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USDA Issues “Final Rule” on Soring

USDA Issues “Final Rule” on Soring

The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service (APHIS) announced a final rule on January 13th that includes changes that will help to protect horses from the cruel and inhumane practice known as soring and eliminate read more

2017 Equestrian Canada Rules Online Now

Equestrian Canada (EC) is pleased to announce that the online edition of the 2017 EC Rules are now available at 2017 EC Rules The 2017 EC Rules are available free of charge in a clean digital version, as well read more

Get Your FEI World Cup™ Finals Tickets

Single-Session tickets for the Longines FEI World Cup™ Jumping and FEI World Cup™ Dressage Finals Omaha 2017 will go on sale starting February 1st. All-Session tickets and VIP packages are currently available for the elite annual indoor championship for dressage read more

Women Win $75,000 Battle of the Sexes at WEF

The atmosphere in the International Arena at the Palm Beach International Equestrian Center (PBIEC) was charged with excitement Saturday night, as the women took victory over the men in the $75,000 Battle of the Sexes, presented by Wellington Regional Medical read more

The men and women's teams celebrate a great night with Mark and Katherine Bellissimo of Equestrian Sport Productions, Wellington Regional Medical Center COO Pam Tahan, Nick Sama, M.D., Chairman of the Department of Orthopedics, Robbin Lee, CEO, Adam Bromberg, M.D., Chairman of the Department of Emergency Services, and ringmaster Steve Rector. Photo by Sportfot,

Kentucky Horse Park Drops Bid for 2022 WEG

The Kentucky Horse Park Commission voted on Friday, Jan. 13th to withdraw from consideration for hosting the 2022 World Equestrian Games (WEG). Commission members expressed concerns regarding staging of the games and the potential conflict that hosting would create with read more

Comment on Proposed Animal Transport Law Changes

It was reported last fall that the Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) was undertaking a review of animal transportation regulations for the first time in 30 years. Changes have been drafted and are now available for review at this link. read more

More Horses Die During Dubai Endurance Rides

Four horse fatalities in three rides have put endurance organisers in Dubai under threat of further disaffiliation from FEI competition. Urgent meetings will take place in Dubai next week, where the FEI is expected to insist on tougher measures to read more

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