Guelph – ON Spring is the epitome of change. It is common knowledge that the horses gut does not cope well with quick change. One documented study states 42% of colic cases had an environmental change one week prior to the incident (Malamed et al 2012). Equine Guelph’s free healthcare tool, The Colic Risk [...]
Written by: Amelia Jaggard
This spring System Fencing is celebrating 30 years in the business. System Fencing is an industry leader in North America in providing a variety of equine products ranging from complete stall systems to horse fencing. At System Fencing horse people can shop for all of their equipment and accessory needs in one [...]
Guelph, ON – Equine Guelph is hosting two upcoming hands-on clinics with internationally recognized instructor Dr. Rebecca Gimenez of Technical Large Animal Emergency Rescue Inc. (TLAER). The first offering, Tuesday April 25 and Wednesday April 26, 2017, at Mohawk Racetrack will be open to the general public and will be of particular interest to those [...]
March 3, 2017 -A new document has been released to help provide support and important information on care standards for those involved in equine rescue, retirement and adoption/rehoming facilities in the province of Ontario.
The document, “Ontario Care Guidelines for Equine Rescue, Retirement and Adoption/Rehoming Facilities” has been developed by a working committee composed of several [...]
When they hear the phrase “Can-Am” horse enthusiasts throughout southern Ontario and adjacent regions in the United States immediately think of the great equine extravaganza that takes place every year in early spring. Scheduled this year for March 31 to April 2 at the historic Markham Fairgrounds, the Can-Am All-Breed Equine Expo draws together [...]
Ocala, Florida – The Canadian Show Jumping Team comprised of Tiffany Foster of North Vancouver, BC, Elizabeth Gingras of Edmonton, AB, Amy Millar of Perth, ON, and her father, ten-time Olympian Ian Millar, also of Perth, ON, placed third in the $100,000 FEI Nations Cup held at HITS Post Time Farm in Ocala, FL, on [...]
February 17th 2017 – Veterinary Update Animal Health and Welfare Branch/Office of the Chief Veterinarian for Ontario, Ontario Ministry of Agriculture, Food and Rural Affairs
The Ontario Ministry of Agriculture, Food and Rural Affairs (OMAFRA) has been notified of two confirmed cases of Equine Herpes Myeloencephalopathy (EHM), caused by equine herpes virus 1 (EHV-1).The horses from [...]
Come watch, ride and learn!
Equine owners, riders and enthusiasts will enjoy three days of everything horse when the Mane Event, Equine Education and Trade Fair comes to the Western Fair District Metroland Media Agriplex, in London, Ontario May 12 – 14, 2017. With over 85 hours of equine education in the form of [...]