International & National

Simple ways for owners and handlers to protect horses from disease - The Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) in partnership with Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada (AAFC), Equine Canada and its equine sector organizations has developed a National Farm and Facility Level Biosecurity Standard for the Equine Sector.

On June 21, 2016, the FEI published the long lists (FEI nominated entries) of athletes and horses for the Rio 2016 Olympic and Paralympic Games.

Every June, we celebrate fathers and this year, we pay a special tribute to the horse show dads. Show dads are an extraordinary kind of father or father figure who deserve recognition this Father’s Day. Equestrians can count on these dads to be there in the stands, smiling and ready to catch every moment, big or little, on camera. To him, success isn’t measured by ribbons and awards, but by hard work, dedication and memories made along the way.

Study has implications for treatment of sarcoid tumours in horses and human cancers - College of Veterinary medicine, Cornell University

Celebrating the Annual Canadian National Arabian & Half-Arabian Championship Show - The Canadian National Arabian and Half-Arabian Championship Horse Show is returning to Brandon, Manitoba for the sixth year. Join the Arabian Horse Association (AHA) as they celebrate the beauty and versatility of Arabian & Half-Arabian horses, in Canadian style and flair.

Canadian Olympian Hawley Bennett-Awad, currently based in Temecula, California, announced on June 6, 2016 that she has acquired the three-star mare Jollybo from upper level rider Justine Dutton.

CSIO 4* BC Open - The Canadian Show Jumping Team earned a second place finish on home soil in the $128,400 Furusiyya FEI Nations Cup™ presented by Longines on June 3 at the CSIO 4* British Columbia Open in Langley, BC.





Saskatchewan Association of Veterinary Technologists' Conference