Lay Judge Clinic: References

Some study recommendations for Lay Judge Clinic candidates: OCTRA Rulebook, AERC Rulebook and Guidelines for Control Judges, By Dr. Art King: “Recognition and Management of Fluid and Electrolyte Changes in Equine Athletes”, CODE OF PRACTICE: for the care and handling of Equines. Gov’t Canada: National Farm Animal Care Council. Available from: Equine Canada, (613) 287-1515…

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Lay Judge Clinic Registration Form

Here is a link to the online form for registering for the Lay Judge Clinic arranged by Dr. Sarah Tiller. Link to Online Registration Form… More info is available on the OCTRA website, and on the Dog Sports Centre website…

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2017 OCTRA Board of Directors

The Board and the entire membership would like to thank both Elaine Steele and Pat Kuffner for their time, energy and contributions during their time on the OCTRA Board of Directors. Elaine is happily staying on as both the Distance Reward Program & Ride Liaison Chairs as well as the CTR Chair. Pat Kuffner is…

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AGM Update

AGM Attendance Update: We have 118 members signed up for the AGM so far.  Deadline for purchasing tickets to the Awards Banquet is February 18th.  We only have 5 tickets left for the Banquet – the Ballroom only holds 120 so we will not be able to sell beyond that number. Deadline for purchasing OCTRA branded polo’s and pullovers has passed…

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AGM SPECIAL – OCTRA BRANDED CLOTHING

For our upcoming AGM, we have a great opportunity to purchase selected OCTRA branded clothing (Polo Shirts & Pullovers) via Spin Marketing Order Form at special AGM Prices.  Orders MUST BE placed no later than February 13th.  All orders MUST BE picked up at the AGM, February 24th, (Cobourg Best Western Conference Center). Ride in style…

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AGM Presentation – Lozana Health

Presentation: Dr. Jacques Morin DVM, President Lozana Health Inc. will be giving a short talk prior to the AGM in Ballroom A on his products and philosophy.  Dr. Morin will also be donating door prizes for our Awards Banquet:  1 gallon container of Omega Balance & a bucket of Myoforce Resist Topic:                Overview of 2017…

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LAY JUDGE CLINIC UPDATE

Saturday, April 8, 2017 9:00 am -7:00 pm. Registration Fees:  $100 for full participation and exam $45 to audit/observe $20 for vet students Registration Deadline:  March 20th, 2017 Dawn and Howard Kadish Farm 19556 Mississauga Rd. Caledon, Ontario. Dr. Sarah Tiller and Dr. Bri Henderson, Co-Chairs of the OCTRA Veterinary Committee, are holding a Lay-Judge…

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AGM 2016 – All Official Documents Are Online

The 2016 AGM Resolutions are now available. All of the documents listed below are also linked to the 2016 AGM page. OFFICIAL NOTICE of 2016 AGM LETTER FROM THE PRESIDENT 2015 AGM MINUTES/ACTION ITEMS/RESOLUTIONS AGM INFORMATION AGM SCHEDULE AGM AGENDA: MEETING AGM AGENDA: AWARDS BANQUET AWARDS DESCRIPTIONS RESOLUTIONS CLINIC: STAGG NEWMAN “ENDURING PARTNERS” AGM DEADLINES

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March 5, 2017 Long Distance Clinic

Please join us on our first day of a 3-day series (taking place throughout the year) to learn about long distance riding. If you love horses, love to ride and love adventure…. this may be the sport for you! On this first day, we will be covering the basics of long distance riding. Who, what…

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Thanks Rob and WEEHOST Inc

FYI For many years OCTRA has been well served by member Rob Wright’s web hosting company WEEHOST Inc. where our website has been housed. OCTRA was informed in the fall that Rob is closing his web hosting company effective March 2017.  Thanks, Rob, for all the support and late nights. On January 19, 2017 our…

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