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Information Bulletin No. 59 – Moving Ahead: Release of Equine Drug Program Working Group

The Alcohol and Gaming Commission of Ontario (AGCO) is pleased to release a Summary Report of the work delivered by the Equine Drug Program Working Group over the last seven months.

OSS Stallion List Posted

The list of stallions registered with the Ontario Standardbred Improvement Program for the 2018 breeding season has now been posted on the Ontario Sires Stakes website at

Winter racing: Groom with a view

“I look after horses all day. That’s my job. I treat them as my children. I’m not a horse, but I like to see things from their view. In the winter, I take more time to make sure they are okay...

Ontario Racing Trivia Contest: Week 5

Q: What year did Canada host its first $1 million harness race? Email your answer (must be received by 11:59 p.m. ET on February 11) to: [email protected]

2018 Queen's Plate logo unveiled

TORONTO, February 1, 2018 – Woodbine Entertainment has released the official logo for the 159th running of the $1 million Queen’s Plate, slated for Saturday, June 30 at Woodbine Racetrack.

Molson Pace Renamed Camluck Classic

London, Ontario, Feb 1, 2018 - After a successful 25-year run as the The Raceway at Western Fair District’s signature race, the Molson Pace, will have a new name in 2018.

OSS Notice: Sustaining payment information

Two-year-old sustaining payment notices for OSS eligible colts and fillies will be printed on February 12. If you purchased an OSS eligible yearling last year, please ensure that the transfer is...

Winter racing: The drivers’ perspective

When it comes to winter horse racing, the challenges are many. But not all of them come on the racetrack.

Ontario Racing Trivia Contest: Week 4

Q: What year did Clinton Raceway host its first Legends Day event?

Notice to the Industry: 2018 Thoroughbred Improvement Program Approved

The 2018/19 Thoroughbred Improvement Program (TIP), based on the recommendations of the industry representative Thoroughbred Advisory Group and Thoroughbred Working Group, has been approved by the...