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July 6, 2012—Equine Canada is pleased to host two Federation Equestre International (FEI) Jumper Stewards Clinics. The clinics are open to all FEI jumper stewards and senior national stewards with permission from their national federation and Equine Canada Senior (S) and Senior National (SN) stewards. The clinics will take place at Caledon Equestrian Park in [...]
So you want to work as a racetrack trainer? Here are some things you need to know courtesy of www.HorseJobs.ca
Who doesn’t love the sight of newborn foals frolicking in the pasture or stretched out across a patch of green grass, soaking in the warmth of the sun? If you love everything related to foaling season – from genetic mapping, to breeding, to birth – then a job in equine reproduction and breeding farm [...]
Justin works as a professional dressage groom for Belinda Trussel and John MacPherson at Oakcrest farms in Ontario. In this blog he shares his top ten tips for beings prepared as a show groom.
Where do you start if you want to work as a trainer for the racing industry?
‚ STEP ONE:‚
Get some work experience with horses, paid or unpaid, it is important that you have some experience being around the animals and unstand the basic care required.‚ Working with horses is hard work, can be long [...]
Recently the news has been heavy laden with words of woe such as “Unemployment”,‚ ” Recession”,‚ “Struggling economy”, “Lay offs”.‚ DEPRESSING.
And yet, through all of this doom and gloom there‚ IS growth in the agricultural and equine sector.‚ Career opportunities continue to develop.‚
The equine industry alone is something of a silent [...]
Volunteer devoted to horses for 51 years.
One of the most frequently asked questions that we receive here at the HorseJobs.ca office is..
“How do I get started in the horse business?”
The‚ reality is that working in a horse barn is not an easy job.‚ In general, entry level barn jobs consist of long hours of hard work in‚ ALL weather conditions…Managers [...]
Edited from an Interview by Chris Stafford on Eventing Radio.
It’s a dream job for many “‚¬ just think of it, grooming perfect horses for elegant riders in gorgeous stables while traveling the world for the show circuit”‚¬ ¦.who could ask for more?‚ Right?
The life of a groom is a labour of love and [...]
Becoming a professional equestrian rider not only requires the talent, but it also requires a specific attitude that enables the rider to reach the professional level. Develop a passion for riding horses with helpful tips from Ali Nilforushan, an experienced Grand Prix rider.