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Latest Louisiana Flood News: How to Help the Horses

 Rebecca S. McConnico, DVM, PhD, Dipl. ACVIM (LA), Professor of Veterinary Medicine at the Louisiana State University School of Veterinary Medicine…
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Tips for Horse Owners to Prepare for Hurricane Season

BATON ROUGE—With the hurricane season upon us, it is important for horse owners to ready themselves in advance for evacuation…
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Louisiana Shines At Ruidoso Downs

ALEXANDRIA, LA—AUGUST 22, 2016—Racehorses bred in Louisiana were prominent last weekend at Ruidoso Downs in both trials for the $3…
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Tack Tip of the Day

by Michelle Wadley Ever had a zipper break on your paddock or tall boots? It's beyond frustrating, right, especially as…
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Racing in the Rain

By Ann Switalski Tuesday, March 8, started like any other race day at Louisiana Downs.  Yes, I kept staring at…
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Canines and Wolf Teeth: Know the Difference

by Michall Broussard Working in equine dentistry, we find that people often get wolf teeth and canines mixed up.  If…
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LSU and LSART Team Up to Rescue Animals

The Equine Report received the following update on flood rescue from the LSU School of Veterinary Medicine:   The LSU…
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RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - AUGUST 14:  Nick Skelton of Great Britain riding Big Star competes during the Jumping Individual and Team Qualifier on Day 9 of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games at the Olympic Equestrian Centre on August 14, 2016 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.  (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

Rio Results: Individual Show Jumping

By Barbara Newtown Nick Skelton of Great Britain and his mount Big Star were golden:  no rails down in two rounds and a jump off.…
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Rio Results: France is Gold, USA is Silver in Team Show Jumping

By Barbara Newtown Show jumping:  bright colors, tight turns, powerful hocks, snappy knees, and the tallest obstacles in the Olympics.  What's…
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Rio Results: Individual Eventing

By Barbara Newtown The individual gold medal in 3-day eventing went to Michael Jung (GER) and Sam FBW.  They finished…
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Rio Results: Team Eventing

By Barbara Newtown At the end of this article is a detailed chart of the Eventing team competition scores.  There are…
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Rio Results: Individual Dressage Freestyle Final Scores

By Barbara Newtown Charlotte Dujardin (GBR) and her wonderful partner Valegro won the individual gold medal in dressage.  As she…
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Rio Results: Germans Win Dressage Team Gold

by Barbara Newtown Here are the Rio 2016 dressage team final scores.  Here's how to figure out the chart: [overall…
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Remembering Leverne Perry

  By Barbara Newtown Leverne Perry died March 27th, 2016, but his contributions to the quality and financial health of…
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