Monthly Archives: December 2014

Fill out the Equine Guelph research survey

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Equine Guelph and the University of Guelph are currently conducting a study, sponsored by OMAFRA, on the awareness of current research among members of Ontario’s horse industry.They will be exploring where members of the horse industry seek out horse care information and products, how they design their horse care or training practices, and whether any of the information they use comes from the University of Guelph and/or Equine Guelph. This research is being conducted in the hopes of evaluating and improving the communication between equine…
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Agribrands Purina protocol ensures feed safety

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In response to the Canadian Pari-Mutuel Agency (CPMA) recommendation regarding reducing the risk of feed contamination from Ractopamine by asking feed mills to produce a letter of guarantee about the safety of their products, Agribrands Purina is stepping forward with the following statement about its feed offer. Feed safety is the most important factor in our Purina feed quality program for horses. Agribrands Purina Canada, spares no efforts to meet or exceed the very high quality expectations our consumers have for the Purina feeds they…
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Winter Equestrian Festival Nations Cup Expression of Interest

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The Winter Equestrian Festival in Wellington, Florida will be hosting three additional Nations Cups this year for Young Riders, Juniors and Children, all to take place on Saturday, Feb. 28. Jump Canada’s goal is to enter a team, where possible, for each level: $10,000 FEI Young Riders Nations Cup 1.45M (16 – 21 years old) $2,500 FEI Junior Riders Nations Cup 1.35M (14 – 18 years old) FEI Children’s Nations Cup 1.20M (12 – 14 years old) Please click here for the Expression of Interest application form:…
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Pan Am Games tickets available now!

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Just in time for holiday gift giving, tickets for the TORONTO 2015 Pan Am Games are now being sold on a first-come, first-served basis! Now’s the time to get your tickets to be part of the Pan Am Games action. Sales in the early access period were strong, but great seats are still available for those who act soon. Equestrian Events – CAD$25 to CAD$75 Dressage: July 11, 12 and 14 Eventing: July 16-18 Jumping: July 21, 23 and 25 Ceremonies – CAD$90 to CAD$350…
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Endurance Canada Seeks Team Officials

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Endurance Canada is seeking candidates for a pool of Endurance Canada team officials for 2015 through to 2018 to support the athletes selected to participate on the Endurance Canada Team(s).The Team Official positions are chef d’équipe and assistant, team veterinarian and assistant, and technical advisor/coach. The Job descriptions and position requirements along with the selection process and application form are available on the Endurance Canada web page. The deadline for applying is December 29, 2014 at 4 p.m. EST.

2015 Canadian National Eventing Team Announced

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The Canadian Eventing Committee is pleased to announce the 2015 Canadian National Eventing Team. Short List The 2015 Short List is comprised of horse/rider combinations that have proven through their results at CCI/CCIO/CH 3 star and 4 star competitions within the time period designated under general regulations. They are successfully representing Canada in international competition as individuals and/or team members. The athletes are listed in alphabetical order: Rider/Hometown    Horse/Owner    Qualifying Competition Peter Barry Dunham, Que. Kilrodan Abbott Rider, Susan and Dylan Barry CCI 4* Rolex…
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Registrations Now Open for the Second Annual Dressage Canada Florida Fortnight

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Dressage Canada is again pleased to have the opportunity to present and host the Florida Fortnight event which will celebrate, develop and support our talented Canadian athletes, while also providing education and networking opportunities for officials, owners, sponsors and dressage enthusiasts. Back by popular demand, the second annual Florida Fortnight in Wellington, will run from January 25 through to Feb 3, 2015. The Fortnight is open to anyone. Come down to Florida, and bring your friends. There is lots to see in addition to the…
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2015 Equine Canada Director Election Call for Nominations

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Nominations open on Dec. 1, 2014 for the 2015 Equine Canada Director Election. Each year the Equine Canada Nominations Committee has the responsibility of presenting a slate of candidates to the membership for election to the organization’s Board of Directors. The Nominations Committee is composed of a chair who is appointed by the Board of Directors, and representatives from each of the three Division Councils (Sport, Recreation and Industry) and the Provincial Advisory Council. The Nominations Committee is seeking candidates with passion and drive to…
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