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Bonuses & Incentives

For ONTARIO BRED Horses

(foals of mares enrolled in the Ontario Resident Mare program)

Benefits for Breeders:

Ontario Bred Rewards 

Ontario Bred Rewards are paid to the owners/lessess that enrolled the mare in the Ontario Resident Mare Program for that foaling year. Total Ontario Bred Rewards paid on OSS earnings are capped at $1M. Ontario Bred Rewards for selected Open Stakes are capped at $130K with an individual cap of 20% of Open Stakes earnings per horse. These Rewards will be paid on a pro-rata basis in January of the following year. 

Selected Open Stakes Eligible for Ontario Bred Rewards

Standardbred Breeders of Ontario Association (SBOA)

Enhanced Breeders’ Rewards 

Under the Breeders’ Enhancement Program, administered by the Standardbred Breeders of Ontario Association (SBOA), breeders will receive approximately $3M per year from 2015 to 2018 in various breeders’ incentives. Foals must be both ONTARIO SIRED and ONTARIO BRED to benefit from this program. Additional information can be found at www.standardbredbreeders.com or by calling 519 833-2861.

For ONTARIO SIRED Horses

(foals sired by stallions registered for the OSS Program in the year of conception) 

Standardbred Breeders' Association of Ontario (SBOA)

Enhanced Breeders’ Rewards 


Under the Breeders’ Enhancement Program, administered by the Standardbred Breeders of Ontario Association (SBOA), breeders will receive approximately $3M per year from 2015 to 2018 in various breeders’ incentives. Foals must be both ONTARIO SIRED and ONTARIO BRED to benefit from this program. Additional information can be found at www.standardbredbreeders.com or by calling 519 833-2861.