The Horsemen's Benevolent and Protective Association of Ontario
News & Updates: 2020
Memo to Members: Important COVID-19 Update
CANADIAN GOVERNMENTS MANDATORY QUARANTINE: Earlier today, Canadian Health Minister Patty Hajdu announced mandatory quarantine for ALL travellers arriving to Canada. Those travellers arriving to P. . .
Canadian Horse Racing Hall of Fame 2020 Ballot Announced
The Canadian Horse Racing Hall of Fame is pleased to announce its 2020 ballot. A total of 30 people and horses comprised of 15 Thoroughbred and 15 Standardbred candidates, have been selected to . . .
COVID-19 update for Horsepeople (Fort Erie)
As we get closer to the start of our racing season at Fort Erie Race Track, we are navigating the complexities of the COVID-19 outbreak. The Fort Erie Live Racing Consortium and the HBPA would li. . .
IMPORTANT UPDATE FOR WOODBINE THOROUGHBRED HORSEPOPLE
Considering today’s news that the Government of Ontario is mandating that all non-essential businesses be closed by 11:59 p.m. on Tuesday, March 24th, we are making immediate changes to the Woo. . .
We have received numerous questions about when horses should be shipped-in to Woodbine. We appreciate the uncertainty and commit that our main focus is helping the Woodbine Horseperson Community.
IMPORTANT UPDATE FOR HORSEPEOPLE RETURNING/COMING TO TORONTO
Woodbine Entertainment is doing everything we can to keep the people on the backstretch healthy from our horse people to our essential staff running the training operations. Woodbine are respecti. . .
Addition of Altrenogest, Grapiprant, and Lubabegron to the Schedule of Proh. . .
In consultation with its Drug Advisory Committee, the Canadian Pari‐Mutuel Agency (CPMA) has officially added the following drugs to section 1 of the Schedule to the Pari‐Mutuel Betting Super. . .
(COVID-19) BACKSTRETCH POLICY
ANYONE RETURNING TO CANADA FROM THE UNITED STATES OR INTERNATIONAL DESTINATIONS MUST GO INTO SELF ISOLATION FOR 14 DAYS.