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State Law Would Prevent ‘Vicious’ Label For Horses

Gov. Dannel P. Malloy is proposing legislation clarifying that domesticated horses cannot be considered vicious.

02/11/2014

Connecticut Supreme Court (Judicial Department Website)

Are Horses “Naturally. . . Vicious?”

Farmers and horse owners say if a lower court ruling stands, Connecticut would be the first state to consider horses inherently dangerous.

09/23/2013

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Top Spots For Horseback Riding In Connecticut

These stables and horse farms located across Connecticut offer riding lessons for horse lovers of all ages.

06/01/2013

File image of a horse at the University of Connecticut. Photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer.

Horse Breeding Long A Passion For Old Lyme Woman

Mary Jean Vasiloff of McCulloch Farm decided on her life’s work when she was a child. At age 9, she announced to her parents that she planned to breed horses.

10/06/2012

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Season’s First Cases Of West Nile Virus In Horses

One Connecticut horse has been euthanized and a second is recovering after they were diagnosed with West Nile Virus.

09/11/2012

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Sleigh Rides through Connecticut

By Dani Frank A scenic sleigh ride is the perfect activity to celebrate winter in your area. Connecticut in the summer is a verdant landscape of flowers enjoyed by all, particularly deer. Come fall, flowers […]

12/24/2011

Sightseers walk along a pier in the Stan

Fall Trip: Spend an Autumn Day on Block Island

By Dani Frank Block Island 40 Center Road Block Island, RI 02807 (800) 383 BIRI http://www.blockislandinfo.com/ Included as a member of the recognized “tri-state area” and the neighbor of such hotspots as New York City […]

11/12/2011

Photo Credit: Kindra Clineff of Connecticut Tourism Board

Greenwich Polo Club Brings Mallets, Chukkers and More Across the Pond

By Dani Frank Greenwich Polo Club 80 Field Point Road Greenwich, CT 06870 (203)-561-5821 http://www.greenwichpoloclub.com/ Pack a picnic lunch, grab a comfortable folding chair, and head to the great lawn for a real treat: taking […]

09/10/2011

Photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer.

Horses Ride Out Snow

At the University of Connecticut in Storrs, horses stood out in the snow near Horsebarn Hill, just off Route 195 Wednesday afternoon.

WTIC NewsTalk 1080–01/26/2011