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Who we are?

The Horse Welfare Alliance of Canada is an alliance of national, provincial, and other equine organizations 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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Statement of Purpose

  1. Promote humane handling of horses throughout all of their life stages

  2. Develop equine education resources and programs

  3. Inform 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

Questions and comments may be directed to the

Chair Bill desBarres 403-526-1070 or

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