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Spruce Meadows “National” Saturday

Calgary, AB – What can’t two-time Olympic Gold medalist American Beezie Madden do?  A year after a spectacular crash on her mare Prima, the pair returned to the Spruce Meadows International Ring for the TransCanada Parcours de Chasse. The course

Texas A&M Veterinary Researchers Achieve Cloning First

College Station, TX – Researchers at Texas A&M University College of Veterinary Medicine & Biomedical Sciences have achieved another cloning first with the successful delivery of a foal using oocytes from a live mare, the first such clone in the world. The

Churchill Downs to Host 2011 Breeders’ Cup World Championships

Louisville, Ky - For the first time in its history the Breeders’ Cup World Championships will be held at Churchill Downs, Inc. (“CDI”) in consecutive years as officials from Breeders’ Cup Ltd., Churchill Downs and Commonwealth of Kentucky Governor Steve Beshear

Toronto Saddles Up for 2nd Annual Horse Day

Come out and celebrate the 2nd Annual Toronto Horse Day which is taking place on June 12, 2010 at the Horse Palace, Exhbition Place, Toronto, ON. The Ontario Equestrian Federation (OEF), the Riding Academy at the Horse Palace, Greenhawk Harness

GCT of France, Cannes – Day One

Kamal Bahamdan, who is a business man with only two horses, won the opening speed class at Cannes with his good mare Pinochetta. The pair also scored in a similar class at Valencia last year but Kamal was still thrilled

Spruce Meadows National Tournament Day 2

Calgary, AB - The second night of the Spruce Meadows “National” Tournament was just as good as the first for Canada’s Eric Lamaze.  Even in the rain the Olympic champ shone with his mare Take Off. The course for the Prairie

CBC & Spruce Meadows Announce 2 Year Broadcast Agreement

CBC and Spruce Meadows today announced a two-year broadcast agreement, continuing a long tradition of partnership and ensuring that Canadians continue to see the best in world-class show jumping on CBC. “Spruce Meadows’ is a Canadian jewel and the tournaments

Massa Stud Grand Prix CDI***** in Cannes

The nice thing about dressage riders is that they take care of their horses themselves after the show. Before asking about Isabell Werth’s impressions of the Massa Stud Grand Prix, one had to wait until Warum Nicht had taken his

Spruce Meadows National Tournament Day 1

Calgary, AB - The conditions weren’t perfect for first day competitions in the Spruce Meadows International Ring but a little rain never stopped Canadian Eric Lamaze.  With the Enbridge Cup on the line the Olympic Champion proved he has what it