News: Horse Sport

Australia’s Own Horse Leads the Way at Adelaide

The Australian Stock horse is known as “the breed for every need” and Jessica Manson’s grey gelding, Legal Star, came to the fore when needed today on cross country at the FEI Classics™ in Adelaide. The 13-year-old Stock Horse Thoroughbred

Jessica Manson leads after the Cross Country phase of FEI Classics™ at the Australian International 3 Day Event in Adelaide with Legal Star. Photo by Julie Wilson/FEI

‘A Royal Canadian Evening’ Raises More Funds for C-DAAP

The inaugural ‘A Royal Canadian Evening’, held November 6th at the historic Casa Loma in the heart of Toronto, proved to be an extremely successful fundraising event for the Canadian Dressage Athlete Assistance Program (C-DAAP). Canadian astronaut Commander Chris Hadfield

FEI Group IV Chairman Mark Samuel placed the winning bid on the Canadian-made Norman guitar auctioned off by keynote speaker, Canadian astronaut Commander Chris Hadfield, to benefit C-DAAP. Photo by One Shot George

College of Veterinarians Revises Rabies Policy

The College of Veterinarians of Ontario has revised its policy document which facilitates the administration of the rabies vaccine to as many animals as possible. “The College recognizes that the vaccination of animals against rabies is an important public health

Australian International 3 Day Event

Adelaide’s Olympian Megan Jones produced the winning test for the dressage phase of the FEI Classics™ series at the Australian International 3 Day Event in Adelaide with Kirby Park Allofasudden, slowly worked back into peak fitness after injury kept him

Megan Jones is in the lead after the dressage phase of FEI Classics™ at the Australian International 3 Day Event in Adelaide with Kirby Park Allofasudden. Photo by Julie Wilson/FEI

Drugs and Your Horse The Dangers of Medicating

In the management of horse health, injuries and disease, conscientious horse owners would never put their horse at risk; however, improper use of some commonly administered equine drugs can impact the health and safety of our horses more than we

Improper use of some commonly administered equine drugs can impact the health and safety of our horses. Photo by Barbara Sheridan

Back-to-Back Wins for McLain Ward at the Royal

McLain Ward (Brewster, NY) considers The Royal Horse Show a “great home away from home” and it’s no wonder, as he has become more than comfortable in the winner’s circle here year after year. The Olympic double gold-medalist won the

McLain Ward made it back-to-back wins with Rothchild in the $100,000 Hickstead FEI World CupTM Grand Prix, Presented by Hudson’s Bay, tonight, at the CSI4*-W Toronto, the Royal Horse Show. Photo by BenRadvanyi.com

2014 Jump Canada Owner of the Year

The Watermark Group, the owner of Showgirl ridden by Yann Candele, has been named the Jump Canada Owner of the Year for 2014. In the fall of 2013, Albro Creek Farm, Artisan Farms LLC, John Edwards, Eric Lamaze and Uplands

The Watermark Group was named the Jump Canada Owner of the Year for 2014. (left to right Left to right -- Karen Hendry-Ouellette, Manager Jumping; Jennifer Rogers and Deborah Roy, members of the Watermark Group; and John Taylor, Chair Jump Canada). Photo by Cealy Tetley