piaffe Performance Ready for 2016 Dressage Season, Ranked Among Nation's Finest Wellington, FL (December 18, 2015)— Before settling in the U.S., dressage rider Dr....

Neue Schule Ambassadors Laura Graves and Steffen Peters Triumphant at U.S. Dressage Festival of Champions Wellington, FL (December 17, 2015) – Neue Schule Bits is...

AQHA Executive Committee Modifies Rule SHW355 The American Quarter Horse Association, December 9, 2015 - At its April 2015 meeting, the American Quarter Horse Association...

Rep. Salmon Lauds Forest Service Abandonment of Horse Roundup Dec 11, 2015 Press Release Washington, D.C. — Rep. Matt Salmon (AZ-05) today released the following statement after...

Vesicular Stomatitis (VS) Positive Diagnosis update in Ten Colorado Counties Tips for Shows & Fairs, Livestock Owners and Veterinarians Contact: Veterinarians and Livestock Owners:  State Veterinarian's Office,...

Recreational Trails Program Reauthorized Grassroots efforts from equestrians played important role in making sure RTP was included in the FAST Act (Washington, DC)- Congress has passed...

Devon Kane Qualifies for U.S. Dressage Festival of Champions and Plans to Develop Rising Stars in 2016 Wellington, FL (December 7, 2015)— As South Florida’s 2016...

Lexington, Ky. - Thirty-two top U.S. saddle seat riders will converge on William Woods University in Fulton, Mo., on Saturday, December 5, for the...

Unwanted Horse Coalition Launches New Website Washington, D.C.—November 23, 2015. The Unwanted Horse Coalition (UHC) is excited to announce the launch of its new website...

Help the AHC Put More Horsepower in Congress (WASHINGTON)- Despite historically low approval ratings for Congress, Americans still have an interest in what Congress is...

Equine Industry Poised for Growth, Third American Horse Publications Survey Shows by Zoetis Horse ownership and involvement has stabilized and is likely to rise, according to...

LEXINGTON, Kentucky - November 19, 2015 - Her Royal Highness the Duchess of Cornwall welcomed a group of Brooke USA supporters to an afternoon...

Wellington, FL - November 19, 2015 - Horses Healing Hearts (HHH) is a unique equine-assisted program aiding children whose lives have been affected by...

Washington Update - American Horse Council Vet Mobility Act Signed Into Law American Horse Council WASHINGTON UPDATE On Friday, August 1, President Obama signed into law an...

The American Association of Equine Practitioners (AAEP) encourages horse owners and veterinary professionals to review action plans and take precautionary steps for equine safety...