Surviving Paradise

Their home before the fire. Their home before the fire. The remains of the Metcalfs‘ home in Paradise, California. The remains of the Metcalfs‘ home in Paradise, California. Richard Metcalf reconnects with his horses at Cory Soltau‘s place. Richard Metcalf reconnects...

The Quiet Man EQ Finds His Voice

The Quiet Man EQ (PVA Kariim x Falada EQ). The Quiet Man EQ (PVA Kariim x Falada EQ). The Quiet Man EQ and owner Cindy Jewart. The Quiet Man EQ and owner Cindy Jewart. by Denise Hearst After six years in solitude at a Pennsylvania boarding stable, and the death of his...

Michaël’s First Show

06-195511 Michaël Verbeeck with Olivia K (Borsalino K x AF Nadia) at his first show. 06-195371 “Before the show, Michaël was really nervous. And after, he said at the prize giving: ‘Let’s do this again!’” says his friend Ils. “Now, a few weeks after the show, Michaël...

Another Horse-crazy Girl Story

Lisa Robson’s mare Cheviots Tiffany (Hannatias Sutari x Kalfrayda). I remember the first issue of Arabian Horse World  I ever saw. It was Volume I of the January 1979 issue with Amurath Bandolero on the cover. I could not believe my eyes, so rich was the content, so...

My First Scottsdale

Story and photos by Rachel Varner The air was crisp, the breeze chilling to the bone, but the sun was out. The smell of popcorn mixed with the aromas of hay and shavings filled my lungs. Mountainscapes lined the periphery of the vast showgrounds, almost as if to...