17/04/2018

EVJ explores the science and ethics of embryology

Embryology is a hotly contested subject across numerous species as it raises some difficult moral questions. The Equine Veterinary Journal (EVJ) aims to shed light on its role in equine reproduction with a special focus section in the May issue. Four research papers examine some of the latest methods, protocols and success factors involving embryo […]

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10/04/2018

Pedal with the President in Yorkshire for Charity

The President of the British Equine Veterinary Association (BEVA) Jon Pycock will be donning his cycling lycra for charity on Sunday 3 June 2018. He will be hosting the first ever BEVA President’s Challenge Cycle Sportive and is inviting cyclists of all abilities to join him to help raise important funds for the BEVA Trust […]

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28/03/2018

International Reach for National Equine Forum

Photo credit Craig Payne Photography www.craigpayne.co.uk Thanks to new live streaming and the power of social media the National Equine Forum has become a global phenomenon. The annual event, held in London on 8 March 2018, saw politicians, vets and equestrian business leaders share knowledge and encourage debate not just with the packed auditorium but […]

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28/03/2018

Landmark pilot study addresses effects of rider weight on equine performance

Results of a new pilot study on the effects of rider weight on equine performance, presented at the National Equine Forum on 8 March 2018, show that high rider: horse bodyweight ratios can induce temporary lameness and discomfort. In simple terms, if the rider is excessively heavy for the horse in question it can have […]

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07/03/2018

Blue Cross Emerald sparkles with Diana Vickers in Rankin’s Passion for Pets photoshoot

Diana Vickers with Blue Cross foal Emerald by Rankin Emerald, the irresistibly cute chestnut pony snuggled up to X Factor star Diana Vickers, was an undoubted jewel in the crown for celebrity photographer Rankin when he shot a special portrait series for National pet charity Blue Cross recently. Rankin gave his time as a gift […]

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