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Fort Erie Racing

Sue Leslie, the President of the Horsemen’s Benevolent and Protective Association of Ontario (HBPA)) would like to assure horse people that racing is going forward for 2011. “Rumours circulating regarding racing are simply not true”, said Leslie, “the Fort Erie

Piroplasmosis Import Update

The Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA), which regulates all cross border shipment of animals from the U.S, has announced that all horses coming from Texas and New Mexico must be accompanied with an import permit. This move has been prompted

Jessica Kürten Parts Ways with Winning Mounts

Irish show jumper, Jessica Kürten, will no longer ride the horses owned by Lady Georgina Forbes. The reason for the split is not clear, although a rep for Kürten confirmed that Forbes no longer wishes for her horses to compete.

A Dozen Canadian Horseplayers Compete for $1-Million Purse

A dozen Canadian horseplayers are part of a field of 305 contestants competing in this weekend’s $1-million Daily Racing Form/NTRA National Handicapping Challenge (N.H.C.) at the Red Rock Casino, Resort and Spa in Las Vegas.   With a grand prize of

Ontario Stallion Awards Winners of 2010

The CTHS (Ontario Division) is pleased to announce the leading recipients of the TIP Stallion Awards program, representing the 44 stallions who received a total of $400,000 in awards based on the successes of their Ontario-sired progeny during the 2010

Liz Day 1954-2010

Elizabeth “Liz” Day of South Africa, Deputy Chair of Geographical Group IX, international judge in Dressage, Eventing and Para Dressage, and member of the management committee of the South African National Equestrian Federation (SANEF), passed away just before Christmas after