News: Horse Canada

Two More Horses Confirmed Positive for EEE

Two more euthanized horses have tested positive for Eastern Equine Encephalitis (EEE) in Ontario – one in Lanark County and the other in Frontenac County. There have been two suspected cases in Frontenac County which have been euthanized. If you

Western Trail Riding and Tourism Certification Program Postponed

Upon evaluation of the successful inaugural Trail Riding and Tourism Program pilot held in eastern Canada this summer, Equine Canada is temporarily postponing the second event to integrate insights gained by conducting the first pilot and will re-launch the program

Australian Sam Jones is Crowned 2014 Mongol Derby Winner

After eight days riding, 40-year-old Sam Jones, a mining operator from Australia, has won the 6th Mongol Derby, the world’s longest and toughest horse race in emphatic style. Jones was clearly the fastest rider on the course but couldn’t break

Sam Jones of Australia won the 2014 Mongol Derby.

The Practical Farm

  Horse-Canada.com is pleased to introduce our all new blog, The Practical Farm, which can be found at www.horse-canada.com/the-practical-farm. Industry experts, Dwayne and Kevin Job, know how to get things done on the farm. From advice on horse and land

David Marcus Finishes Second at CDI3* Verden

Canadian Olympian David Marcus scored a personal best to finish second to Steffen Peters of the United States in Grand Prix competition held August 9 at CDI3* Verden, Germany. Marcus is preparing to represent Canada at the upcoming Alltech FEI

David Marcus and Chrevi’s Capital placed second in the Grand Prix at CDI3* Verden, Germany, on July 9, scoring a personal best of 72.30%. 
Photo by © www.eurodressage.com

Equine Guelph Offers Growth and Development Online Course

When it comes to breeding the importance of sound management and health practices play a key role in building a solid foundation toward a horse’s future. Equine Guelph is pleased to offer its newly updated “Growth and Development” online course

Trail Riding and Tourism Certification Program Headed West

Fresh off the heels of the highly successful pilot launch delivered in Eastern Canada at the Broadleaf Guest Ranch, Equine Canada is thrilled to be able to announce another joint venture, this time in Canada’s west, with Holiday on Horseback

FEI Nations Cup™ Eventing: Germany Wins in Malmö, Sweden

August 4, 2014 – Sweden’s premier Eventing site at Malmö is proving a lucky venue for Germany. Having swept the medals table at last year’s FEI European Eventing Championships, Germany triumphed impressively in the sixth leg of the FEI Nations

Peter Thomsen, eventing team gold medalist at the 2008 and 2012 Olympic Games, rode Horseware’s Cayenne to individual second behind his team mate Andreas Dibowski for a German victory at leg six of the FEI Nations Cup™ Eventing in the unique Swedish seaside venue at Malmö. 
(Lotta Gyllensten/FEI)

Team USA wins Furusiyya Nations Cup in Gijon

August 2, 2014 – Team USA sensationally won their second Furusiyya FEI Nations Cup™ Jumping 2014 qualifier in 24 hours when adding the honours at the Europe Division 2 leg in Gijon, Spain to Aug. 1st’s Europe Division 1 victory

Ashlee Bond and Chela LS helped Team USA secure a sensational back-to-back Furusiyya FEI Nations Cup™ Jumping 2014 victory at the sixth leg of the Europe Division 2 series in Gijon, Spain. 
Photo: FEI/Herve Bonnaud.