The Noble Straight Egyptian Breeders Festival

by Betty Finke From our Egyptian Event Europe coverage, read about the special festival and presentation of breeding groups from 15 straight Egyptian farms. “It was a true festival of beauty, showing the Arabian horse at its very best, without being restrained at...

A Tribute to Sigi Siller and Om El Arab

by Betty Finke and Denise Hearst We trace the evolution of the Om El Arab breeding program and its contributions to the Arabian breed, as well as take a glimpse of the future as Sigi’s daughter, Janina Merz, picks up the reins. Read one part of our four-part feature...

Quote of the Month

“It was an unforgettable occasion, right to the end when, as the guests wandered slowly toward the hospitality tent for a last round of desserts, a group of Sham Stables’ ethereal white mares floated around the arena in the evening sun. Perhaps we need more occasions...

Strawberry Banks Farm

by Gary Dearth The name “Strawberry Banks Farm” brings to mind the legendary Arabian show horses from Neil and Barbara Churs’ breeding program — Ericca, A Temptation, Allience, and so many others. The Churs were a formidable partnership and shared a passion for...