Tag archive for ‘Australian Horse Racing’
By Guest Author On Wednesday, May 27th, 2020
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10 Must-See Horse Festivals From Around the World

Admiration for horses prompted people from all over the world to celebrate the existence of these beautiful creatures. Sharing the same passion for horses, music, food, and culture make festivals a charming gathering More...

By Stephen Nevets On Friday, June 10th, 2016

Jack Huston talks ‘Ben-Hur’ chariot race as new trailer released

The 2016 remake of the 1959 classic Ben-Hur is taking the epic story to another level, and ET went behind the scenes for an exclusive look, talking with star Jack Huston. “It’s sort of like when people More...

By Guest Author On Monday, November 17th, 2014

What Is Agritourism And Can That Help The Economy Of Struggling Countries?

Agrotourism (also referred to as agritourism), is basically tourism that is focused on the agriculture of a country. It is something that can help countries to get more foreigners to visit parts of the regions that More...

By The Dispatch On Tuesday, September 16th, 2014

Cheltenham Set For Redevelopment

Work is well underway to build a new grandstand at Cheltenham Racecourse which is scheduled to be complete in time for the 2016 Festival, the biggest meeting of the year on the National Hunt calendar. Although Cheltenham More...

By The Dispatch On Saturday, May 10th, 2014

Kansas State vet warns horse owners of equine herpes virus

NEWS RELEASE MANHATTAN — A Kansas State University equine specialist is warning horse owners of a highly contagious virus recently identified in Kansas and Wisconsin. The Kansas Department of Agriculture reports More...

By The Dispatch On Tuesday, January 28th, 2014
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Duke researchers develop intranasal vaccine that protects mice from West Nile virus

PRESS RELEASE WASHINGTON, DC – January 28, 2013 – Researchers from Duke University have developed a nasal vaccine formulation that provides protective immunity against West Nile virus (WNV) infection in mice More...

By Robert On Monday, May 20th, 2013

Australian Veterinary Association warns vets, horse owners after Australian bat lyssavirus confirmed in horse

The Australian Veterinary Association (AVA) is warning veterinarians and horse owners of the potential risk of a rabies-like virus recently confirmed in a horse, according to a AVA media release today. Micro-batImage/Video More...

By Robert On Sunday, May 5th, 2013

Harness racing canceled at Vernon Downs as a horse tests positive for equine herpes

The management of Vernon Downs and the New York Gaming Commission have closed horse harness racing until further notice after one horse was confirmed positive for Equine Herpes Virus (EHV-1), according to the More...

By Robert On Tuesday, June 26th, 2012

British jockey Campbell Gillies dies while on vacation in Greece

Photo/Softeis via Wikimedia Commons Gillies led Brindisi Breeze to victory in the Albert Bartlett Novices’ Hurdle at Cheltenham this year, just three short months ago. The 21-year-old champion jockey, Campbell More...

By Brandon Jones On Friday, June 8th, 2012

I’ll Have Another’s triple crown bid ends with leg injury

I’ll Have Another, the Kentucky Derby and Preakness Stakes winner who was aiming to become the 12th horse to win the Triple Crown, was scratched Friday from Saturday’s Belmont Stakes. USA Today now reports the More...



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