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January 2010 - Posts Passes 3,000 Fans on Facebook

  • 15 Jan 2010 9:52 AM

Lexington, Ky. –January 15, 2010— Social media is an important part of the way horse owners, trainers, managers, veterinarians, and others connect today. Facebook page has broken the 3,000 friend barrier, illustrating our success in trying to be where our users want us and supplying them with the horse health, care, management, and welfare information they want and need!... Read More

EquStem announces the opening of its laboratory for the noninvasive collection, processing and storage of equine stem cells

  • 13 Jan 2010 11:58 AM

HACKENSACK, NJ - In the new era of medical advancements with stem cells, EquStem™, a leading equine stem cell collection, processing and storage company, has launched a noninvasive procedure for collecting stem cells from horses. The process is simple and safe, extracting regenerative adult stem cells from the umbilical cord on foaling day to be stored for future medical and therapeutic use.... Read More

Resolve to Get Free Feed

  • 8 Jan 2010 10:40 AM

LANCASTER, Pennsylvania, January 7th, 2010 — If you have a senior equine in your life, or better yet a barn full of seniors, Pennfield Feed is starting off the year with a promotion you won’t want to miss. The small-town-big-quality company known for supplying feed for the last four Olympic and World Games, and who made headlines in late ‘08 when they were awarded the designation of Official Feed of the USEF, has launched an exciting new “I resolve to get free feed” promotion. ... Read More


  • 7 Jan 2010 1:54 PM

Lexington, Ky. — The Blood-Horse will publish a special December 26, 2009-January 2, 2010 combined issue that will feature a Year in Review, recapping the top Thoroughbred industry stories of 2009, and include a massive 2009 Auctions Digest. Also included as a special bonus is Blood-Horse Senior Correspondent Steve Haskin’s unique and personal viewpoint of the entire decade, 2000-2009. The Auctions Digest of 2009 includes detailed hip-by-hip information organized by sire on weanlings, yearlings, juveniles, and broodmares sold at all major North American sales. With this special 100-page section, readers can easily research each and every transaction from January to December. The issue will automatically be mailed to subscribers to The Blood-Horse and be available on newsstands beginning Tuesday, December 29. ... Read More

Equine-Related Podcasts Now on

  • 7 Jan 2010 1:25 PM

Lexington, Ky. – November 18, 2009— has become a syndication partner for five podcasts presented by and their sponsors. You can listen to these entertaining and educational talk shows online or download them to your MP3 player, iPod, or iPhone to listen in as you work or play.... Read More


  • 7 Jan 2010 1:05 PM

LEXINGTON, Ky. – November 23, 2009 –Blood-Horse Publications announces that Blood-Horse editor Dan Liebman received the University of Kentucky College of Communications Outstanding Alumnus Award on Friday, Nov. 20, during the 2009-2010 College Awards and Recognition Ceremony at the Hilary J. Boone Center on the University of Kentucky campus in Lexington. The annual award is presented to an outstanding alumnus of the University of Kentucky College of Communications and Information Studies and recognizes the recipient’s many contributions to the community.... Read More


  • 7 Jan 2010 11:55 AM

LEXINGTON, Ky. – November 19, 2009 –Blood-Horse Publications announces that Eric Mitchell has been appointed Editorial Director of The Blood-Horse business unit, as part of a reorganization undertaken to strengthen the development of the brand’s three distinct editorial initiatives. Mitchell, 47, joined Blood-Horse Publications in October 1999 as a senior staff writer for The Blood-Horse. Prior to that Mitchell was a reporter and columnist for Street & Smith's SportsBusiness Journal in Charlotte, N.C. He also spent more than eight years as a reporter and senior reporter for the Ocala Star-Banner, covering Florida's horse industry among other subjects. ... Read More

Free Horses: All-Breed Adoption Service Launched on

  • 6 Jan 2010 5:54 PM

Lexington, Ky. – November 24, 2009— In honor of this Thanksgiving season, is proud to announce it has opened a no-cost listing service for any breed of horse that is free to a good home. Horses of any age, breed, or sex are eligible to be placed on the new database of free horses. ... Read More

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