By Beth Ellen Hunziker The Scottsdale Arabian Horse Show is considered the largest competition for Arabian horses in the world. It is 11 very full days with over 125 halter and breeding classes for amateur and professional handlers; that does not include all of the performance divisions, which we will cover in a separate story. There are several halter and breeding
SUNDAY MORNING - FEBRUARY 19 - EQUIDOME - 8:00 A.M. Class 110 918 YOUTH HALTER SHOWMANSHIP, HANDLERS 14-17 Suitable conservative attire must be appropriate to the manner in which the horse is shown. Handlers shall enter the ring in a counter clock-wise direction on the rail unless otherwise specified by the judge. To enter at the walk or trot according to the
TUESDAY MORNING - FEBRUARY 21 - EQUIDOME - 8:00 A.M. Class 189 575 HA/AA COUNTRY PLEASURE DRIVING, OPEN To be shown at the walk, normal trot and strong trot. To stand quietly and back readily. To be judged on attitude, manners, performance, quality and conformation. Prize Money $200: 1st - $60, 2nd - $50, 3rd - $40, 4th - $30, 5th - $20 NO HORSE NAME DRIVER OWNER 1189
Saturday dawned cold and drizzly but it was all roses inside the office at SMF with flowers sent by well wishers and trophies from Shai+ and other progeny; the sun came out in time for the luncheon and it became a bright and beautiful day in the valley.
Ruth "Bazy" McCormick Tankersley, was a devoted and loyal friend of the Arabian horse and many members of our community. Mrs. Tankersley passed away at her home near Tucson, Arizona on Tuesday, February 5, 2013. She was 91...
THURSDAY MORNING - FEBRUARY 23 - EQUIDOME - 8:00 A.M. Class 246 543 HA/AA COUNTRY ENGLISH PLEASURE CHAMPIONSHIP, AAOTR 18-35 To be eligible, horses must have been entered, shown and judged in a designated qualifying class in the Half-Arabian Country English Pleasure section for amateurs, owners or junior exhibitors at this show. To be shown at a walk, normal