The Horsemen's Benevolent and Protective Association of Ontario
News & Updates
CPMA has added Buprenorphine to the Schedule of Drugs
Please be advised that the regulatory amendment to add the drug buprenorphine to the Schedule to the Pari-Mutuel Betting Supervision Regulations has been finalized. The Canadian Pari-Mutuel Agenc. . .
2015 Pan Am Horse events
From July 10–26, 2015, Toronto will be the home of the Pan American Games! Over 7,500 athletes from 41 countries and territories will compete in 36 Pan Am sports at more than 30 venues located . . .
Meet your candidates for the hbpa board of directors election
The 2015 HBPA Board of Director's election is fast approaching. Meet the Candidates of those Owners and Trainer's wishing to represent you the horsepeople. Election day is Friday September 4, so . . .
Off To the Races with Infection Control
Since launching last month, the word has been spread far and wide about newly available infection control resources from Equine Guelph. 4,000 USB sticks packed with information on how to prevent. . .
Racing's Double Edge Sword: Distinguishing a Positive from a False Positive
Positive: Post-race detection and confirmation of a chemical substance found in a horse’s blood/urine capable of effecting the performance.
The Jockey Club of Canada Announces 2015 Sovereign Award Finalists
The Jockey Club of Canada will host the 41st Annual Sovereign Awards Ceremony to honour the Canadian Champions of 2015 and to celebrate Thoroughbred racing in Canada on Friday, April 8, 2016 at W. . .
Clarification on the changes in the CPMA Elimination Guidelines 2016 booklet
As mentioned in the CPMA memorandum of January 20th, 2016, the recently released Elimination Guidelines 2016 booklet contains several modifications from previous editions of the booklet. The inte. . .
Groom Elite Program takes off at Woodbine Racetrack
They seem rather an unlikely band of confederates; four ponies of modest means in cahoots with 17 people with high hopes; learning, laughing, talking, dreaming — and a mouse scurrying for the n. . .