News: Horse Canada

New Blog: A Real Western Challenge

Horse-Canada.com is pleased to welcome Pam Asheton, and her new blog, “A Real Western Challenge.” Asheton, of Cochrane, Alberta, was chosen to compete in the North American Horsewoman’s Challenge – one of three Canadian trainers accepted into the formerly all

It's All Good, shortly after arriving at his new home with Pam Asheton.

2014 Equine Canada Horse Day Drawing Contest Winners

Congratulations to the first place winners of the 2014 Horse Day Drawing Contest! Equine Canada had fantastic entries submitted from across the country to participate in the drawing contest that showcased their love for horses and demonstrated their passion for

Sapphire Passes Away

American rider McLain Ward’s talented two-time Olympic gold medal partner, Sapphire, has died. Ward posted this notice on his Facebook page today: “With a very heavy heart I have to share that Sara has passed away this morning due to

McLain Ward and Sapphire winning the inaugural Pfizer Million. (ESI Photography)

Canadian Eventing Team Named for WEG

The Equine Canada Canadian Eventing High Performance Committee has announced the names of the Canadian Eventing Team who will compete in the World Equestrian Games (WEG) in Normandy, FRA, August 28 – 31, 2014. Selected according to the qualification thresholds

Jessica Phoenix and A Little Romance will be part of the Canadian Eventing Team at WEG. (Photo courtesy Equine Canada)

The Trail Network Project

Equine Canada’s Recreation, Trails and Tourism Program is pleased to announce the team of experts conducting the new Trail Network Project that will be governed by the Canadian Trails Federation. Taking the next steps in creating a functional and efficient

In Memoriam: Jordan McDonald

Equine Canada has reported that Jordan McDonald, 30, suffered a fatal injury while competing at the Nunney International Horse Trials held at Southfield House, Whatley, Frome, Somerset, GBR, on Saturday, June 14, 2014. Born in British Columbia, Jordan McDonald resided

New Horse Health Check Barn Posters Available

Equine Guelph’s new Horse Health Check poster is an indispensable tool for any horse owner who wants to give the best possible care to their horse. This handy reference tool provides a quick and easy 16-point systematic method to check

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Certification for Equestrian Tourism Professionals

Equine Canada’s first national evaluation to certify professional Trail Leaders, Trail Riding Instructors, Guides and Evaluators will be held at Broadleaf Guest Ranch in New Brunswick, from June 11-13. Twenty-two people from eight different provinces will be travelling east hoping