Month: July 2014

MAAAX Equine Feed™ forage cubes offered exclusively to OEF members

Bruce Agra Dehy Inc. and the Ontario Equestrian Federation have formed a partnership to provide long-fiber forage cubes exclusively to OEF members for consistent year-round feeding. The product is supplied to OEF members under its divisional trademarked brand name, MAAAX Equine Feed.™ All MAAAX Equine Feed™ is grown in Southwestern Ontario and the long-fiber forage […]

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Coaches selected for Canadian Interprovincial Equestrian Championships

The Ontario Equestrian Federation is pleased to announce it has selected the discipline coaches and chef d’equipe who will lead Ontario’s Jumping, Reining and Dressage riders at the Canadian Interprovincial Equestrian Championships, which take place Oct. 3-5, 2014 in Blainville, QC. Named as Team Ontario Dressage coach and chef d’equipe is Krista Pollack of Stouffville, ON. […]

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Ontario Dressage rider Megan Lane Finishes in Top Ten at Aachen

Megan Lane of Loretto, ON enjoyed an impressive debut at the CHIO Aachen, considered by many to be the world’s most prestigious annual equestrian event, held from July 15-20 in Aachen, Germany.Riding Caravella, her own 13-year-old Canadian-bred Dutch Warmblood mare, Lane placed ninth in the CDI4* division after achieving a score of 70.460% in the […]

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New Health and Dental Program for OEF Members

This fall, the OEF will launch a new health and dental program, in association with the Ontario Federation of Agriculture, which will offer affordable insurance protection for members, their family and their employees. Through this new benefits program, OEF members are eligible for a wide range of flexible benefit programs to provide health and dental […]

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Horses Test Positive for Vesicular Stomatitis in Weld County, Colorado July 17, 2014

Horses have tested positive for vesicular stomatitis (VS) in Weld County, Colorado on July 17, 2014. Vesicular Stomatitis is a reportable disease as per the Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA), meaning that horse owners must immediately report the presence of any horse suspected of being affected by the disease. The disease causes blister-like lesions to […]

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Member Notice: 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 should be used with caution and only under the proper guidance and prescription of your veterinarian. The EMCC currently is reviewing a number of positive tests, which may […]

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