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H.O.P.E. Pilot Program Celebrates Successful Completion

Woodbine Entertainment Group (WEG) is pleased to announce the successful completion of the Horses Offering People Encouragement (HOPE) pilot project. “We are thrilled to see the inspiring outcomes of this program,” says Nick Eaves, WEG President and CEO. “WEG is

Stars Align for Jackpot Hi-5 Score

A quiet Wednesday evening at home playing the races turned into a celebration for 82-year-old Claude Isaacs after taking down Woodbine’s Jackpot Hi-5 for a bumper $235,983.30 score. A native of Sri Lanka, Isaacs emigrated to Canada in 1973 with

FEI Classics™: Klimke and Fox-Pitt share Dressage Lead at Pau

Two of the world’s most illustrious riders are sharing the lead after the Dressage phase at Les Etoiles de Pau (FRA), opening leg of the FEI Classics™ 2014/2015. Germany’s Ingrid Klimke, riding the 10-year-old Horseware Hale Bob, and William Fox-Pitt

Ingrid Klimke (GER) and Horseware Hale Bob, joint leaders with William Fox-Pitt (GBR) and Parklane Hawk after today's Dressage phase, are ready to take on tomorrow's Cross Country at Les Etoiles de Pau, the opening leg of the FEI Classics™ 2014/2015. Photo by Trevor Holt/FEI

Stay Safe And Make Friends On The Trail

Autumn is the perfect time to hit the trail for a relaxing ride, but keep in mind that cyclists, hikers and dog walkers are also out enjoying the fall colours and may not be familiar with horses. “I mentor a

Para-Equestrian Canada Video Competition Program

The Para-Equestrian Canada video competition deadline is November 15, 2014. There is no better way to develop your skills while seeing how you stack up against fellow para-equestrian riders from the comfort of your own barn. Get your entries in for

International Show Jumping Returns to the Heart of Calgary

The Inaugural Royal West Horse Show kicks off a brand new tradition this week bringing International Show Jumping back to the heart of downtown Calgary. The world-famous Calgary Stampede Park will host over 400 horses from around the world to

The Royal West Horse Show will take place October 23 - November 1 at the Agrium Western Event Centre.

Horse-Canada Article Wins OEF Media Award

The Horse Publications Group is proud to announce that Liz Brown has won an OEF Media Award for her article “Free Spirits,” which appeared in the March/April 2014 issue of Horse-Canada magazine. The article looked at the remaining wild herds in

Liz Brown has won an OEF Media Award for her article "Free Spirits," which appeared in the March/April 2014 issue of Horse-Canada magazine.