Monthly Archives: January 2013

Strong rides by Canadians at 2013 World Dressage Masters

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By Shelley Higgins, MacMillan Photography & Media Services Fun in the sun and prize money too – both big incentives for our top Canadian riders to make the trip to compete at the 2013 World Dressage Masters in West Palm Beach, Florida, which took place from Jan. 24 – 26.   Competition in the World Dressage Masters was by invitation and consisted of two divisions: a CDI3* and a CDI5* with 100,000 Euros in prize money offered in the five-star division. The top two qualified…
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Woodbine Entertainment Group Reaches Agreement With Province

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Woodbine Entertainment Group (WEG) today confirmed that it has reached an agreement in principle with the Province which ensures the continuation of live horse racing at Woodbine and Mohawk Racetracks for the next two years. “This long-awaited agreement offers stability while WEG and our partners in horse racing work with government towards a long-term sustainability solution,” said Jim Lawson, Chairman of the Board of Directors of Woodbine Entertainment Group. “It’s clear to us that this is only a short-term fix, and sustainability can only be…
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Equine Guelph declares 2013 the year of colic prevention

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Equine Guelph is combating the number one killer of horses (other than old age!) with a new eWorkshop on colic prevention, March 11 to 24. This affordable online short course is designed to help horse owners understand colic and take preventative measures by following good stable management practices. At a cost of only $75 plus HST, this eWorkshop could translate into thousands of dollars of savings by helping horse owners avoid the nightmare of colic. Equine Guelph’s Colic Prevention eWorkshop will cover topics that will…
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Sign up for your FREE Health Flash

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  Equine Guelph is pleased to announce the introduction of Health Flash – a program of four seasonal health reminders to help the busy horse owner keep on top of the changes that affect their sector during the year. The program will also provide special alerts in case of disease outbreaks and comes complete with interactive games to test your seasonal savvy. “Health Flash will be a valuable tool to any horse owner as it provides very concise information to help keep on top of…
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Equine Guelph Launches New Education Page

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Equine Guelph would like to welcome everyone with an interest in horses to visit our new webpage of educational offerings. Whether you are looking for a fifteen minute interactive healthcare tool or a twelve week online course; there is an equine program ready to be discovered for every level of involvement. Equine Guelph has developed an approach to learning that encompasses the needs of the beginner through to the industry veteran, modeled on evidence-based research, industry input and technology. Not only are these programs the…
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