May 15, 2013 - 2013 Quarter Horse Program Details Released
Further to the May 3, 2013 Notice to the Industry, details of the 2013 Quarter Horse Racing Industry Development Program (QHRIDP) were announced today by the Program Administrator. Cooperatively developed with input from the Quarter Horse industry, the 2013 Program maintains a solid racing program and significant s..
May 10th, 2013 - QROOI 2013 Stakes Program and Nomination Form
The 2013 QROOI Stakes Program has been approved by the Ontario Racing Commission. This includes a total of Twenty Five (25) stakes races during June through October 2013.
Please see the attached 2013 Stakes Program and Nomination Form. Please send all entries and payments to Monique McNamara at:
Quarter Racing Owners of Ontario Inc.
11 Harwood Avenue South, Suite # 202
Ajax, Ontario L1S 2B9
For your conve..
May 3, 2013 - 2013 Racing Program for Quarter Horse Racing Approved
2013 Racing Program for Quarter Horse Racing has been approved.
Following approval of 30 days of Quarter Horse racing at Ajax Downs, the Program Administrator of the Quarter Horse Racing Industry Development Program is pleased to announce approval of $750,000 for the 2013 Ontario Quarter Horse Stakes program. Final approval of stakes conditions will come with the release for the Stakes Guide within the week.
April 23, 2013 - Disease Advisory from OMAFRA
The Ontario Ministry of Agriculture and Food (OMAF) has been notified of a confirmed case of Equine Herpes Myeloencephalopathy (EHM), caused by equine herpes virus 1 (EHV-1), in Wellington County. A blood sample from a horse with severe neurological signs tested positive for EHV-1 neuropathogenic pathotype in early April. The horse was euthanized. After discussion with the veterinarian, the stable manager voluntari..
April 16, 2013 - Workouts - Training Fee & Licensing
Please see the attached memo from the QROOI and Ajax Downs regarding the $10 per horse Training Fee for Workouts.
Also, I have been advised that the ORC will be opening their Ajax Downs Licensing Office on Thurs, Apr 25 @ 9am to begin licensing. The office will also be open on Sat, Apr 27. More details will follow concerning licensing hours.