Why Become an SHF Member?

Insurance Benefits

All SHF members automatically receive the following insurance coverage from Capri Insurance: 

  • $5,000,000 liability insurance for most horse related, non-commercial activities (deductible applies).
  • $30,000 Accidental Death and Dismemberment, providing 24 hour worldwide coverage for permanent injuries arising from equine related activities.  *Fracture, dental and loss of income claims are not included
  • Up to $10,000 liability coverage for death of a non-owned horse while transporting, excludes commercial hauling.

Additional OPTIONAL coverage, available to purchase with your membership (For more detailed information on these products click here):

  • Members Named Perils
  • Members Tack Insurance
  • Additional Accidental Death and Dismemberment
  • Weekly Accidental Indemnity
  • Travel Medical

This is a summary of coverage only.  For more detailed information on these products click here, or contact Capri Insurance at 1-800-670-1877 or visit www.capri.ca/horse.


Opportunity to nominate to Heritage and Prairie Cup Circuits


Qualify for Grants and Funding

  • Athlete Assistance Grant
  • High Performance Grant
  • Out of Province Coach Development Grant
  • Out of Province Official Development Grant
  • Dr. Byrnne Rothwell Memorial Scholarship


Access to Educational Programs

  • Learn to Ride/Drive Program
  • A 10% discount on short courses offered on The Horse Portal from Equine Guelph


Access to Coaching and Officials Resources


Savings with our Members First Program

Provide your individual SHF membership Card and receive great deals and discounts from the following:

  • NTRA/John Deere
  • d3h Hotels
  • Cypress Motors
  • Suburban Extended Stay Hotels


Access to Equestrian Canada Programs

  • EC Sport Licenses
  • EC Sanctioned Competitions
  • EC Passports