Brittany Fraser-Beaulieu Named January 2018 Red Scarf Equestrian Dressage Athlete of the Month

Feb 21, 2018 Comments Off by Admin

Ottawa, ON, Feb. 21, 2018 – Equestrian Canada (EC) has named Brittany Fraser-Beaulieu of Saint Bruno, QC the January 2018 Red Scarf Equestrian Dressage Athlete of the Month based on the excellent scores she achieved during the third week of the Adequan Global Dressage Festival (AGDF), held Jan. 25-28 in Wellington, FL.
Fraser-Beaulieu received two scores [...]

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Can-Am All Breeds Equine Expo Returns to Markham, April 6-8, 2018

Feb 19, 2018 Comments Off by Admin

The Can-Am All Breeds Equine Expo has announced its return to the Markham Fairgrounds for the 2018 show! Eastern Canada’s premier equine event will take place April 6-8, 2018 bringing together thousands of horse lovers and industry partners all under one roof for a great weekend for everyone from the seasoned horse person to the [...]

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Canadian Dressage Athletes Continue Momentum at Adequan Global Dressage Festival 5

Feb 17, 2018 Comments Off

Ottawa, ON, Feb. 14, 2018 – Canadian dressage athletes had much to celebrate after continued momentum during the fifth week of the Adequan Global Dressage Festival (AGDF), held Feb. 7-11, 2018 in Wellington, FL.
Brittany Fraser-Beaulieu of Saint-Bruno, QC earned notable results in both the big and small tour. Her big tour highlight came in the [...]

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After 46 Years, Walnut Hill Farm Driving Competition Draws to a Close

Feb 09, 2018 No Comments

Organization announces that 2017 was last year for iconic annual event in Pittsford, NY Pittsford, NY—In 1972, a small group of avid carriage driving enthusiasts led by Bill and Sue Remley met at Mendon Ponds Park with 14 vehicles for a fun and competitive pleasure drive. In the span of more than four decades, this [...]

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Brock labour expert launches survey for workers in horse stables

Jan 30, 2018 Comments Off

If you work in Ontario’s equine industry, Brock University Labour Studies Professor Kendra Coulter wants to hear from you.
The internationally renowned expert on animals, work and humane jobs has launched the Work in Ontario Horse Stables Survey to learn more about the working conditions in the province’s equine sector.
“Compared to a number of European countries, [...]

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In Memoriam: Gordon “Tom” Michiel (1930-2018)

Jan 28, 2018 Comments Off

Ottawa, ON, Jan. 27, 2018 – Equestrian Canada (EC) extends heartfelt condolences to the family and friends of the late Gordon “Tom” Michiel, who passed away on Jan. 22, 2018, at the age of 87.
A lifelong equestrian, Michiel was widely celebrated for his contributions as a show jumping official. He was a constant presence on [...]

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In Memoriam: Monica Graham (1927–2018)

Jan 26, 2018 Comments Off

Ottawa, ON, Jan. 26, 2018 – Equestrian Canada (EC) extends heartfelt condolences to the family and friends of the late Monica “Nicky” Graham, who passed away peacefully on Jan. 11, 2018, at the age of 90.
Nicky married Pip Graham in London, GBR in 1953. Three years later, the young couple emigrated to Canada and bought [...]

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AGCO – Caution to Ontario horse racing participants

Jan 25, 2018 Comments Off

Confirmed case of EHV-1 at The Meadows, PA
The Alcohol and Gaming Commission of Ontario (AGCO) notes that the two barns in “The Meadows”  stable area remain under quarantine as a safety precaution after a case of Equine Herpes Virus-1 (EHV-1) was diagnosed.
Due to the report of this confirmed case, AGCO Senior Manager of Veterinary [...]

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American Horse Council’s 1st Quarter Webinar to Discuss ELD Mandate

Jan 25, 2018 Comments Off

(Washington, DC)- The American Horse Council (AHC) will host its 1st Quarter 2018 webinar on Monday, February 12th at 3:00 pm ET and will address the recent Electronic Logging Device (ELD) Mandate that has caused much confusion and a lot of questions throughout the equine industry.
“We have been getting quite a few phone calls and [...]

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2018 Winter Erin Equine Education Workshops

Jan 22, 2018 Comments Off

February 8th, 22nd and March 8th.
Join Equine Erin for three workshops focused on equine education.
$99/series or $35/class, plus hst. Register here for all three callses. Please call 519.216.4562 to confirm single workshop registration.
Proudly sponsored by the Town of Erin and Budson’s. Our equine series consists of three hands-on workshops that will provide practical tips new [...]

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