Rainy Day at Malvern

Ryan Jones showing Norma (Gazal Al Shaqab x Nina) at the 2015 All Nations Cup. Finke Photo . . . even the skies wept. Finke Photo by Betty FinkeWe never realize how much we take for granted in this life until something happens that turns the world upside down....

The Rise of China

by Jeffrey Wintersteen The speed on the train’s digital display edged up over 300 km/h for the first time since leaving Beijing. I am now north of the Great Wall, officially in Manchuria, bound for a city of almost 10 million people that most westerners have never...

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...