Chris Munce to quit after Magic Millions

Video Published: 7 Jan 2015

Veteran Queensland jockey Chris Munce speaks with APN senior sports reporter Wayne Heming after the jockey announced his...

Chris Munce, Doomben, Horses, Jockey, Racing, Retirement

Cavalia debuts down under

Video Published: 5 Mar 2013

APN was treated to a sneak preview of 'Cavalia: A magical encounter between horse and human and horse'.

Acrobats, Cavalia, Cirque Du Soleil, Entertainment, Gymnasts, Horses, Normand Latourelle

Horse dies in stable fire at Calliope, owner injured

Story Published: 12 May 2015

A DRESSAGE horse had died in a stable fire at Calliope overnight. The owner received minor injuries trying to rescue his...

Calliope, Editors Picks, Fire, Gladstone Police, Horses

Veteran trainer credits horses with lifting her up

Story Published: 1 Jul 2015

There's an old Arabian proverb that says the horse is God’s gift to mankind.

Depression, Horses, Therapy, Trainer

Brush with polio can't stop Jan from taking the reins

Story Published: 30 Mar 2015

SHE might have to use a walker to get around, but when Kingaroy carriage driver Jan Young takes the reins she feels as in...

Carriage Driver, Horses, Jan Young, Warwick Show

Hendra virus confirmed on NSW north coast

Story Published: 25 Jun 2015

NSW Department of Primary Industries (DPI) has confirmed Hendra virus as the cause of death of a horse near Murwillumbah on...

Health, Hendra Virus, Horses, Veterinarian

Speeding cars, road rage put horse riders at risk

Story Published: 27 Jul 2015

MORE than half of Australian horse riders have had an accident or close call while riding along roads.

Driving, Horse Riding, Horses, Road Rage, Speeding

Lucky Hussler out of Group One Stradbroke Handicap

Story Published: 26 May 2015

LUCKY Hussler is the latest galloper to be ruled out of the Group One Stradbroke Handicap (1350m) at Doomben.

Doomben, Doomben 10000, Horses

Hendra virus vaccine for horses approved

Story Published: 5 Aug 2015

A NATIONAL regulator has approved a vaccine to treat Hendra virus despite possible links to horse deaths.

Hendra, Hendra Virus, Horses, Vaccine

Gai Waterhouse is confident Toowoomba Cup star can back up

Story Published: 8 May 2015

TOOWOOMBA Cup winner Pornichet has firmed as favourite for tomorrow’s Doomben Cup.

Doomben Cup, Gai Waterhouse, Horses, Toowoomba Cup

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