Horses

Horse Show 1st place winner 2018
Image: MRM photography/SC Upstate Equine Council
Ken Pauli
April 04, 2019 - 4:00 am
It's two days of beautiful horses at the South Carolina Upstate Equine Council’s Spring Fling. This all breed horse show happens this weekend (April 6 & 7) at the T. Ed Garrison Arena, 1101 W. Queen Street, Pendleton and is billed as the biggest open horse show in the Upstate. Spectators are...
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April 02, 2019 - 7:59 pm
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Animal control officers in Kansas City, Missouri, are investigating how the dismembered remains of a horse ended up in a city park. A man playing disc golf found the remains Monday evening in Kessler Park. Police spokesman Capt. Tim Hernandez says the horse appeared to have...
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FILE - In this July 18, 2018, file photo, a wild horse jumps among others near Salt Lake City. The U.S. government is seeking new pastures for thousands of wild horses that have overpopulated Western ranges. Landowners interested in hosting large numbers of rounded-up wild horses on their property can now apply with the U.S. Bureau of Land Management. (AP Photo/Rick Bowmer, File)
March 09, 2019 - 11:16 am
CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) — If you ever wished to gaze at a stomping, snorting, neighing panorama of Western heritage from your living-room window, now could be your chance. A classic image of the American West — wild horses stampeding across the landscape — not only has endured through the years but has...
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Riverbend Equestrian Park
Image: Greenville County Rec
Ken Pauli
March 06, 2019 - 12:12 pm
It looks as if Greenville County will be keeping their one and only horse park – for now. The county parks department originally told the Greenville Foothills Pony Club , which operates the Riverbend Equestrian Park , that all equestrian activity would need to end by June 30th. That's when their...
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In this undated photo issued by University of Bristol, England, showing a horse wearing a zebra striped coat. Scientists from the University of Bristol and the University of California at Davis, dressed horses in black-and-white Zebra type striped coats for part of their research, offering evidence that zebra stripes provide protection from blood-sucking insects that spread diseases. (University of Bristol and University of California at Davis via AP)
February 21, 2019 - 1:12 pm
LONDON (AP) — Zebra stripes are dazzling — particularly to flies. That's the conclusion of scientists from the University of Bristol and the University of California at Davis who dressed horses in black-and-white striped coats to help determine why zebras have stripes. The researchers found that...
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January 29, 2019 - 7:06 am
CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) — A South Carolina city is now testing out GPS technology to track waste left on city streets by carriage horses and mules. News outlets report Charleston has relied for years on small rubber balls topped with flags to mark animal waste, but carriage operators can now track...
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January 24, 2019 - 8:41 am
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — A woman has been arrested in connection with the more than 20 horses found dead in North Carolina. News outlets report 64-year-old Janet Elaine Laven Burleson is charged with 24 counts of animal cruelty, covering the 22 horses and one dog found dead last week, as well as one...
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FILE - This Nov. 21, 2018, booking file photo provided by the Ocean Township Police Department shows Paul Caneiro. Authorities filed charges Thursday, Nov. 29, against Caneiro, the brother of a man whose body was found along with his wife and children after their New Jersey mansion was set on fire. (Ocean Township Police Department, File)
November 29, 2018 - 12:13 pm
FREEHOLD, N.J. (AP) — A New Jersey tech executive was accused Thursday of killing his brother and the brother's family as a result of a business dispute and then setting fire to their mansion and his own house in an attempt to cover up the crimes. Paul Caneiro, 51, was charged with four counts of...
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In this Nov. 6, 2018 photo, Puerto Rican parrots huddle in a flight cage at the Iguaca Aviary in El Yunque, Puerto Rico, where the U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service runs a parrot recovery program in collaboration with the Forest Service and the Department of Natural and Environmental Resources. Biologists are trying to save the last of the endangered Puerto Rican parrots after more than half the population of birds disappeared when Hurricane Maria hit Puerto Rico and destroyed their habitat and food sources. (AP Photo/Carlos Giusti)
November 20, 2018 - 12:30 pm
EL YUNQUE, Puerto Rico (AP) — Biologists are trying to save the last of the endangered Puerto Rican parrots after more than half the population of the bright green birds with turquoise-tipped wings disappeared when Hurricane Maria hit Puerto Rico and destroyed their habitat and food sources. In the...
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President Donald Trump and first lady Melania Trump receive the White House Christmas Tree, at the North Portico of the White House, in Washington, Monday, Nov. 19, 2018. The North Carolina-grown 19 1/2-foot-tall Fraser Fir will be displayed in the Blue Room of the White House. (AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta)
November 19, 2018 - 4:28 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — As strains of "O Christmas Tree" wafted through the cool air, President Donald Trump and first lady Melania Trump on Monday accepted the official White House Christmas tree that will go on display in the Blue Room and anchor the holiday season at the executive mansion. The 19½-...
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