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Show Jumping Legend Oki Doki Passes Away

The owner of showjumping horse Oki Doki announces the passing of his much loved steed. The 14 year-old, bay Dutch bred gelding injured a tendon while competing in Cannes in June this year. The horse subsequently underwent surgery and recovered well.

Canadian Warmblood Stallion Licensing Tour

It is inspection time again. CWHBA judges, Canadian and International, will be traveling across Canada to evaluate stallion prospects. If you think your 2 year-old (or older) Warmblood stallion has what it takes to be breeding material we want to have

Equine Canada Seeks a Manager of Recreation

Ottawa, ON - Equine Canada is very pleased to announce that they are seeking an energetic, well organized professional to fill the newly created position of manager of recreation at the national office in Ottawa. The new, full-time position was created

Beth Underhill Withdraws from WEG Contention

Schomberg, ON - Canadian Olympian Beth Underhill of Schomberg, ON, has withdrawn from World Equestrian Games contention. Underhill and Top Gun had been named to the team that will represent Canada at two international events in Spain. The day before the

Eric Lamaze to Undergo Surgery =

Aachen, Germany – Olympic Champion Eric Lamaze of Schomberg, ON, will undergo surgery on his left foot on Tuesday, July 20. Lamaze, 42, broke a bone in his left foot while competing in the first round of the €350,000 Rolex

Stampede Deaths

Six horses died at the Calgary Stampede, held July 9-18, 2010, causing yet another public outcry to shut down the event. Two horses died of heart attacks, three were euthanized because of injuries and the cause of death for one

Is Your Horse Farm at Risk?

Guelph, ON – Live and online now, Equine Guelph’s new and improved Biosecurity Calculator, sponsored by Vétoquinol, is a tool designed for horse owners to generate a report that grades them on their biosecurity management practices on their farms. Today,