Canberra horses flood nominations on Highway Handicap return

Canberra horses flood nominations on Highway Handicap return

Canberra trainers have flocked back to the Highway Handicap following a 10-month ban, with nine horses nominated in the $75,000 race (1400 metres) at Randwick on Saturday. ACT trainers were controversially banned from the city race for country horses last December, before…

Four Early Roman Horseshoes Dug Up In England

Four Early Roman Horseshoes Dug Up In England

Vindolanda fort remains one of the more ‘live sites,’ say curators. Curator Barbara Birley at Vindolanda in England, near Hexham in Northumberland, spoke to reporters at BBC News about the “incredibly rare” full set of iron hipposandals that were recently dug up…

Waller poised to have a race with only his horses

Waller poised to have a race with only his horses

Australia's most powerful trainer Chris Waller could have a race exclusively for his own horses after his only potential rival in a Randwick event indicated he was likely to take his entrant elsewhere. Racing NSW were forced to scramble on Monday to…

Shocking moment farmer finds horses reduced to ‘skin and bone’

Shocking moment farmer finds horses reduced to ‘skin and bone’

Shocking moment farmer finds horses reduced to ‘skin and bone’ while left ‘knee-high in their own faeces’ AFTER they had already been rescued Shocking mobile phone footage uncovered the horrific state the horses’ stable The horses were found living in filthy conditions…

New Study Might Answer The Question Of Why Horses Snort

New Study Might Answer The Question Of Why Horses Snort

If the washed-up, frequently miserable equine actor BoJack from the Netflix animated series BoJack Horseman was a real horse, he probably wouldn’t be snorting too much, if at all. That’s because a new study suggests a rather unexpected answer to the question…

A-list equestrians to compete in Longines Masters

A-list equestrians to compete in Longines Masters

Equestrians including Michael Bloomberg’s daughter Georgina, Bruce Springsteen and Patti Scialfa’s daughter Jessica and heiress Ariana Rockefeller will compete in the Longines Masters at Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum this weekend. Bloomberg and Springsteen will ride in a speed challenge for $100,000 and…