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Fire Prevention, Large Animal Rescue Training for First Responders

Equine Guelph has developed an excellent set of resources and facilitates training on fire prevention and large animal rescue for first responders.

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Poll Shows Majority of Canadians Oppose Horse Slaughter

The results of a recent poll show that two-thirds of Canadians are opposed to the slaughter and export of horses for human consumption.

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U.S. Passes Prevent All Soring Tactics (PAST) Act

In an important victory for Tennessee Walking Horses, the U.S. House of Representatives passed the Prevent All Soring Tactics (PAST) Act.

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45 Riders Will Contest the 11th Annual Mongol Derby

A total of 45 competitors from around the world will tackle the 11th annual Mongol Derby – the world’s longest horse race – this August.

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Intercity Insurance Is Now Known as CapriCMW Insurance Services Ltd.

Intercity Insurance Services Inc., a national leader in equine insurance and risk management announced its name change to CapriCMW Insurance Services Ltd.

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National Equine Biosurveillance Pilot Program Launched

Merck Animal Health recently launched its national Equine Biosurveillance Pilot Program to fill an unmet need for Canadian horse owners.

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Desert Ride makes Woodbine debut a winning one in Woodbine Oaks

Desert Ride circled the field to win the $500,000 Woodbine Oaks, the first leg of the Triple Tiara series, on Saturday at Woodbine.

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Equitation Science Conference Early Bird Deadline Extended

The early bird deadline for the 2019 International Society for Equitation Science conference is June 10. The conference will be held in Ontario in August.

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What Are Your Plans for 2019 National Horse Day?

Equestrian Canada and the provincial/territorial equestrian organizations invite all Canadians to take part in National Horse Day.

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Victoria Council Backs Off Proposed Horse-Drawn Carriage Ban

While Victoria, B.C. Councillor Ben Isitt reinitiated the call for a ban of horse-drawn carriages on city streets, backlash has caused him to back down.