Gazal Al Shaqab, The Once and Future King

by Betty Finke To anyone who loves Arabian horses, the words “Al Shaqab” conjure up visions of equine excellence, of almost impossibly beautiful horses being awarded the highest honors. The name, however, is far older than that. It signifies the site where Qatar...

In this Issue: October 2019

COVER TRAINER & BREEDER ALMANAC 38 41 68 24 98 106 VOLUME 60, NUMBER 1 On the Cover: Gazal Al Shaqab (Anaza El Farid x Kajora) see story on page 41. Photographed by April Visel GENERAL: 34Twisted Tales: Maah Daah Hey, the Mini-Tevis RideThere’s a saying, “Man...

Al Waab – Dreams Made Real

by Denise Hearst Up in the north of Qatar lies another world, a tranquil place where a breeder has the time to dream of what might be. He studies his mares, knows their ways, and treasures their history. He walks the pastures and loses himself in their beauty,...

In this Issue: September 2019

COVER 10 22 36 48 76 86 92 VOLUME 59, NUMBER 11 On the Cover:Sheikh Ahmed Abdulla KH H Al Thani visits with his mares at Al Waab Farm, Qatar. Photo by Jennifer Ogden.     AROUND THE WORLD: 22Cover Story: Al Waab – Dreams Made RealA quiet and sensitive man, Sheikh...

Eralda

Foaled in Poland and now living in sun-drenched Mallorca, the three-year-old filly Eralda (Emerald J x Enezja), European Champion Junior Filly and Menton Silver Champion, is pointed to the World Championships in Paris.  Read now Related Posts Eralda ASA Scandalous...