News: Horse Canada

Lorraine Laframboise Loses House, Dogs, in Tragic Fire

First Responder Training Photo Receives Award

Equine journalist and photographer, Barbara Sheridan, received second place honours at the 2015 Canadian Farm Writers’ Federation (CFWF) Awards Banquet this past Sept 26th. Founded in 1955, CFWF serves the common interests of agricultural journalists, including reporters, editors and broadcasters read more

2015 Canadian Supreme Wrap Up

Exciting competition, a bigger pen to play in, and a fitting tribute were all part of the 2015 Canadian Supreme at Westerner Park in Red Deer. A highlight was the induction of long-time show announcer, Ron Anderson, into the Canadian read more

Tickets on Sale for the 2015 Royal Horse Show

Since its inception in 1922, the Royal Horse Show has delivered the very best in equestrian sport. The 2015 edition promises to set the bar even higher when the world’s best athletes and horses travel to downtown Toronto to compete read more

Ten-time Olympian Ian Millar won his record tenth Greenhawk Canadian Show Jumping Championship title at last year’s Royal Horse Show. Photo by Ben Radvanyi Photography

Stampede Seeks New Royal Trio

If you are ready for the experience of a lifetime as the Stampede Queen or Princess get your application in now! The 2016 Stampede Queen and Princesses deadline is, Friday, August 28, 2015. The competition for the 2016 Stampede Queen read more

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Annual Alberta Warmblood Sale Celebrates 21st Year

It started, as things often do, with the dream of a few and their steadfast dedication. 21 Years later, the Canadian Warmblood Horse Breeders Association Alberta Chapter’s Fall Classic Breeders Sale is the longest running warmblood sale on the continent. read more

"Jewels" - Lot 14 - yearling filly by dressage legend Totilas.

Study Seeks to Reduce Stress of Weaning

A study is currently being conducted at Plymouth University, led by Catherine Williams, on weaning methods in the equine industry. Williams said “Much research has been conducted in this area and, whilst many agree that the weaning process can be read more

Ontario Animal Health Network Launched

The Ontario Ministry of Agriculture, Food and Rural Affairs (OMAFRA) has partnered with the University of Guelph to create the Ontario Animal Health Network (OAHN). The purpose is to detect disease and other health issues early so that action can read more

Can Eye Wrinkles Reveal a Horse’s Emotional State?

At the recent International Society for Equitation Science Conference, a team of researchers from Switzerland, the United Kingdom and the United States, discussed a study they conducted which asked whether eye wrinkles in horses are caused by negative emotional states or read more

West Nile Virus in Sudbury, Ontario

On August 11, the Ontario Ministry of Agriculture, Food and Rural Affairs (OMAFRA) was notified of a positive test result for West Nile Virus (WNV) in a horse from the Sudbury area. The unvaccinated mare developed neurological signs which progressively read more

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