Of viruses, zoonotics and horses

Isolated image of a horse's nose. Horse and Rider magazine online.

A morbillivirus that caused fatal disease in horses and humans Articles on this subject keep popping up in our news feed on horses, most likely because of the coronavirus pandemic so that any mention of any type of virus is garnering attention. No need for alarm horse lovers, owners and handlers. The title of the… Continue reading Of viruses, zoonotics and horses

Scientists stumble upon 40,000 year old foal in Siberia

Sputnik News reports: Scientists found an amazingly preserved 40,000 year old "baby horse" in the Siberian Permafrost. The ancient foal was found in the permafrost of the Batagaika depression, also known as the "Gateway to the Underworld," by Russian and Japanese scientists, and is expected to give researchers a wealth of new information on how… Continue reading Scientists stumble upon 40,000 year old foal in Siberia