The HorseChannel Newswire: Updated 10-11-07


132 Hong Kong horses infected with horse herpes in territory’s worse outbreak
A total 132 Hong Kong race horses have been infected with equine herpes in the territory’s worst outbreak of the disease, a year before the city is due to host the equestrian event of the 2008 Beijing Olympics, the local jockey club said, from the International Herald Tribune. Read More

Man arrested after horse slapped
A Tempe man was arrested after he slapped a police horse on the rear flank as officers were trying to control a crowd, police said, from Read More 

Horse research donated to Kentucky Horse Park
The research collection of Mary Aiken Littauer — one of the world’s leading authorities on ancient horses – now belongs to the International Museum of the Horse at the Kentucky Horse Park in Lexington, Ky., according to a statement from the governor’s office, from the Read More


Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here