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New Equine Welfare Program to give horses a life beyond racing

Racing Minister Grace Grace visited Doomben today to launch a new Animal Welfare Program which will give ...

Equine industry experts sought for Animal Care and Management Reference Committee

Do you want to represent Horse breeding, Racing, Stock work, Sports and Recreation, Equine dentistry or ...

Equine Safety in Training Project: Consultation Open

A project is underway to review occupational skills standards and units of competency to improve safety, ...

Discount towing training courses for horse floats

Tow-Ed (RTO Getabout 4WD Adventures) offers Nationally accredited courses in Towing Training for Camping ...

Horse Council Industry Advisory Meeting

The AHIC will hold the next Industry Advisory meeting at the end of March; this is where associations have an ...

Equestrian community impact

A community impact study has revealed that Equestrian sport contributes more than $1.14 BILLION to the ...

Skills Impact Equine Safety Project

Currently underway is one of the largest projects ever taken to improve safety within the vocational training ...

New equestrian radio show for WA

A new fortnightly equestrian radio program, available to residents in the City of Swan, WA, will be starting ...

ISES ’16: Understanding horses to improve training, performance and welfare

Most people agree that improving training methods will help to advance horse performance and welfare. With ...

Final version of NSW Code for Managing Risks with Horses now in place

The final version of the NSW Code of Practice Managing risks when new or inexperienced riders or handlers ...