Jump Canada Invites Hall of Fame Nominations

May 23, 2011 Comments Off

Ottawa, Ontario – Jump Canada is calling for nominations for induction to the Hall of Fame.  The Sixth Annual Jump Canada Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony and Gala, presented by BMO Financial Group, will be held as part of a black-tie gala on Sunday, November 6, 2011, in Toronto, ON.
Current categories recognized by the Jump [...]

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Neurotropic Equine Herpes Virus -1 Status Update

May 23, 2011 Comments Off

Ottawa, ON — Equine Canada’s Health and Welfare Committee is notifying horse owners that Neurotropic Equine Herpes Virus-1 (nEHV-1) has been reported in horses in the United States, with confirmed cases in Alberta (1) and suspected cases British Columbia (3).  This is the neurological strain of Equine Herpes Virus 1 (EHV 1). Outbreaks of nEHV-1 [...]

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Neurotropic Equine Herpes Virus -1 Reported in the United States and Canada

May 18, 2011 Comments Off

Ottawa, ON — Equine Canada’s Health and Welfare Committee is notifying horse owners that Neurotropic Equine Herpes Virus-1 (nEHV-1) has been reported in horses in the United States, with confirmed cases in Alberta (1) and British Columbia (3).  This is the neurological strain of Equine Herpes Virus 1 (EHV 1). Outbreaks of nEHV-1 are contagious [...]

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Show Jumping Returns to St. Lazare, Quebec

May 18, 2011 Comments Off

St. Lazare, Quebec – The 37th annual Pépinière and St. Lazare Horse Shows will be held May 18-22 and May 25-29 in St. Lazare, QC, with a record number of participants.
Opening week, Concours Hippique de Pépinière, will feature the Pépinière Grand Prix, Presented by Sandridge Saddlery and System Fencing, which will act as a qualifier [...]

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Equine Canada Announces Passing of Key West

May 17, 2011 Comments Off

Equine Canada Announces Passing of Key West

Ottawa, ON—Equine Canada announces the loss of 2011 Dressage Canada Long Listed horse and declared 2011 Pan American Games mount for Tom Dvorak, Key West, an 11-year-old bay Trakehner gelding. Equine Canada extends its deepest condolences to Key West’s owners, riders, friends and fans.
Please find below a statement [...]

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PASSION COMES TO LIFE AT VANNER FAIR

May 13, 2011 Comments Off

Saturday, September 24, 2011, Deerfields Stables Country Inn, Caledon, ON
Caledon, ON – Deerfields Stables Country Inn, just outside the Village of Palgrave in Caledon, will play host to North America’s first ever ‘Vanner Fair’ with breeders, owners and trainers trekking from the far reaches of both countries to participate in demonstrations, competition, sales promotion and the good [...]

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Full Menu of Equestrian Events at 151st Caledon Fair

May 12, 2011 Comments Off

Caledon, ON – Visitors to the 151st annual Caledon Fair, June 10th through 12th at the Caledon Fairgrounds, will be treated to a full menu of all things equestrian with demonstrations and competitions for all breeds, sizes and styles of riding and carriage driving.
Saturday’s schedule is jam-packed with Pony Club Games, jumping competitions including the [...]

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CTHS Announces the 2010 Breeder of the Year and Mint Julep Cup Recipients For its 29th Annual Awards

May 11, 2011 Comments Off

Rexdale, ON – May 10, 2011 – The CTHS (Ontario Division) is pleased to announce that the 29th Annual Awards, honouring the Ontario-Bred champions of 2010, will take place on Saturday, June 4, 2011 at Copper Creek Golf Club in Kleinburg, Ontario.
The event will honour Dom Romeo’s Terra Farms Ltd. as the 2010 Breeder of [...]

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Greenhawk Whitby supports WindReach Farm With ‘Loonie Shoes for Love’!

May 10, 2011 Comments Off

On Monday May 16, volunteers and riding participants of the WindReach Farm Therapeutic Riding Program will visit Greenhawk Whitby at 4 pm to thank them for the ‘Loonie Shoes for Love’  fundraising campaign! During May, Greenhawk Whitby is selling ‘Lucky Horseshoes’ to customers. Funds raised by the store will be used to help deliver the [...]

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Jane Savoie Clinics are a Must-See for All Riders

May 06, 2011 Comments Off

Jane Savoie is an Olympic dressage coach, instructor and clinician extraordinaire. Although she is best known in the dressage world, Jane’s knowledge and expertise can apply to all types of riding — including yours.
“If you ride a horse, you can learn from these topics,” says Savoie. “The responses that we see from horses in the [...]

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