1. Notice of AGM & Agenda - includes a summary of Board nominees
2. RSVP & Dinner form Updated to include an RSVP for the AGM as well.
3. Proxy Form
4. Nominees sumary
The ARB welcomes today’s decision of the High Court to deny Leave to Appeal to Applicant McHugh in the Artificial Insemination case. There is no further avenue open to Mr McHugh and the case is now concluded.
The tragic loss of Carly-Mae has deeply saddened all involved in racing. The thoughts and prayers of the entire industry are with Carly-Mae’s family and fellow riders at this time.
The International Society for Equitation Science (ISES) held its 10th annual conference in Denmark. The conference was attended by 235 delegates from 22 countries. The conference attracted international scientists and practitioners discussing aspects of stress responses, learning and cognition, and sustainable training of horses. Her Royal Highness Princess Benedikte of Denmark, who is greatly supportive of initiatives to improve horse welfare and human safety, was the patroness of ISES 2014.
The cost of horse feed may drop if a plan to cut red tape surrounding the regulation of stock feed goes ahead.
This Fire Note reports on the firsthand experiences and insights of NSW communities confronted by the October 2013 fires. It builds on previous post-bushfire research undertaken since 2009 in NSW, Western Australia, Victoria and Tasmania – DPI NSW
Equivac® HeV is a new vaccine recommended for use in horses that is effective against the deadly Hendra Virus (HeV). The vaccine was launched at the beginning of November 2012 and it is now available nationwide through accredited Veterinarians.
Biosecurity Queensland is currently managing a Hendra virus case in the Bundaberg area.
The property has been quarantined which means restrictions apply to moving horses and horse materials on and off the property. The quarantine will be in place for at least one month.
The neighbouring property, which also has a number of horses, has been quarantined as it has been identified that animals on the property had potential contact with the infected horse.
Horse owners are reminded that movement restrictions are only in place for those properties under quarantine, there are NO general horse movement restrictions in place in the Bundaberg area.
Biosecurity Queensland is managing a new Hendra virus case in the Tablelands area after a positive test result was received late last night.
You are invited to an important Hendra Information Night in Mackay or Rockhampton