Horse Industry

Female Jockeys good As Males, female jockey vs male jockey, Vanessa Cashmore, female horse jockeys, Gemma Tutty, nick rust, Mark Andrews, Equine Science

The performance of female jockeys is equal that of their male counterparts, suggests a study carried out at the University of Liverpool Management School. Using detailed analysis techniques on data from British Thoroughbred racing, the study suggests that, once the quality of the horses they are riding is factored in, the performance of female jockeys is essentially no better or worse than that of male jockeys.

Retraining Thoroughbreds, new careers Thoroughbreds, Barbara Sheridan Equine Guelph, Garry Westergaard, Priscilla Clark Tranquility Farm, thoroughbred career change, Jocelyn Inglehart, Wendy Muir, Jane Avril

Three-year-old Daisy had done relatively well at Hastings Racecourse in Vancouver, BC. She had won her first race that season, and had placed in many others. When she came home that fall, we decided to breed her. She would have some downtime before going off to the stud farm in early spring. But over the winter, I realized our smart, high-strung filly would need some retraining to reinforce basic manners not only for safe handling, but for her future as a pleasure riding horse.

Racetrack Outrider Horses, Rachel Alexandra, Janice Lea Rocky Mountain House, Racetrack Outrider equine, Century Downs Racetrack, horse jobs Racetrack Outrider Horses

Job Description: Racetrack outriders and their horses provide the valuable service of helping to maintain a safe environment during workouts and live racing.

Draft horses, horses harvesting ocean, horse jobs, horses harvested sea plants, North Atlantic Organics

Job Description: Draft horses guided by riders pull baskets through the surf to harvest sea plants from ocean beaches. Did you know that on the east coast of Canada, horses pull baskets through the surf to harvest sea plants from ocean beaches?

Equestrian Canada, Equine Canada, Canadian horse industry, Canada’s Horse Industry, Canadian Horse Industry Profile Study, Roz Moskovits, Howard Jackson, Les Burwash, Sabine Schleese, April Ray Peterson, changing canadian horse industry

In 2010, the Canadian Horse Industry Profile Study was undertaken by Equestrian Canada (formerly Equine Canada). The mandate was to define the state of the industry at that time, the issues that could direct its future.

Carriage Horses, Tally-Ho Carriage Tours, Anton Henderson, Robert Carriages Inc., Donna Friedlander, horse jobs, equine jobs

Job Description: One or more horses, usually of the draft breeds, pull a wheeled vehicle designed for comfortable or elegant passenger transport.

horses jobs, equine jobs, dray horse, Drayhorse Shires, draft horse, draught horse, Percherons, Connemaras

Job Description: These large, powerful draft horses are used to pulling heavy loads.

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