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September SmartTip of the Month Presented by SmartPak: Keep Your Horse’s Hooves Healthy

Keeping your horse's hooves health and strong during all times of year is key to ensuring preparedness for any challenge.
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Sergeant Reckless, Hero Horse of the Korean War, Remembered in Children’s Book

The courageous war horse known as Sergeant Reckless, a onetime racehorse who served as a U.S. Marine in "the Forgotten War," comes to life in literary form.

ASPCA Names Winners in 2019 Help a Horse Home Challenge

The American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals recently announced the winners of its annual Help a Horse Home: ASPCA Equine Adoption Challenge, which is designed to...
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Mustang Management Crossroads

Free-roaming wild horse herds have long been emblematic of the American West. Though legislation has placed the animals under federal protection, finding the best way to keep them and...
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A Retired Soccer Star is a Hero for Horses

In the world of soccer, there isn’t much that Michelle Akers hasn’t accomplished. She was the leading scorer in the inaugural FIFA Women’s World Cup™ in 1991, where she...
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Winning Racehorse Celebrates at the Pub

Charle Brune is a pretty special horse for his trainer, Tom Shanahan. Last week, 53-year-old Shanahan got his first-ever win at Wexford Racecourse in the 2m handicap hurdles with Charle...