Articles - Horse-Canada

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Equine Herpes Myeloencephalopathy Confirmed in Ontario

A horse stabled at a facility in York Region has been diagnosed with equine herpes myeloencephalopathy (EHM) due to equine herpes virus-1 (EHV-1).

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Montreal Carriage Owners Offered Compensation for Horses

The Montreal SPCA has partnered with the City of Montreal to provide assistance to horse-drawn carriage owners when the industry becomes illegal in December

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More Alberta Horses Test Positive for Equine Infectious Anemia

Two horses, with no clinical signs of the disease, tested positive for Equine Infectious Anemia on a farm in Clear Hills County, Alberta.

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Prevent All Soring Tactics Act Re-introduced in the U.S.

U.S. Senators have re-introduced the Prevent All Soring Tactics Act, which would amend the Horse Protection Act of 1970 and end the practice of soring.

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A Positive Case of Strangles Has Been Reported in New Brunswick

The Equine Disease Communication Center has reported a positive case of Strangles in New Brunswick. The premises is now under quarantine as a result.

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16 Ways Equine Assisted Therapy is an Effective Intervention

Here are 16 different ways equine assisted therapy can be beneficial for people suffering from a variety of mental health issues.

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New Ontario Animal Cruelty Investigations Report Released

Animal cruelty enforcement expert Kendra Coulter has released a new report: A More Humane and Safer Ontario: The Future of Animal Cruelty Investigations.

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Equine Infectious Anemia Reported in Saskatchewan

A positive Equine Infectious Anemia result was confirmed by the CFIA for a horse located on a premises in the rural municipality of Big River, SK.

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Impressive Equestrian Facilities Win Canadian Farm Builder Awards

Two incredible equestrian facilities received top praise at the 2018 Canadian Farm Builder Association’s Builder Awards in Stratford, ON, on February 28th.

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New Sport-Related Concussion Guidelines Protect Athletes

Check out Canada’s new national sport-related concussion guidelines, which are designed to protect our national and next generation athletes.