NEAR OAKLAND, Ore. — Nearly 200 horses at the Duchess Sanctuary are getting a second chance at life and Saturday community members got a chance to meet the horses living at the sanctuary. Herbie is just one of the horses that now calls the Duchess Sanctuary home. “He was rescued with feet that were about … Continue reading »
CORVALLIS, Ore. — Veterinarians are calling it a miracle: twin foals born in the Corvallis area. Vets at Oregon State University say it is rare for horses to have surviving twins, yet they are getting ready to send the newborns home. Mocha and Cappuccino were born last Wednesday at their owners’ farm, and were referred … Continue reading »
HALSEY, Ore. — A horse was removed from a flipped over trailer on Interstate 5 early Friday afternoon, after the trailer unhooked from its hitch and crashed. Oregon State Police says 18-year-old Kyla Henninger of Eugene was driving northbound on I-5 in a pickup truck, and when she went over a bump in the road, … Continue reading »
CORVALLIS, Ore. — A flu outbreak hit Oregon State University’s horse stables, and vets are warning their clients to leave their horses home unless it’s an emergency. The OSU Vet Hospital says six of its patients have equine influenza, a flu that vets say is similar to the flu that people get. They say it’s … Continue reading »
COBURG, Ore. — While many teenagers spend the summer swimming, playing tennis or just hanging out, two Eugene girls work at a very different kind of sport. At Hartley Performance Horses two teenage girls train for the World Youth Championships in Oklahoma City in August. In less than a month, Kyla Henninger and Megan Campbell … Continue reading »
CORVALLIS, Ore. — A horse from Eastern Oregon is being treated at Oregon State University for equine influenza virus. The four-year-old quarter horse mare will remain in isolation at OSU until it fully recovers. The horse originally came from Texas and was bought at a sale in Hermiston last weekend. OSU and the state’s veterinarian … Continue reading »
For episode 11 of his weekly segment, Oregon State star cornerback Jordan Poyer takes us inside Gill Coliseum for a game of “BEAVS” with OSU women’s basketball player and childhood friend, Mollee Schwegler.