The Horsemen's Benevolent and Protective Association of Ontario
News & Updates
Fire Prevention Initiative for Horse Farms
Equine Guelph is conducting a pilot program focusing on fire prevention on horse farms. The program involves a farm visit with Susan Raymond and a local fire prevention officer.
HBPA Draw for Reimbursement on denied 2017 Labour Market Applications
As the struggle to find experienced Canadian workers and the ongoing issues regarding Foreign Workers continues, the Board of HBPA of Ontario has decided to sponsor a draw to reimburse a select n. . .
Inquiring Minds Want to Know More About Biosecurity
Guelph, ON - Spring consists of more than just cleaning. There is much to do, planning ahead to maximize time spent with your horse and working towards your goals for the impending sunny months.
April's Issue of Thoroughbred Highlight
Opening Day at Woodbine started with steady rainfall drenching the horses and grooms who were schooling before the first race. The rain gave way to a sunny warm day by the start of the second rac. . .
Talkin' Horse Racing - Episode One Now Available
Jason Portuondo and Jennifer Morrison kick off the season with a look ahead to this year's Queen's Plate. ALSO: TOBA Ownership Seminar, Jen picks her Gems, we learn how groom Amanda Erwin started. . .
Large Animal Rescue Course Being Offered in Ontario
Don't let an emergency situation catch you off guard. Having basic training and the right tools at hand can allow you to handle an emergency with the clarity and logic required. Being prepared. . .
Notice from Woodbine - Key 2018 Dates
Key 2018 Dates: Back Stretch Opening, 2018 Thoroughbred Season Opening and Closing Dates. Additional Racing Opportunities for 2018
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. . .