E-Newsletter
Pictured: Competitors at the Five Fires Fifth Anniversary Dressage Championship Cup, Scotia Series Competition.
Scotia Series Results

We encourage all Scotia Series Competitors to review their results for horse name spelling errors or placing errors.

Please contact NSEF by email  nsefmembership@sportnovascotia.ca  or phone 902-425-5450 ext 342 or 337 if there are any concerns.
Biosecurity Series

Checklist - #9 At Home

  1. Vaccinate your horses - this is your first line of defense against viruses!
  2. Have signs to tell visitors where not to go and to identify sick horses.
  3. Protocols - communicate with your stable mates and/or staff - what do you do and why?
  4. Clean hands! Use alcohol-based sanitizes - salt block holders work well to hold them!
  5. Clean clothes and boots/footwear - have boots that stay in the barn.
  6.  Clean tack and equipment - no sharing.
  7. Monitor your horses - DEPP: Drinking, Eating, Pooping, Peeing, - Temperature too!
  8. Separate new, returning or sick horses from other healthy horses and monitor.
  9. Talk to your veterinarian, farrier and any other important staff about disease risk.

Spread the Word not the Germs
Equestrian Canada Seeking Project Manager

In partnership with the Provincial Equestrian Organizations. Equestrian Canada is seeking a Project Manager to oversee the Canadian Equestrian Development Plan. 

NSEF TRAIL RIDE
& DRIVE

Saturday, October 13th

CNHP Grounds, Salmon River
(outside Truro, NS)

UPCOMING SHORT ONLINE COURSES
 
Horse Care & Welfare: September 17 - October 5, 2018
 
Sickness Prevention: October 15 - 26, 2018
 
Gut Health & Colic Prevention: November 12 - 30, 2018
 
Horse Behaviour & Safety: January 21 - February 8, 2019
 
Equine First Aid: February 25 - March 3, 2019
 
10% Discount for NSEF Members!
Register at: 
Did You Know?  
Optional Insurance Products are available to NSEF members including:
Optional Accidental Death & Dismemberment (Includes Fracture and Dental Benefits)
Horse Mortality (Named Perils)
Emergency Life Saving Surgery
Members Tack
Travel (Out of Country/Province)
Weekly Accident Indemnity

Optional Insurance Products can be purchased at the same time as the NSEF Membership or added to the membership at a later date. 
Intercity Insurance Services also has commercial coverage (coaching, boarding, competitions, and clubs) available by contacting them directly.

Have questions about Insurance?
Contact Intercity Insurance Services
1-888-394-3330
Proudly serving the equine industry from coast-to-coast.  
UPCOMING EVENTS
August 16-18, 2018: Annapolis Valley Exhibition Gold Hunter Jumper Show
Annapolis Valley Exhibition Grounds, Main Street, Lawrencetown, NS
Pleased to be offering the J. C. Anderson Legacy Medal Class.
ACE Qualifier
Liz Milo
902-584-3471

August 18-19, 2018: Jamie Irwin Dressage Clinic
Five Fires Equestrian Facility, Brookfield
Carol Macomber
902-956-2013

August 22-26, 2018: Coveside Classic
Coveside Stables, Chester
ACE Qualifier
Claire Milton
(902) 523-1937

August 25-26, 2018: Equine Health & First Aid
ECA Racing Stables, Yarmouth
709-533-7746
August 25-26, 2018: DPEI Spring Gold/Bronze Show
Crapaud Agriplex, PEI
ACE Qualifier

September 1-2, 2018: RIDERS Seahorse Bronze & Gold #2
Hants County Exhibition Grounds, Windsor
ACE Qualifier
Deanne Hemphill
902-462-4375

September 1-2, 2018: ACTRA Ride
Port Elgin, NB
Atlantic Canada Trail Riding Association
Donna Lee Cole

September 7-9, 2018: Sussex Balloon Festival
Sussex, NB
2018 Ram Rodeo Tour
Heather Strickland

September 7-8, 2018: Prevention and Recovery Module
Future Inns, Halfiax, NS