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One-day seminar at the University of Calgary on April 7

The Horse Industry Association of Alberta and the University of Calgary’s faculty of veterinary medicine is hosting a one-day equine health education seminar on April 7. The sessions, which are aimed at horse owners, include breathing and performance; equine nutrition; equine acupuncture; common internal problems; and care of performance horses. The event will be held […] Read more

Dr. Wayne Burwash

Wayne Burwash given horse industry distinguished service award

Veterinarian has been active in research, equine welfare, 
breed improvement, and service to the horse industry

Dr. Wayne Burwash’s contributions to the Alberta equine industry have been recognized by the Horse Industry Association of Alberta with its 2015 Distinguished Service Award. The Balzac native has been a practising vet for more than four decades, and since 1977 has operated Burwash Equine Services. He has been a mentor for other veterinarians, a […] Read more