COVID-19 Updates for the Equestrian Community

As the situation involving COVID-19 requires everyone’s effort in being vigilant and proactive, we continue to work hard to provide the Equine Community with updates and information as we receive it.  Please visit this resource page for updates.

Ongoing/Current Updates:

Government of Alberta COVID-19 Information


Full list of AEF COVID-19 Historical Updates

COVID-19 Government Resources & Information

The Alberta Equine Community is strongly advised to follow recommendations from the Government of Alberta & Canada involving COVID-19.

The following links provide the most accurate and current information and resources:

Provincial Information & Resources:

National Information & Resources:

COVID-19 and Equestrian Facilities

The Alberta Equestrian Federation (AEF) does not have the authority to regulate facility operations in Alberta – we have the responsibility to educate our community. We know the importance of maintaining the welfare of Alberta’s horses and are committed to speaking up for our four-legged friends. We thank our membership for their patience while we work to navigate and demand transparency for our industry.

Equestrian Canada (EC) would like to provide an update regarding its ongoing advocacy on behalf of equine farms and equestrian facilities facing financial hardship during the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, as well as offer resources for support during this unprecedented disruption of normal business operations. You may find the full update here: Support and Resources for Equine Farms and Equestrian Facilities.

CapriCMW Insurance Services COVID-19 FAQ’s & Updates

Insurance-related Inquiries about your current AEF membership coverage should be sent directly to CapriCMW Insurance at 1-800-670-1877 (ask for the equine department) or [email protected]

Horse Welfare

The ALERT Line is an anonymous, producer helping producer call line. If you have questions or concerns about animal welfare, visit: AFAC ALERT Line.

Biosecurity Resources for Equestrian Community in Alberta

Continued use of biosecurity best practices will help ensure the health and safety of humans and equines alike.

Please visit AEF’s Biosecurity webpage for related resources and links including Biosecurity Best Practices.

To better serve our website visitors and members, we are continually updating our Business, Club, Instructor, Coach, Officials and Stable/Facility Listings.  We can help you find what you’re looking for.

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