March 22, 2012 - ORC - Notice to the Industry - Caution and Warning on use of New Substances
The Ontario Racing Commission (ORC) advises all members of the Ontario racing community to use caution when administering substances that may cause a positive test. In particular are those drugs which affect the oxygen-carrying ability of the hemoglobin molecule.
For more information, please review the attached Notice.
March 21, 2012 - Equine Canada Releases Special Report
The Economics of Horse Racing in Canada
Ottawa, Ontario — The Ontario horse racing industry is contributing $4.5 billion or 77 per cent of the total annual economic contributions from racing in Canada, according to a new study released today by Equine Canada and Strategic Equine. The Economics of Horse Racing in Canada, an in‐depth report on the horse racing industry on a prov..
March 21, 2012 - OHRIA - A Letter from Sue Leslie
I wanted to take the time to write you to thank you for your efforts to support Ontario's horse racing and breeding industry to date. We have come a long way in the few short weeks since Dwight Duncan dropped a bomb shell on our industry, but there is much more for us to do. OHRIA acted quickly and retained the professional services of public relations and government relations experts to help protect our industry. Th..
March 19, 2012 - QROOI - OVMA Press Release
Please see press release from Ontario Veterinary Medical Association.
OVMA Press Release..
March 12, 2012 - OHRIA - Dwight Duncan to Cost Ontario 60,000 Jobs with OLG Gamble
For Immediate Release
Sue Leslie - Ontario Horse Racing Industry Association
OHRIA - Ontario Horse Racing Industry Association
Dwight Duncan to Cost Ontario 60,000 Jobs With OLG Gamble
Toronto - The Government of Ontario's plan to cancel the OLG Slots at Racetrack Program will prove costly, the President of the Ontario Horse Racing Industry Association (..