The Horsemen's Benevolent and Protective Association of Ontario
News & Updates: 2020
Reminder Racing Night Live Tonight at 6:00pm
Hello Members, Just a reminder tonight is Racing Night Live on TSN3 starting at 6pm to 8pm. The two-hour show highlights Thoroughbred and Standardbred live racing at Woodbine and Woodbine-Mohawk . . .
Innovative Research on Equine Lameness & Equine Conditioning Tips
Guelph, ON June 10, 2020 - Could biologic therapies be the future for treating joint disease? Ontario Veterinary College researcher, Dr. Mark Hurtig and his team are investigating novel new metho. . .
Memo to Members: Important Industry Update for June 11, 2020
TSN – RACING NIGHT LIVE: Tonight, is the inauguration of Racing Night Live on TSN. For the next 13 weeks (June 11th to September 3rd) every Thursday night from 6:00pm to 8:00pm on TSN4, TSN5, T. . .
Woodbine Racetrack releases protocols for Thoroughbred racing operations
Woodbine Entertainment released its Phase 1 protocols applicable for all Thoroughbred racing operations at Woodbine Racetrack, effective Saturday, June 6 until further notice. All racing particip. . .
TEMPORARY CHANGE TO THE PROCESS TO ADD A HORSE TO THE EIPH PROGRAM IN ONTARIO
As the industry prepares for the resumption of racing, the AGCO would like to provide an update to trainers, assistant trainers, owners and veterinarians looking to add a horse to the Exercise In. . .
AGCO Concussion and Urging Education Sessions May 29 & June 5
The Alcohol and Gaming Commission of Ontario (AGCO) is implementing a revised concussion protocol and urging provisions for the 2020 racing season at Fort Erie, Woodbine and Ajax Downs Racetracks.
Memo to Members: Important Industry Update May 19 2020
CLENBUTEROL: As we get closer to the start of racing, the HBPA want to remind Trainers of the CPMA’s Elimination Guideline change to Clenbuterol from 7 days to 28 days. As always, we strongly r. . .
20 Confirmed EHV-1 Cases at Woodbine Racetrack: Additional Testing & Contai. . .
The Alcohol and Gaming Commission of Ontario (AGCO) continues to monitor cases of the neurotropic strain of EHV-1 present at Woodbine Racetrack. On May 17, the AGCO reported two thoroughbred hors. . .