SBOA 2012 Stakes to be Raced in May at Mohawk, Next Payment Feb. 15

  The Woodbine Entertainment Group’s SBOA Stakes for Ontario Sired Filly Pacers have undergone a scheduling change that will see the traditional August events now raced in May at Mohawk Racetrack. Eliminations for both gaits will take place on Friday, May 18, 2012 and the Finals, each estimated at $160,000,  will go Friday, May 25th. […] Read more »

Equine Herpes Virus Case Confirmed in Southern Ontario, Resource Links for More Info and Prevention

The Ontario Ministry of Agriculture Food and Rural Affairs (OMAFRA) has been notified of a confirmed case in Southern Ontario of Equine Herpes Myeloencephalopathy (EHM), caused by equine herpes virus 1 (EHV-1). A blood sample from a horse with severe neurological signs tested positive for EHV-1 in early January. The horse was euthanized after its […] Read more »