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October 2017 Newsletter
2018 AEF Membership is Now Available Online!

Renewal season is just around the corner. An email containing a direct link to your membership will be sent to you in mid-October - no login required! 

If you opted for the mailed version, this will be sent out at the end of October.  
Capri and Intercity Insurance are the brokers of choice for Canada's equine community

September 21, 2017 - Capri Insurance Services Ltd. and Intercity Insurance Services Inc. have been trusted insurance and risk management partners in the Canadian equine industry for more than twenty years. With new agreements recently forged with the Ontario Equestrian Federation, Manitoba Horse Council and the Newfoundland and Labrador Equestrian Association, the organization is now in exclusive service to all Provincial and Territorial Equine Associations in Canada (with the exception of Quebec).

Read the full press release by clicking here.
Live Outside The Box - August Winner

We are excited to announce our August 2017 Live Outside The Box monthly Hansbo draw winner of a Hansbo HS IC Halter as  Halle Crotty!

Congratulations to our buckaroo Halle!

This free active living program is available to AEF youth members (7 - 15 years) from April - September.  Click here to learn more.

Special thanks to our monthly draw sponsor McNiven Ranch Supply - Hansbo Sport.
Upcoming Events

Equine Nutrition Talk with Purina Canada - Edmonton
Date: October 23, 2017
Location: WELCA

Equine Nutrition Talk with Purina Canada - Calgary
Date: October 25, 2017
Location: Royal West

Visit us at booth 142!
Date: October 21 - 22, 2017
Location: BMO Centre

Date: October 28 - 29, 2017
Location: Sandridge Stables
Registration Deadline: October 10, 2017

Date: November 4 - 5, 2017
Location: WELCA
Registration Deadline: October 20, 2017

Equine First Aid Training 
Date: November 4, 2017
Location: Rocky Lane Pony Club
Deadline October 16, 2017

Date: November 20 - December 10, 2017
Location: Horse Portal
AEF Fundraiser - Please consider volunteering
Date: December 30 - 31, 2017
Location: Deerfoot Inn & Casino
Casinos are a vital way for the AEF to raise funds that help to operate and deliver strong and viable member programs and services to the Alberta equine community.

Visit the AEF calendar of events for an extensive list of upcoming events. 
Planning a Get-away From Winter?

Add 2017 travel insurance to your AEF membership, which provides up to $1,000,000 in coverage for unexpected medical expenses including hospitalization when traveling out of country or out of province; trips up to 90 days in duration, any number of trips per year. The coverage includes your participation in most equine related activities; many policies on the market exclude such activity. Optional travel must be purchased prior to leaving your province/territory of residence and is available to AEF members under the age of 65.

NEW for 2018! the age limit has increased to 75, and coverage has increased to $2,000,000! 

TRAVEL coverage can be added to your existing membership online or by calling the AEF office (1-877-463-6233). 

For more information on this coverage or any optional coverages which can be added to your AEF Membership, visit the Optional Insurance page or give Capri Insurance Equine Department a call directly at 1-800-670-1877.
Funding Opportunities

  • Win Your Entry
  • Pump Up Your Levels - Deadline March 31, 2018
  • Earn Funds and Get Educated - Year Round
  • Pay It Back - Deadline November 1, 2017
  • Pump Up Your Levels - Deadline March 31, 2018
Featured Store Item - FREE Shipping on Books! 

For the month of October, purchase one of the books listed below from the AEF online store and get free shipping! 
  • Go Horse Camping
  • i am Cadillac
  • Nobody's Horses
  • Pack Em Up, Ride Em Out
  • The Other Side of Here
  • The Wilderness Wrangler
  • Horse Savvy Day Planner
Click here to view books online. 
Free shipping is not included on educational manuals. 
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