The goal of Equestrian Canada’s new Canadian Equine Identification Program (CEIP) is to create an equine identification system that will act as the first step in the development of a future full-scale equine traceability system.

Read the CEIP Phase 1 Overview in full here.

Questions, comments and feedback can be submitted by email to EC Manager of Welfare and Identification, Kristy House at by Nov. 4, 2019.

In addition, an Equine ID Town Hall will be hosted on Nov. 3 during the 2019 EC Convention, where House and Doug Orr, EC Vice President and Chair of the EC Equine Health & Welfare Committee, will lead a question and comment period to solicit further feedback. To find out more about the 2019 EC Convention and register, visit