Articles - equine ownership

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Competition Day Medications – What Can I Give My Horse?

Equestrian Canada’s Equine Medication Control Committee answers your questions on the EC Equine Medication Control program.

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Horse Shopping Tips: How to Choose the Best Horse for You

Owning a horse is a huge commitment, and selecting the right partner is not a decision to be taken lightly. Take our advice to avoid buyer’s remorse.

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Global Warning: Climate Change and Horse Ownership

While there is plenty of debate over climate change, it’s important to understand how climate shifts can affect the health and safety of your horses.

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The Fine Print

If you're planning to build on your property, it's important to research things like permits, insurance and guarantees before you break ground.

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How Climate Change Affects Horse Health

With temperatures trending higher and an increase in natural disasters and crop-threatening droughts, climate change is concerning for horse owners.

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How Much Land do you Need to House Horses?

Get advice on planning an equestrian facility, from the site location and building specs to the number of horses you can keep on your property.

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What is the Best Type of Wood Fence for Horses?

Dwayne Job of System Fencing Ltd. discusses the different types of wood that can be used for horse fencing, and the associated costs of each kind.

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Rescue and Reality

Taking on the rescue challenge of adopting and retraining a horse that has suffered neglect or abuse can be immensely rewarding.

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Exit Strategies

What are your legal rights regarding leaving a stable, breaking a horse lease, or switching trainers? Keep reading to find out.

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Understanding Your Equine Insurance Policy

How well do you understand your equine insurance policy?

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