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Equestrian Canada Response To FEI Statement Regarding Provisional Suspension Of Canadian Equestrian Team Athlete

Equestrian Canada Response To FEI Statement Regarding Provisional Suspension Of Canadian Equestrian Team Athlete

Nicole Walker is provisionally suspended from participating in FEI and Equestrian Canada (EC) sanctioned activities

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The Rider is Ontario's number one source for horse industry news and information both in print and online. 

The newspaper is in its 48th year of publication. The Rider has special English, Western, Quarter Horse and general sections having many columns written by industry leaders, a comprehensive coming events section, stable, stallion, and service directories, real estate ads and classifieds. The Rider covers all English and Western disciplines as well as Quarter Horse Racing, Driving and various other breeds and disciplines. The Rider is distributed through subscription, through the memberships of our official association partners and through almost 300 tack and feed stores. The Rider is also available as a digital edition. 

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Equestrian Canada Response To FEI Statement Regarding Provisional Suspension Of Canadian Equestrian Team Athlete

Equestrian Canada Response To FEI Statement Regarding Provisional Suspension Of Canadian Equestrian Team Athlete

Posted in Home Page articles, Equinestrian Canada

Nicole Walker is provisionally suspended from participating in FEI and Equestrian Canada (EC) sanctioned activities

Read more

Welcome To Barnmice Books!

Welcome To Barnmice Books!

Posted in Home Page articles

Archie Finds a New Home, the story of a little house mouse forced to move from his family’s over-crowded mouse hole in the farmhouse and finds a brand new home out in the barn.

Read more


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