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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Diane Creech & Jill Irving Lead Canadian Contingent

Jan 19, 2018 Comments Off

Diane Creech & Jill Irving Lead Canadian Contingent at 2018 Adequan Global Dressage Festival Opener
Ottawa, ON, Jan. 17, 2018 – The 2018 season started on a high note for Canadian dressage athletes, with Diane Creech and Jill Irving leading the Canadian results during opening week of the Adequan Global Dressage Festival (AGDF), held Jan. 11-14, [...]

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Palm Beach Masters Establishes Hunter Harrison and Sue Grange Owners Awards

Jan 16, 2018 Comments Off

Trophies to be Presented to Owners of Winning Horses of the CP Palm Beach Masters Featured Classes
Wellington, Florida – January 11, 2018 – The CP Palm Beach Masters Presented by Sovaro® is proud to establish two new awards honoring Hunter Harrison and Sue Grange, two legendary figures in show jumping who passed away in 2017.
The [...]

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