Christina owns and operates Keurwood Equestrian, which was established in November 2011.
Christina has been riding and training horses since 1992, and has a gift for working with sensitive and hot horses that have been deemed unsuitable for other riders.
- Competed in the National A Jumping Circuit:
- Beginner jumping classes and 4-Year Old Jumper Development Series (Vistosa)
- 1.10m-1.30m with a career best of 6th place at 1.30m (Travola)
- Competed in the Central Western Trillium Hunter Circuit:
- Ranked 5th overall out of nearly 50 competitors in the 1994 Trillium Children’s Hunter division (Nuttin Fancy, 10 show series)
- Competed at local shows and was Champion and Reserve Champion in the Hunter ring (Jamaica)
Christina imported several horses from Europe, mainly Sweden, Germany and the Netherlands, and has been breeding Warmblood horses since the late 1990’s.
In 2017, Christina began breeding Frenchton (French Bulldog x Boston Terrier) puppies and currently breeds Pomsky dogs (Pomeranian x Siberian Husky).
Christina’s experience includes:
Honours degree in Biomedical Sciences
Academic training in equine nutrition, stallion/mare management and breeding management
Certified Class IV medical laser therapist
10 years patient and client management in the pharmaceutical industry
Provided strategic consulting to Gencor’s (now EastGen) Equine Breeding Department
Animal welfare and wildlife rehabilitation
Volunteer at veterinary and emergency animal clinics
Houses rescued dogs and cats and is part of the SPCA Barn Cat program and feral cat rescue groups