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The Nomination Committee of Horse Council BC (HCBC) is seeking candidates to join the Executive Committee and the Board of Directors.

HCBC Seeks Members for Executive Committee and Board of Directors

The Nomination Committee of Horse Council BC (HCBC) is seeking candidates for the positions of Officer specializing in Coaching, Officer specializing in Competition and Officer in General for two year terms, and Secretary/Treasurer for a one year ter

The Irish Dressage team (l-r): Kate Dwyer, Heike Holstein, Milan Djordjevic (chef d’equipe), Judy Reynolds and Anna Merveldt, pictured in Rotterdam where they secured Olympic qualification for Tokyo 2020.

The Annual Gobi Desert Cup Kicks Off Next Week

In the heart of the Gobi Desert, Mongolia nomads from the last true horse culture in the world come together to train and condition the horses for the annual Gobi Desert Cup sponsored by TRM Nutrition. While some travel from thousands of kilometers a

The annual Gobi Desert Cup will be held from August 28 to September 6.

The Annual Gobi Desert Cup Kicks Off Next Week

In the heart of the Gobi Desert, Mongolia nomads from the last true horse culture in the world come together to train and condition the horses for the annual Gobi Desert Cup sponsored by TRM Nutrition. While some travel from thousands of kilometers a

Student Jenna Brandon files a horse’s teeth as Jean-Yin Tan oversees. Photo courtesy of Todd Korol/UCalgary

Calgary Vet Students Care for Tsuut’ina and Siksika First Nations Horses

A new rotation at the University of Calgary’s faculty of veterinary medicine is providing fourth-year students the chance to participate in hands-on equine care while engaging with Indigenous communities near the city. The two-week placement progra

Calgary Vet Students Care for Tsuut’ina and Siksika First Nations Horses

A new rotation at the University of Calgary’s faculty of veterinary medicine is providing fourth-year students the chance to participate in hands-on equine care while engaging with Indigenous communities near the city. The two-week placement progra

Vesicular Stomatitis has been reported in the U.S.

Vesicular Stomatitis Cases Reported in the United States

Findings of Vesicular Stomatitis (VS) have been reported in the United States in the following states*: Oklahoma (Date of Notification: July 29, 2019) Wyoming (Date of Notification: July 24, 2019) Colorado (Date of Notification: July 3, 2019) New Mex

Vesicular Stomatitis Cases Reported in the United States

Findings of Vesicular Stomatitis (VS) have been reported in the United States in the following states*: Oklahoma (Date of Notification: July 29, 2019) Wyoming (Date of Notification: July 24, 2019) Colorado (Date of Notification: July 3, 2019) New Mex

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Testing, testing

The University of Guelph is seeking Thoroughbred racehorses that have been diagnosed with front limb superficial digital flexor tendinitis, for a stem cell study.

Thoroughbreds Needed for Superficial Digital Flexor Tendinitis Study

A group of researchers from the Ontario Veterinary College at the University of Guelph is seeking Thoroughbred racehorses between two and six years old, that have been diagnosed with front limb superficial digital flexor tendinitis, for a stem cell t

Thoroughbreds Needed for Superficial Digital Flexor Tendinitis Study

A group of researchers from the Ontario Veterinary College at the University of Guelph is seeking Thoroughbred racehorses between two and six years old, that have been diagnosed with front limb superficial digital flexor tendinitis, for a stem cell t