Articles - miscellaneous

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Q&A with FEI Steward and Judge Cesar Hirsch

Cesar Hirsh grew up riding and competing in Venezuela. After years as a show jumping athlete, Cesar decided to join the ranks of officialdom.

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No Stranger to Applause

A fourth World Cup Final is on the cards for California's Mandy Porter, who has more than just Plum Creek Hollow Farm's hotshot Con Capilot on her side.

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Striving for a Just World in Destitute Cambodia

Many would assume that the trip of a lifetime would involve a certain amount of opulence, but for JustWorld Ambassadors, Kevin Staut and Jane Tidball the slums of Phnom Penh held a greater attraction.

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Maritime Snowbirds

Phelan says spending the winter away from the frigid north in such a horse-friendly atmosphere helps her keep her skills sharp and her attitude positive.

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Horse Havens: Granting Second Chances

An inside look into how rescues operate and the adoption options for unwanted horses.

By: Liz Brown
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Pass Your Equine Canada Rider Tests, part 2

Part two on how to pass your Equine Canada, EC, Rider Tests with the help of Learn to Ride Programs. See part one for the introduction to this article.

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Humour: Hay Baron

Humour columnist Doug Breen considers a new career baling grass from golf courses and the side of the road and selling it for big bucks.

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Pass Your Equine Canada Tests, part 1

To pass your EC rider test you will need to buy the handbooks recommended for your level and type of riding, and you will need to take some lessons.

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From the Stable to the Table

Reporter Liz Brown takes us inside the Canadian horse meat industry, posing difficult questions and exposing hard truths.

By: Liz Brown
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The Chance: Helping Unwanted Horses

Ten-year-old Abbi Burton and fifteen-year-old Lacey Jo Edge live many miles apart and in different countries, but they share one thing in common - the desire to help unwanted horses.