The Horsemen's Benevolent and Protective Association of Ontario
News & Updates
Equine Canada - Compounded Drugs use with Caution
In order to avoid positive tests, the Equine Canada Equine Medication Control Committee (EMCC) would like to remind all competitors, owners, grooms, trainers, etc. that compounded medications sho. . .
Stuart Slagle named Woodbine Racing Secretary
Woodbine Entertainment Group (WEG) today announced the hiring of Stuart Slagle as its new Thoroughbred Racing Secretary. Slagle, 47, is currently the Racing Secretary at Hastings Park. His appoin. . .
Race Track Chaplaincy of Canada thanks the HBPA of Ontario for 10 years of . . .
On Tuesday December 2nd the HBPA of Ontario was presented with a plaque from the Race Track Chaplaincy of Canada for their 10 years of contributions. President Sue Leslie along with HBPA director. . .
Woodbine's 2015 Stake Schedule
The Woodbine stakes schedule, unveiled today by the Woodbine Entertainment Group (WEG), is highlighted by the 156th running of The Queen's Plate. The 1 1/4-mile classic, which carries a $1 millio. . .
Canadian Horse Racing Hall of Fame Names Class of 2015
The Canadian Horse Racing Hall of Fame is pleased to announce its 2015 inductees. A total of 10 horses and people have been elected to the Hall of Fame.
Woodbine Racetrack Casino Public Consultation
The City of Toronto is looking for public input before making a decision on expanding gaming at Woodbine Racetrack. What do you want City Council to consider?
John Stapleton's reply to Martin Regg Cohn's column "Gambling on Horses has. . .
It’s hard to know if Toronto Star columnist Martin Regg Cohn is trying to use horse racing as a way to ‘spank’ the Provincial Liberal party. Maybe he is showcasing what he believes to be a . . .
Rick Cowan has stepped down from position of Chief Operating Office at Fort. . .
FORT ERIE, July 31st…After a successful five years with the Fort Erie Live Racing Consortium, Rick Cowan has made the difficult decision to step down from his position of Chief Operating Officer.