New transport regulations drive changes to online awareness and education training series - The Horse Welfare Alliance of Canada (HWAC) has launched an updated version of our online training program for equine owners, caregivers, industry professionals, and general horse enthusiasts. First released in April 2020 with the goal of keeping horses safe and healthy, the free educational series is structured around the Code of Practice for the Care and Handling of Equines (the Code).
Canada’s farmland market remained strong and stable during a year marked by economic turbulence caused by the COVID-19 pandemic, according to the latest Farm Credit Canada (FCC) Farmland Values Report.
Saskatchewan horse racing community in shock - On March 12, 2021 Prairieland Park in Saskatoon, SK announced the permanent cancellation of Thoroughbred racing at Marquis Downs. At the same time, Prairieland confirmed partnership talks with Professional Soccer League.
Amy Millar Delivers Double Clear Performance for Canada - The Canadian Show Jumping Team finished fifth in the $150,000 CSIO 4* Nations Cup, presented by Premier Equestrian, held March 5, 2021, at the Winter Equestrian Festival in Wellington, FL.
The term “para” means parallel and para-equestrian refers to equestrian sport for riders who have a disability. Para-Dressage is a Paralympic sport and Canada has a strong team competing on the world stage.