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Na’Mous Al Shahania

Na’Mous Al Shahania

by Samantha Mattocks

Tue, Feb 14, 2017

Al Shahania Stud in Qatar has long had a reputation for being home to superstar colts, with the multiple champion Barzan Al Shahania (Stival x NW Siena Psyche) being a case in point. Their latest star is the impressive two-year-old bay, Na’Mous Al Shahania, and he will be taking to the Scottsdale show-ring at the end of this month.

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Creating a New Legacy – El Chall WR

Creating a New Legacy – El Chall WR

by Samantha Mattocks

Mon, Jan 02, 2017

The incredible stallion El Chall WR has arrived on Australian soil, bringing with him his own unique Arabian type and charisma. Loved by all that see him, El Chall has an illustrious pedigree and he has already enjoyed a dynamic show career that spans two continents. Now owned by Helen and Andy Hardwick of Al Sahrae Arabians in Victoria, El Chall has a chance to make his mark on the Arabian horses in this part of the world.

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The Scottsdale Arabian Horse Show is Celebrating 62 Years!

The Scottsdale Arabian Horse Show is Celebrating 62 Years!

Thu, Dec 01, 2016

The 62nd Annual Scottsdale Arabian Horse Show will take place at the City of Scottsdale’s WestWorld on 16-26 February 2017. The largest event of its kind in the world, the Scottsdale Arabian Horse Show routinely attracts hundreds of thousands of spectators. Experience the passion of the Arabian horse and its versatility at the Scottsdale Arabian Horse Show.

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The Incredible Sultan Al Zobara

The Incredible Sultan Al Zobara

by Samantha Mattocks

Mon, Nov 07, 2016

There will be a very special horse presented at this month’s Paris World Championships. One that already has won a Gold title as a colt, and is now making a majestic return as a stallion. One that has won titles on three continents, yet is only five years of age. One that represents Al Thumama Stud in Qatar, who are fast earning themselves a reputation as the ones to watch. The name of this most noble of horses? Sultan Al Zobara. Now watch his video ...

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The Power of Assy

The Power of Assy

by Samantha Mattocks

Tue, Oct 11, 2016

Assy, owned by Al Shahania Stud in Qatar is already one of the big names in the racing world and is set to become a truly global sire in the coming year, thanks to the supreme generosity of H.H. Sheikh Mohammed Bin Khalifa Al Thani. In a move rarely seen in the world of Arabian horse breeding, H.H. Sheikh Mohammed is offering Assy at stud in 2017 – free of charge.

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Celebrating Beauty: Mozn Albidayer

Celebrating Beauty: Mozn Albidayer

by Samantha Mattocks

Thu, Sep 01, 2016

A young filly made her way into the show-ring last year and, at every outing, she captivated and enchanted people. Her name? Mozn Albidayer. Bred by Sheikh Mohammed bin Saud Al Qasimi of Albidayer Stud, Mozn Albidayer charmed her way around the show-rings of Europe and the Middle East in her debut yearling season. Now, she is conquering America, and she firmly has her sights set on the US Nationals.

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The August 2016 Cover Horse - Exxalt!

The August 2016 Cover Horse - Exxalt!

by Samantha Mattocks

Fri, Jul 22, 2016

For the past 30 days, the world has been excited by different images of a superstar colt – Exxalt. A campaign – 30 Days and 30 Nights – has inspired, interested and intrigued people. The different concept, the different photographs, have all celebrated the greatness of Exxalt. And now, here at The Arabian Magazine, we are delighted to be able to share with you the video of this mesmerising two-year-old colt.

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Education : Health : Health - Latest News

New research collection shows how cutting-edge imaging is improving equine head and spine diagnoses

New research collection shows how cutting-edge imaging is improving equine head and spine diagnoses

Thu, Dec 08, 2016

The better vets can examine their equine patients the better they are able diagnose and treat them. The good news is that major progress in imaging of the head and spine is helping to achieve exactly this.

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Defining your horse’s best performance

Defining your horse’s best performance

by Nikki Routledge

Thu, Nov 10, 2016

Every trainer works to achieve the best performance from the horses they work with, using a wide variety of techniques, aids, and goals. Some trainers are more diverse or vary their training methods depending on the individual while others have a successful formula they can apply to nearly all horses they work with.

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Horse owners still using the wrong wormer for encysted small redworm

Horse owners still using the wrong wormer for encysted small redworm

Tue, Nov 01, 2016

New data from this year’s National Equine Health Survey (NEHS) has shown that almost a third of horse owners are using the wrong wormer or one to which there is widespread resistance, when they treat their horse for encysted small redworm

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Recent Articles

East Coast Arabian Championships 2017

East Coast Arabian Championships 2017

Mon, Feb 20, 2017

Well, Sydney put on its best heat wave weather for East Coast this year with hot and humid days and nights. Our Italian judge, Irina Stigler had just come from a European winter but she loved the warm weather, although the finals night heat on the arena floor was challenging.

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2016 Darley Nominees Released by Arabian Racing Cup

2016 Darley Nominees Released by Arabian Racing Cup

Mon, Feb 20, 2017

The Arabian Racing Cup announces the following nominees for the coveted USA Darley Awards. These nominees were selected by the Cup Stewards as the best of Arabian Racing in the U.S. for the year 2016.

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Inductees to Arabian Racing Hall of Fame and Tent of Honor announced

Inductees to Arabian Racing Hall of Fame and Tent of Honor announced

Wed, Feb 15, 2017

In 1995, the Arabian Horse Trust began an honorary program that recognized great Arabian racehorses (Racing Hall of Fame) and leadership individuals within the sport of Arabian racing (Tent of Honor). In 2008, all voting privileges and decisions were transferred by the Arabian Horse Trust to the Arabian Jockey Club (AJC), and have remained under the AJC’s domain ever since.

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Na’Mous Al Shahania

Na’Mous Al Shahania

by Samantha Mattocks

Tue, Feb 14, 2017

Al Shahania Stud in Qatar has long had a reputation for being home to superstar colts, with the multiple champion Barzan Al Shahania (Stival x NW Siena Psyche) being a case in point. Their latest star is the impressive two-year-old bay, Na’Mous Al Shahania, and he will be taking to the Scottsdale show-ring at the end of this month.

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The Crabbet Organisation 2016 Season Endurance Awards - February 2017

The Crabbet Organisation 2016 Season Endurance Awards - February 2017

Sun, Feb 12, 2017

Official Results The Crabbet Organisation 2016 Season Endurance Awards. Thank you to the 50 members who attended the awards lunch on 4th February 2017 and to our supporters:

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Reflections of Syria - WAHO 2007

Reflections of Syria - WAHO 2007

Fri, Feb 03, 2017

Monday sees the start of the 2017 WAHO Conference in Bahrain, an event eagerly anticipated by many around the world. Looking back to recent WAHO Conferences, the 2007 Conference in Syria stands out for all that attended for its incredible horses, the dramatic and historic landscape, the welcoming people, and the amazing culture. Sadly, as we all know, much of Syria and its artefacts have been destroyed in recent years.

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Remembering Pilot by Marek Trela

Remembering Pilot by Marek Trela

Fri, Aug 26, 2016

The great stallion Pilot passed away on Tuesday 23 August. Marek Trela shares his memories and thoughts on this great stallion with The Arabian Magazine family, and we share it here on The Romance of the Arabian Horse.

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Memories of Poland

Memories of Poland

by Samantha Mattocks

Sun, Aug 14, 2016

Poland is a place like no other. The grounds of Janów Podlaski, Michalów and Białka are very special indeed. To be there, to drive through those iconic gates at Janów, is a moment guaranteed to induce goosebumps. ‘Special’ does not even begin to cover how amazing the State Studs are, and arriving at them is emotional every time.

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Crabbets sweep the board at EGB Awards

Crabbets sweep the board at EGB Awards

Tue, Dec 13, 2016

Crabbets sweep the board at EGB Award. Judy Holloway’s gelding Aurontes (Aurelian x Roxaana by Nashaal) bred by Beatrice Paine, was crowned National Champion at the EGB Awards Ceremony in November.

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Red Dragon Festival of Endurance – the endurance ‘end-of-season’ party!

Red Dragon Festival of Endurance – the endurance ‘end-of-season’ party!

Mon, Oct 17, 2016

Red Dragon is one of Endurance GB’s iconic rides, taking place as it does over the first weekend in October, the event provides riders with a great finale to the season.

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East Coast Arabian Championships 2017

East Coast Arabian Championships 2017

Mon, Feb 20, 2017

Well, Sydney put on its best heat wave weather for East Coast this year with hot and humid days and nights. Our Italian judge, Irina Stigler had just come from a European winter but she loved the warm weather, although the finals night heat on the arena floor was challenging.

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The Paris Champions 2016

The Paris Champions 2016

by Samantha Mattocks

Sun, Dec 11, 2016

It has been two weeks since the 2016 Paris World Championships were crowned. Once the show is over and everyone has returned to their different homes around the world, all that is left are memories. Please enjoy this special video footage from the show, sponsored by GS Arabians International, and keep those wonderful memories alive!

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The Paris World Championships 2016 - LIVE!

The Paris World Championships 2016 - LIVE!

by Samantha Mattocks

Thu, Nov 24, 2016

This weekend sees the 36th running of the Paris World Championships. Join us for our preview in the run up to the show itself, as well as our live commentary from the 2016 World Championships, kindly sponsored by GS Arabians International.

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The Nordic Open International

The Nordic Open International

Fri, Nov 04, 2016

As always, the Nordic Open International B show and riding event was a very well planned weekend. The weekend is a perfect illustration of the versatility of the arabian horse, as a spectacular show horse, a calm and sweet riding horse, as well as a perfect all round horse for young and adults.

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The Arabian Magazine is changing

The Arabian Magazine is changing

Thu, Sep 08, 2016

The world of the Arabian horse has changed significantly since 2005, when the first edition of The Arabian Magazine was published. That was a world where the internet was not as prevalent as it is now, and before the advent of Facebook, Twitter and other social media. In short – an era before the instant world became an expected part of everyday life.

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