Wednesday’s SCOOP from Eastern Hay

 

Wednesday’s SCOOP from Eastern Hay

Today’s SCOOP sponsor: Eastern Hay is the premier source of hay bales in Eastern USA.

 

Worldwide bits and bites

Australia:

Gender bias could be harming the prospects of mares, researchers find – Horsetalk.co.nz This is the first published research to reveal negative attitudes from riders towards mares.

 
United Kingdom:

Equine flu ‘gathering pace’ as experts warn owners not to drop their guard – Horse & Hound Experts believe the increase in outbreaks is due to the increased movement and mixing of horses that typically occurs at this time of year.

 


 
United States:

Mosquito-Borne Disease: Is Your Horse at Risk? – The Horse These pests can transmit a variety of dangerous pathogens, depending on certain factors in your region.


Bill allowing horse racing to be suspended approved by California Legislature – Los Angeles Times The California legislature unanimously approved a bill that would allow the California Horse Racing Board to suspend or move racing days.

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