The Horsemen's Benevolent and Protective Association of Ontario
News & Updates: 2019
Memo to Members - AGCO Information Session
The Alcohol and Gaming Commission of Ontario (AGCO) recently released Thoroughbred Directive No. 1: Standards based race day medication ban.
Woodbine & HBPA Finalize 4-Year Agreement
Woodbine Entertainment and the Horsemen’s Benevolent Protective Association Of Ontario (HBPA) jointly announced today that both parties have ratified the new four-year agreement that was agreed. . .
Memo to Members - Contact Information
As many Owners and/or Trainers make their way back to Woodbine and Fort Erie for the start of the 2019 racing season, we ask all our members to provide us with your current contact information (m. . .
Upcoming Courses Equine Studies - Summer 2019 - Fall 2019
If you are responsible for a horse, it is important to stay current and always be open to learning! A pioneer in online equine education, Equine Guelph offers flexible programs for everyone.
Take our quiz: How will your horse’s risk of colic change this spring?
Guelph, ON April, 4, 2019 - Spring is the season of change. Unfortunately, horses aren’t great with change. Changes to a horse’s routine and diet can increase the risk of colic and are often . . .
Info Bulletin No. 70 – Ban on Race Day Medication: Introduction of a Stan. . .
The Alcohol and Gaming Commission of Ontario (AGCO) is implementing a ban on race day medications as of April 19, 2019 that will prohibit the administration of medications, drugs and substances t. . .
Horse Owners in Strong Attendance at Fire Prevention Education Opportunitie. . .
Guelph, ON March, 28, 2019 - Milton Fire Chief Dave Pratt recalls the fire at First line Training Centre in Milton, ON , Dec 21. The call came in the middle of the night, around 1:30 am. The scen. . .
Memo to Members - Important Industry Update March 2019
The Board of the HBPA of Ontario have been hearing concerns from many of our members about the first condition book and the implemented changes at Woodbine.