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Hosts Needed for Large Animal Rescue Training Sessions

Farm & Food Care is currently seeking hosts for large animal rescue training sessions for first responders and emergency personnel.

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Take the New Animal Welfare Survey From Ontario Goverment

The Ontario Government has released a public survey and introduced a new temporary regulation in an effort to improve the animal welfare system.

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International Society for Equitation Science Conference Early Bird Deadline

The early bird deadline for the 2019 International Society for Equitation Science conference is fast approaching! It will be held in Guelph, August 19-21.

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Eventing Flag Rule Clarified Before Badminton, But Discontent Remains

The FEI has scrambled to clarify its new “missed flag” rule before Badminton’s cross-country, but discontent remains amongst riders and other stakeholders.

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Last Chance to Submit Equestrian Canada Rule Change Suggestions

The annual deadline to submit rule change suggestions for the 2020 Equestrian Canada Rules is coming up quickly on May 31, 2019.

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Ian Millar Launches Rookie Riders in Ontario School

Ian Millar launched Equestrian Canada’s Rookie Riders which will be included in the York Region District School Board’s PE-2-GO program in the fall of 2019.

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Equine Emergency Rescue & Disaster Response Survey

Researchers from Massey University in Zealand are conducting an international survey of emergency animal and disaster response volunteers and workers.

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Ninth Case of Equine Infectious Anemia Reported in Saskatchewan

A ninth positive Equine Infectious Anemia (EIA) result was confirmed for a horse located on a farm in the rural municipality of Meadow Lake, SK.

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Are Horses at Risk of Infection from New Ontario Tapeworm?

A tapeworm that can infect dogs and humans has shown up in Ontario, leaving horse owners wondering if their equine partners are also at risk.

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Eighth Case of Equine Infectious Anemia Reported in Saskatchewan

Yet another positive result for Equine Infectious Anemia has been confirmed by the CFIA’s national reference laboratory for a horse in Saskatchewan.