The Horsemen's Benevolent and Protective Association of Ontario
News & Updates: 2018
WEBINAR INVITATION: Long-Term Funding Agreement Information Session
The long-term Funding Agreement for Ontario's horse racing sector was announced on March 23, 2018. This webinar is an opportunity for you to hear details of the agreement, and to ask related que. . .
Vaccination – Don’t be Pokey about Making Your Plan
Now more than ever, we are aware of disease outbreaks with strong lines of communication keeping us up to date. A pivotal part of your sickness prevention plan includes a vaccination program. Onl. . .
Canadian Horse Racing Hall of Fame 2018 Ballot Announced
The Canadian Horse Racing Hall of Fame is pleased to announce its 2018 ballot. A total of 30 horses and people comprised of 15 Thoroughbred and 15 Standardbred candidates, have been selected to . . .
New Long Term Funding Agreement Promotes Opportunity for Racetracks and Breeders
Ontario is committing to a long-term funding agreement with the horse racing sector, supporting jobs in rural Ontario and strengthening local economies across the province. The new agreement will. . .
Gut Health & Colic Course for Racing Industry Hugely Successful
Colic is the number one killer of horses, other than old age, so knowing how to reduce the risk of colic and gut issues ranks very high (3rd in fact according to the 2016 Equine Guelph Horse Rac. . .
Horse Behaviour & Safety Online Course Students Learn to Speak Horse
– If you are planning a trip to France, it will enhance your experience to learn a little French. If you plan to ride a horse, it is only logical to learn to ‘speak horse’. Failing to learn. . .
Work in Ontario Horse Stables Survey
You are invited to participate in a research study. The purpose of this study is to better understand stable work in Ontario. There is a shortage of data about stable work and the equine industry. . .
Moving Ahead: Horse Racing Regulation in Ontario Health and Safety Working Group
In the spring of 2016, the AGCO launched Moving Ahead: Horse Racing Regulation in Ontario, a project directed at identifying and moving forward on reforms to the regulatory rules that govern hors. . .