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Stud Farm Diaries: African Horse Sickness — Could It Be Our Next West Nile?

by Cindy Reich J ust the mention of this disease causes grave concern to horse owners in Africa. During a recent visit to Namibia, I saw firsthand the fear that surrounds any mention of African horse

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What in the World: A Breeder’s Thoughts on Fanaticaa — Raymond Mazzei Speaks

He registered his first homebred Arabian in 1963, and of the more than 128 Arabians he has bred in the ensuing years, he’ll tell you which one is the best. “This one. Took my whole life. She had everything

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Thirty-third Punta del Este Arabian Horse Show

by Gastón Labadie Punta del Este is one of the most charming and exclusive cities in the world. Actors and actresses from every corner of the globe come every January to enjoy Punta del Este’s glamorous

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March Racing in Abu Dhabi Featuring Five Stakes Races

by Steve Andersen Watkins photos Mahbooba (Bibi de Carrere x Nevada du Loup by Manganate) needed three starts in Group 1 races in the United Arab Emirates before she reached the winner’s circle

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Prince Sultan bin Abdulaziz International Arabian Horse Festival

January 25 – 27, 2017 photos © PSAIAHF The Prince Sultan bin Abdulaziz International Arabian Horse Festival has, in years past, been a five-day affair held in late January. This year’s schedule,

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HH Sheikh Mansoor Festival Races at Sam Houston Race Park

by Steve Andersen Coady photos There is nothing like the comfort of home, even for a champion racehorse. Last November, Paddys Day, the 2015 Darley Award winner as Horse of the Year, was sent to

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62nd Annual Scottsdale Arabian Horse Show

February 16-26, 2017 Scottsdale Show Results Champion Classic Senior Stallion (9): SM Azraff (Faraa Al Shaqab x LC Psychesfinesse), Inc., Midwest Station II, Rogers, MN; Reserve: Truest (Trussardi

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35th Brazilian National Arabian Horse Show

Indaiatuba, São Paulo November 16-20, 2016 Judges: Mr. Ferdinand Huemer, Austria; Mr. Van Jacobsen, U.S.; Mr. Luiz Eduardo M Caio, Brazil; Mr. Mark Wharton, Australia; Mr. Richard Petty, U.S.

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A Million Dollar Weekend in Qatar

The rise of Ebraz (Amer x Massamari by Tidjani) over the winter in Qatar was nothing short of astonishing. He ran credibly in France in Group 1 stakes in 2016, finishing third and fourth. In Qatar,

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A Conversation with Thomas Fourcy

Perhaps it’s no surprise that Al Mourtajez was a somewhat cantankerous three-year-old, before his career began. What he has done on racecourses in Qatar and Europe in the last few years has shown

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