January 2011 sees the fourth running of the world-renowned Al Khalediah Arabian Horse Festival. With an auction, endurance, racing and an ECAHO A class halter show, the Festival is a thoroughly enjoyable, week-long event that has become a firm favourite among the Arabian horse community.
Class 5 | Mares (7-9 Years) First: Pianissima [Stadnin Koni Janow Podlaski] Second: Magora [HRH Prince Khalid Bin Sultan Bin Abdul Aziz Al Saud] Third: Shownel [Dubai Arabian Horse Stud] Class 6 | Mares (10 Years and Older) First: Eagleridge Passionata [Ajman Stud] Second: Kharelle [HRH Prince Khalid Bin Sultan Bin Abdul Aziz Al Saud] Third: Deska HJE [Ajman
A story of Mr. Mohammed Al Tawhidi and the mares of Dubai Arabian Stud.
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
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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
by Beth Ellen Hunziker I first saw the exciting stallion Kahil Al Shaqab at the 2014 World Arabian Horse Championships at the Salon du Cheval. Although I was watching the show on the video live feed, it seemed as though I could feel his energy and charisma halfway around the world. His flamboyant carriage, his gleaming mahogany coat, and his obvious connection with his handler, Giacomo Capacci, captivated me. It was a jubilant scene when Kahil was proclaimed the World Gold Champion Senior Stallion and representatives of his breeder and owner, Al Shaqab Member Qatar Foundation, joined him in center ring. Winning this title is the highest honor in the realm of Arabian horses and Kahil Al Shaqab was the newly