Today was the first day of the 9 th Annual Arabian Breeders World Cup in Las Vegas. And what a day it was! All I can say is “WOW!”. Some people may have brushed off the first day of the show because it was dedicated to amateurs to show. Too bad - they missed great horses and one of the reasons the Breeders World Cup is now firmly established as, “The best Arabian horse show in America”; and it’s not just me saying this…it’s the judges and the exhibitors too. James Swaenepoel is the first, and only, European member of the AHBA Board of Directors. This distinction gives him a completely unique perspective of this international event and in the midst of the excitement
The Half-Arabian Adams Fire has just been nominated for the honor of USEF horse of the year. Voting has started.
Meet the latest member of the News Team Lisa Abraham The Arabian Horse Network welcomes International journalist and photographer Lisa Abraham to the team of news contributors. As both photographer and experienced journalist, Lisa’s articles provide in-depth coverage of the subjects that matter most to the Arabian community. Her coverage gives Arabian horse enthusiasts across the globe a unique opportunity to experience the exciting lifestyle of the Arabian horse. Although she does free lance for various media, her primary dedication is to Arabhorse.com as a premier news contributor and representative. As a successful breeder of Straight
Conformation shows have really captured everyone, so much so that the number of shows has significantly increased over the last two years, from two to four each year. Praise goes to the organization, led by the event manager Melanie Mannix and supported by a perfect team.