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Mane Event Comes to London, Ontario – May 12-14, 2017

May 09, 2017 Comments Off by Admin

Three days of equine knowledge, shopping for horse products, and equine entertainment!  Does this make you go, where, when and how do I get there?  If so, the Mane Event, Equine Education and Trade Fair is for you!  This expo is coming to the Western Fair District in London, Ontario May 12 – 14, 2017 [...]

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Legend Thomas L. Bishop Passed Away May 5, 2017

May 09, 2017 Comments Off by Admin

A true renaissance man, entrepreneur and one of a kind. He was born in 1938 into a family of Wild West Show performers. His father, enamored with the Buffalo Bill Wild West Show which he had seen in person in England, started his own show based in Ridgeville, ON starting in 1914. Tom grew up [...]

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96-year-old Female Equestrian Still Riding!

May 09, 2017 Comments Off

Funds from “Dinnie and Dooley’” Ride-a-thon on Mother’s Day weekend to support eating disorders
May 9, 2017, Toronto / London–One of Canada’s first female equestrians and international horse judge Dorinda (Dinnie) Greenway, age 96, will ride her retired Canadian Sport Horse Randule (Dooley) to raise funds for eating disorders on Saturday, May 13, 2017, Mother’s Day [...]

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Equestrian Canada Hosts Successful Para-Equestrian Classifiers Seminar

May 08, 2017 Comments Off

Ottawa, ON, May 8, 2017 – Equestrian Canada (EC) hosted a successful Para-Equestrian Classifiers Seminar at WindReach Farm in Ashburn, ON from April 22-23, 2017.
The purpose of the seminar was to provide information and education around the vital role of Para-Equestrian National Classifiers. The Seminar was led by course conductor and EC Para-Equestrian Committee member, [...]

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System Fencing Celebrates 30 Years

Apr 18, 2017 Comments Off

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 [...]

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Bobby Kerr Headlines 2017 Can-Am All Breeds Equine Expo

Feb 28, 2017 Comments Off

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 [...]

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The Mane Event Springs into London, ON May 12 – 14, 2017

Feb 14, 2017 Comments Off

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 [...]

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Important Statement from the Equestrian Canada Board of Directors

Feb 01, 2017 Comments Off

Equestrian Canada News Release February 1, 2017
The Equestrian Canada (EC) Board held an emergency meeting on Jan. 31, 2017 to discuss concerns expressed by EC volunteers and some members of the equestrian community, and to determine the next steps in addressing these concerns. The Board also confirmed their total confidence in the current leadership of [...]

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The 2017 Can-Am Equine Expo Returns to the Markham Fairgrounds

Jan 17, 2017 Comments Off

The Can-Am All Breeds Equine Expo is thrilled to announce its return to the Markham Fairgrounds for the 2017 show! Eastern Canada’s premier equine event will take place March 31, April 1-2, 2017 bringing together thousands of horse lovers and industry partners all under one roof for a great weekend for everyone from the seasoned [...]

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Interview with Kassidy Keith Equestrian About Life After High School

Jan 04, 2017 Comments Off

By Hayley Picard
Communications Manager, Queen Margaret’s School
After a successful competition year in 2015-16 and graduating from Queen Margaret’s School (QMS) in Duncan, BC, Kassidy Keith is now putting all of her life skills to the test, working to attain her dreams in the equestrian industry.
As she approaches the completion of her junior career, Kassidy took [...]

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