Midwest Arabians released news this week of not one, but two beautiful horses joining the ever impressive line up of Midwest Stallions. Baha AA - The NJ Arabian Horse Ventures, LLC managed by Jeff Sloan purchased the premier straight Egyptian Stallion, Baha AA. (Al Ayad x Baraaqa AA) Baha AA is the recipient of multiple International titles, including 2014 US Egyptian Event Champion Senior Stallion with the highest score of the world-renowned show. He was bred by world famous Egyptian breeder, Ariela Arabians of Israel. Team Midwest looks forward to his World Wide Tour and his future impact on the breed. Raymond Mazzei was thanked for his assistance in the acquisition. Baha had previously
A Breeder’s Journal
The Breed Characteristics of the Arabian Horse
Part 2: Styles and Versatility
By Christie Metz
There is something so magical and beautiful about Arabian horses, people can’t help but fall in love with the breed – instantly. The power of the Arabian horse to reach us by touching our hearts is impactful and inspirational.
The 35 th Annual US Egyptian Event, “Stallions: Kings of the Nile” By Lisa Abraham The 2015 US Egyptian Event, “Stallions: Kings of the Nile,” from June 2-6, was a show whose importance was marked by the people who attended and who are committed to the Straight Egyptian Arabian horse. This year attendees celebrated the show’s 35 th Anniversary with warm community spirit and loyal camaraderie. Guests arrived not only from the United States, but from various international destinations as well. The pre-show promotion for the Event was outstanding—both formally and casually. Through effective promotional methods, The Pyramid Society (TPS) did
Blue Star Farm welcomes the arrival of Verssace Dona (Versace x Lumiars Love Song) Bill and Nan Bensyl are very proud to welcome this beautiful daughter of Versace co-owned by Blue Star Farms. In addition to the celebration of her birth, they offer congratulations to Triana Holdings, LLC on their purchase of this fantastic future champion filly. Special thank you to Steve Heathcott for his assistance on this purchase.
It's all about the horses - Our Legacy by Bill Bensyl This is all about the horses-- this lovely creature known as the Arabian. We've chosen our Blue Star Farms Website to commence here - with the horses. And, it's about creating an enhanced legacy. Our goal is to take the legacy bloodlines of our outstanding mares and match them up with awesome, winning stallions to lend a hand to God in creating the most beautiful foals possible. My Dad, Don Bensyl, always loved horses having grown up with his 10 other brothers and sisters on a farm where "horsepower" was the source of mechanical power. In the early 1950's someone gave Dad an 18 year old Palomino-Champ. I still remember the joyous look on Dad's face
MO POWER TO YOU . . . 2015 Region 13 and Region 15 Champion English Pleasure AND Region 13 Champion Park Horse and Region 15 Res-Champion Park Horse. With no lines to Afire Bey V, he is the perfect outcross to Breed the Ultimate Ride! H Mobility H and Mary Trowbridge Ad Design by Jenn Trickey Click on the images below to View Videos of some of Mo's Revved up 2015 Foals
QR Marc - Creating the future TODAY! As a member of the Arabian horse community, you have likely heard the slogan for QR Marc, ' Creating the Future Today '. Though you may or may not be inspired by the strength of the phrase, you realize just how appropriate the slogan is when you research QR Marc’s breeding, show ring and marketplace successes . The credibility of the statement is astonishing. We have previously shared information on the sons and daughters of QR Marc that have received Championship titles world wide including Paris World, Polish National, United States National, Arabian Breeders World Cup and Scottsdale Champion Mare, *Wieza Mocy. (Click here to read article) At less than
Happy Fathers day from our homes to yours! “I’ve said it before, but it’s absolutely true: My mother gave me my drive, but my father gave me my dreams. Thanks to him, I could see a future." - by Liza Minnelli “I decided in my life that I would do nothing that did not reflect positively on my father’s life.” – by Sidney Poitier “To me, having kids is the ultimate job in life. I want to be most successful at being a good father.” – by Nick Lachey “I wasn’t anything special as a father. But I loved them and they knew it.” – by Sammy Davis, Jr. A beautiful tribute to a Father by Bill Bensyl My Dad, Don Bensyl, always loved horses having
The Jaipur Initiative announces the arrival of Jaipur El Perseus to Christine Jamars, Jadeem Arabians in Belgium. The most successful horses being presented in International show circuit today consist primarily of bloodlines that relate to Padron Psyche, Magnum Psyche, WH Justice, Gazal al Shaqab, Marwan al Shaqab and Bey Shah. Most breeders agree that an outcross is needed for these bloodlines that can further increase type, beautiful heads, carriage and length of leg to these out standing individuals. Jaipur’s genotype and phenotype are such an outcross. To date Jaipur’s foals are all improvements on their dams in regards to their beautiful heads, shape of neck, tail carriage, length