The US Nationals is always one of the top shows in the USA and this year the international presence at US Nationals was very exciting. The next shows on the US calendar for the best in Halter Breeding classes are the Scottsdale All Arabian horse show in February and the Arabian Breeders World Cup in Las Vegas in April.
By Beth Ellen Hunziker I have had a lifelong love affair with horses and all art forms that features their image. Even from my earliest memories, I selected my library books, always about horses, based upon the quality of the illustrations. Many years later, the allure of equine art still captivates me. To be honest, I have actually purchased art rather than buy groceries. It seems I would rather feed my soul than my body. In fact, I have more art pieces than wall space, so I switch out my art depending on the season, and my mood. Recently a friend sent me an e-mail announcing The Third Annual Sporting Art Auction , in affiliation with Keeneland and Cross Gate Gallery. The featured illustration on the e-mail is by
New Documentary on Legendary Horsewoman Sheila Varian To Premiere August 2nd SANTA YNEZ, CA— Her “V” brand is immediately recognizable to most horse enthusiasts around the world, particularly Arabian horse owners. The acclaimed story of one of the world’s greatest Arabian horse visionaries and Cowgirl Hall of Fame inductee will be retold as never before in a new, full-length documentary film entitled “V: The Legacy of Sheila Varian,” premiering Saturday, August 2, 2014 at the Clark Center for Performing Arts in Arroyo Grande, Cal. In a twist-and-turn adventure, the film walks viewers through the epic story of Sheila
FRIDAY MORNING - FEBRUARY 17 - EQUIDOME - 7:30 A.M. Class 26 549 HA/AA COUNTRY ENGLISH PLEASURE, JTR 14-17 To be shown at a walk, normal trot and canter. To be judged on attitude, manners, performance, quality, conformation and suitability of horse to rider. It is imperative that the horse give the distinct appearance of being a pleasure to ride. A quiet, responsive
WEDNESDAY MORNING - FEBRUARY 22 - EQUIDOME - 8:00 A.M. Class 217 579 HA/AA COUNTRY PLEASURE DRIVING, ATD To be shown at a walk, normal trot and strong trot. To stand quietly and back readily. To be judged on attitude, manners, performance, quality, conformation and suitability of horse to driver. Prize Money $200: 1st - $60, 2nd - $50, 3rd - $40, 4th - $30, 5th - $20