Horses

Animals Are Workers, Too

Kendra Coulter | Posted 04.14.2014 | Canada Business
Kendra Coulter

There are workers who are not counted in censuses, protected by labour laws, or given a paycheque for their labour. Some of these workers are not humans. One thing we know for sure is that animals do so much for people. So what will people now do for animals?

How Germs Can Keep Your Motor Runing

Jason Tetro | Posted 06.30.2013 | Canada Impact
Jason Tetro

2012-05-28-GermGuyBanner.jpgThe use of germs to produce biofuels has been in exploration since the mid-1990s, but finding the right organisms is a difficult task. The horse rumen has a vast array of environmental bacteria and ...something else. Could this be the treasure trove scientists are looking for?

A Pig's Sanctuary

Elizabeth Abbott | Posted 12.24.2011 | Canada
Elizabeth Abbott

Belle the pot-bellied pig has found sanctuary-within-a-sanctuary, in her human caretakers' spacious living room. She is a winsome pig who happily gre...

So Long Summer!

Carol Mott | Posted 11.17.2011 | Canada Living
Carol Mott

He says... I don't know about you, but it seems that the last time I checked my watch it was half-past May, and I was still grumbling about the long,...

Stampede Driver Gets Record Fine

The Canadian Press | Posted 09.16.2011 | Canada

THE CANADIAN PRESS -- CALGARY - The Calgary Stampede levied its largest fine ever against a driver Saturday, after a chuckwagon race collision led to ...

Dying To Win

The Canadian Press | Posted 09.15.2011 | Canada

THE CANADIAN PRESS -- CALGARY - A second horse has died during the chuckwagon races at the Calgary Stampede. Stampede spokesman Doug Fraser said Fr...

Rocky Start At The Calgary Stampede

The Canadian Press | Posted 09.08.2011 | Canada

CALGARY - Despite an extensive overhaul to its animal care standards, the Calgary Stampede got off to a rocky start Friday night when a horse had to b...