The following initiative has been launched by the Community Association for Riders with Disabilities to fulfill needs for their hard-working therapy horses.
Equine Guelph, based at the University of Guelph, has been recognized by EC as an international leader in promoting equine health, welfare and safety.
A & T Equestrian Centre in Surrey, BC, has joined other farms in offering an adoption/fostering program in order to feed and care for their 50+ horses.
While many are at home for the next few weeks, this is an ideal time to learn online and develop your own action plan and backup arrangements.
The situation that we are currently facing world-wide not only impacts people, but also our horses (and other animals) in our care.
The Kenyan Ministry of Agriculture has pulled the licenses of slaughterhouses effective immediately ‒ but not for the reasons you might expect.
How would equine industry members describe the welfare status of Canadian horses? A research team at the University of Guelph found out.
“Continuity and change in animal protection work and policy” was the topic presented by Dr. Kendra Coulter at the University of Guelph on January 22, 2020.
Dr. David Mellor, a leading animal welfare expert, looks at how bit use can impact equine breathing during exercise and what this means for equine welfare.
Colorado State University has broken ground on the Temple Grandin Equine Center, a facility named for its equally ground-breaking professor, Temple Grandin.