A Breeder’s Journal
Breed Characteristics of The Arabian Horse: Type and Quality
by Christie Metz
When I first thought of writing about Arabian horses, from a breeder’s perspective, it made sense to me to start at the beginning. Like so many other people, something happened when Henry and I were first introduced to this breed; up close and personal.
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
Hennessey Arabians extends it’s most sincere congratulations to the Polish State Studs for their outstanding results at the 2015 Pride of Poland Auction . It would be a gross understatement to say that the Hennessey's were especially ‘proud’ of the outcome of Pepita’s involvement in the Auction. Pepita is the reigning Polish National Champion Mare, All Nations Cup and European Silver Champion Mare (among many other titles) . She is sired by Ekstern and out of Hennessey's treasured, *PEPESZA . Pepita sold at the 2015 Pride of Poland Auction for 1.4 MILLION Euro. Hennessey A rabians purchased and imported *PEPESZA in 2007 under the expert advice of Mr. George
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.
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
The annual tradition of Polish Arabian Horse Days each August has become a mainstay of the international Arabian horse calendar and must-attend event for the most astute and enlightened breeders, trainers, agents and promoters from all six inhabited continents...
On Friday, June 29, 2012 around 1:00 p.m. Arabhorse.com received a call from David Boggs of Midwest Station II telling us about a new video for the incredible stallion *Pogrom. He wanted to make a big splash with the video and utilize all available resources to promote this great young stallion. He came to Arabhorse.com asking for a unique and innovative