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Animal Health Trust Surveillance Scheme takes a step closer to breaking the Strangles hold

Thanks to funding from The Horse Trust, a new surveillance scheme has been launched by the Animal Health Trust, in collaboration with the Universities of Liverpool and Melbourne, to understand the prevalence of Strangles within

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New laminitis research shows gaining weight is a risky business

A study conducted by the Animal Health Trust in collaboration with the Royal Veterinary College and Rossdales Equine Hospital, and funded by World Horse Welfare, has identified that weight gain more than doubled the risk

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Could horses with tendon injuries be given a greater chance of making a successful recovery?

Research recently undertaken by scientists at the Animal Health Trust (AHT) has found that the use of embryonic stem cells may give horses with tendon injuries a greater chance of a successful return to active

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Statement on equine influenza outbreaks in vaccinated horses

1 April 2019 Now the competition season has well and truly kicked-off for equestrians, we have come up with a handy guide to reduce the risk, both to your horse and other horses, of acquiring and

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Laminitis is as common as colic across Great Britain, new research reveals

A study conducted by the Animal Health Trust in collaboration with the Royal Veterinary College and Rossdales Equine Hospital, and funded by World Horse Welfare, has identified that one in every 10 horses/ponies may develop

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Latest knowledge to improve welfare and performance of ridden horses

The latest work on pain-associated behaviour in ridden horses, from two illuminating studies, was presented by the AHT’s Dr Sue Dyson at the Saddle Research Trust Conference on 8 December 2018. Rider:horse weight ratio While one paper

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Strangles research funding boost from Tattersalls

Our world-leading scientists will benefit from a three-year funding grant from Tattersalls to help fight Strangles.

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AHT UK Equestrian Awards Winners 2018

Fundraising news, News about horses,

Equestrian stars celebrate at the 30th anniversary of the Animal Health Trust UK Equestrian Awards The annual AHT UK Equestrian Awards brought together British and equestrian royalty at this year’s event at The Dorchester, Park Lane

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Devoucoux Saddles is new sponsor of Dressage Award for AHT UK Equestrian Awards

The Animal Health Trust UK Equestrian Awards will once again be celebrating equestrian excellence on Wednesday 31 October and is excited to announce a new sponsor of its Dressage Award. This year, Devoucoux Saddles will,

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Horse pain study – vets applaud new method to assess equine performance

The next stage of the AHT’s Dr Sue Dyson’s facial expressions and horse pain research has taken place. The behaviour ethogram1 has been put to the test on a panel of vets as a new method for

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