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Equine Infectious Anemia (EIA) Health Alert PDF Print E-mail

Updated 26 JUN 2015 -- EIA Warning: 7 Cases Reported in Pincher Creek http://bit.ly/1GxZ7RZ

Equine infectious anemia (EIA), also known as “swamp fever,” is a viral disease of horses and other equids (i.e. donkeys, mules, and zebras) that causes recurrent episodes of fever, lethargy and destruction of red blood cells (anemia) and platelets (thrombocytopenia)...

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Importing horses from the United States PDF Print E-mail

Canadians are reminded to check Canada's import requirements before arriving at the border with their horses.

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Protect animals transported during hot weather PDF Print E-mail

The Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) reminds everyone transporting animals that they must take appropriate measures to protect them from the effects of hot and humid temperatures http://bit.ly/1GseKOj

 
 
Proposed Risk Management Strategy for EIA Control in Canada PDF Print E-mail

All equine stakeholder are invited to provide comment on the Proposed Risk Management Strategy for EIA Control in Canada

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National Equine Biosecurity PDF Print E-mail
Tuesday, 21 April 2015 06:02

The proposed strategies are important to the herd health and the equine industry is invited to respond on both respective strategies

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Statement of Purpose

The communication of accurate information related to the Canadian horse industry to horse owners and the general public.

Objectives

The Horse Welfare Alliance of Canada will:

  1. support the existing education programs of each of its partners
  2. promote humane handling of horses throughout all of their life stages.
  3. inform its constituents and partners of matters and issues related to the welfare of the horse population.
  4. enhance public awareness of matters and issues relating to the welfare of the horse and the horse industry.
  5. strive to network with other organizations who assist the Alliance in the achievement of its purpose and objectives.

Questions and comments may be directed to the Chair Bill desBarres 403.526.1070

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The Horse Welfare Alliance of Canada is an alliance of provincial equine organizations and farm animal care groups whose purpose is the dissemination of accurate information related to the Canadian horse industry to horse owners and the general public.

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Bill desBarres
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