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Regulations Amending the Health of Animals Regulations PDF Print E-mail

HWAC submission on behalf of the equine industry

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Equine Disease Surveillance & Report PDF Print E-mail

Equine health surveillance is extremely important to: the health and welfare of animals, trade, public health and the ability to move animals with minimal restrictions

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Bills C-322 and C-571 Horse Processing PDF Print E-mail

Movement being brought forward to reintroduce legislation similar to Bill C-322 "An Act to amend the Health of Animals Act and the Meat Inspection Act (slaughter of horses for human consumption)”.  

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

A Report on the Recommendations of the Equine Infectious Anemia (EIA) Program Working Group

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Biosecurity Standard helps protect Canadian horses PDF Print E-mail

Simple ways for owners and handlers to protect horses from disease / La nouvelle norme de biosécurité contribue 
à la protection des chevaux canadiens

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Equine Code Survey

Our Partners

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
Chair, HWAC