Cavalia Premieres Odysseo In Mississauga! Performances Begin June 2017

Dec 06, 2016 Comments Off by Admin

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MISSISSAUGA, ONTARIO (December 6, 2016) #OdysseoSAUGA – Following two very successful engagements in Toronto in 2012 and 2015, Odysseo by Cavalia returns to Ontario next summer with its debut run in Mississauga. The $30 million theatrical extravaganza that expands the definition of performance into an epic and soulful experience, will be [...]

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Equestrian Canada Goes Green: Passports to be Replaced by Digital Horse Recordings

Nov 30, 2016 Comments Off by Admin

Ottawa, ON, Nov. 29, 2016 – Equestrian Canada (EC) is going green for the 2017 competition season, replacing traditional EC Passports with a digital Horse Recording.
Following best practices used by other leading national federations, including the United States Equestrian Federation (USEF), on Dec. 19, 2016, EC will launch the new digital Horse Recording, and will [...]

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Olympic Athletes Speak Against Canadian Vote at FEI General Assembly

Nov 23, 2016 Comments Off

Brussels, Belgium –Members of the 2016 Canadian Olympic show jumping team have spoken against the vote cast by the Canadian delegation at the International Equestrian Federation (FEI) General Assembly held November 22, 2016, in Tokyo, Japan.
The FEI proposed changing the current Olympic format for equestrian sport to that of three-man teams with no drop score [...]

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Grey County woman convicted of animal cruelty banned from owning horses for 15 years

Nov 15, 2016 Comments Off

Grey County, ON (November 14, 2016) – A 26-year-old Dundalk woman, formerly of Meaford, has pleaded guilty to two counts of Animal Cruelty under the Ontario SPCA Act and has been banned from owning horses, ponies and donkeys for 15 years.
Lee-Anne Varley-Hutchinson pleaded guilty on November 9, 2016 to two counts under the Ontario SPCA [...]

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CFIA Approves GlobalVetLINK’s Electronic EIA Certification System

Nov 14, 2016 Comments Off

Ames, Iowa (November 14, 2016) – GlobalVetLINK (GVL®) announced today that its electronic Equine Infectious Anemia (EIA) certificate system, EquusLINK™, is now approved for use in Canada by the Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA).
“GVL worked closely with the CFIA to create an electronic EIA certification system for vets, laboratories and owners, which is now approved [...]

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New Cowboy Romance Novels from Harlequin

Nov 14, 2016 Comments Off

By Glenda Fordham.
Harlequin Books has four great new Western contemporary romance novels coming out in time for Christmas so if you’re looking for that special stocking stuffer for your avid reader loved one, here’s your chance to get a head start. All books are available direct from www.harlequin.com in audio book format, paperback or online [...]

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Kent Farrington Conquers ‘Big Ben’ Challenge at 2016 Royal Horse Show

Nov 14, 2016 Comments Off

Toronto, Ontario – U.S. Olympic team silver medalist Kent Farrington won the $75,000 GroupBy ‘Big Ben’ Challenge on Friday, November 11, to close out the CSI4*-W Royal Horse Show, held as part of the 94th Royal Agricultural Winter Fair in Toronto, ON.
In front of a sold-out crowd of more than 6,000 people, 21 riders challenged [...]

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Clean Sweep for Megan Lane & Caravella in Royal Invitational Dressage Cup

Nov 13, 2016 Comments Off

Toronto, ON, Nov. 10, 2016 – Canadian Olympian, Megan Lane of Loretto, ON, earned back-to-back wins to sweep the Royal Invitational Dressage Cup, presented by Butternut Ridge, held Nov. 9 and 10, 2016 at the Royal Horse Show in Toronto, ON.
Lane made her debut appearance at the Royal Horse Show with her Rio 2016 Olympic [...]

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McLain Ward Scores Victory in Longines FEI World Cup™ Jumping Toronto

Nov 12, 2016 Comments Off

Toronto, Ontario – Three-time U.S. Olympic medalist McLain Ward of Brewster, NY, claimed his fourth consecutive win in the $130,270 Longines FEI World Cup™ Jumping Toronto on Wednesday, November 9, at the CSI4*-W Royal Horse Show, held as part of the 94th Royal Agricultural Winter Fair in Toronto, ON.
Ward produced the only double clear effort [...]

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Darcy Hayes Claims $25,000 Knightwood Hunter Derby Victory

Nov 09, 2016 Comments Off

Toronto, Ontario – Darcy Hayes of Aurora, ON, and Say When topped the $25,000 Knightwood Hunter Derby on Tuesday, November 8, at the Royal Horse Show in Toronto, ON.
Hot off their victory in Sunday’s $15,000 Braeburn Farms Hunter Derby, Hayes and Say When returned to the Ricoh Coliseum on Tuesday as the final competitors, where [...]

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