|Farewell The Elixir||Nov 30th 2017||
The Elixir (Hi-Fashion Mreekh x Jaliya) has passed away. Owned by Susan Watson & Leo Barnes of Watson Arabians, The Elixir rose to prominence in the late 1990s, garnering numerous championships, including the Egyptian Event Senior Champion Stallion and Reserve Supreme Champion Stallion in 1996. The Elixir was also extremely successful as a sire, and sought-after EBC stallion, producing many champions in both halter and performance divisions.
|MARILEE MOTT – HEADING NORTH FROM THE DESERT TO LUSH, GREEN PASTURES||Nov 28th 2017||
Marilee Mott, a continuous Pyramid Society member since 1981 is moving from Las Vegas to Oregon. Marilee treasures her 31 year old Ansata Ibn Sudan granddaughter, by Macho REA and is considering new Egyptian horses to continue her dream in the Northwest. Marilee has been actively involved in educating the public on Egyptian Arabian horses over the years and plans to continue to do so in Oregon.
|RARE BLOODLINES RETURN TO AMERICA||Nov 28th 2017||
Eros Arabian Breeders proudly announces the acquisition of Authentic Ibn Nawaal (Maysoun x AK Nawaal) from Al Waab Stud in Doha, Qatar. A halter and performance champion in his own right, Nawaal not only carries the classic beauty and celebrated heritage of his dam, but the also the charisma, refinement and prepotency of his sire.
|Salah Arabian Stud announces the sale of Simeon Sally||Nov 22nd 2017||
Michell Fraser has purchased the three year old filly Simeon Sally. Sally is a lovely filly, great mover, and has a very interesting pedigree - By Simeon Shifran, and out of the imported German mare Mussallah, by Montasar from Mohebba Bint Maymoonah, full brother and sister. Sally is currently residing at Salah, on route to Michelle in Perth, Western Australia next year.
Photo credit Elsa Marchenay
|First Foal for Simeon Shirea||Nov 22nd 2017||
Dorothy Hodge & Michelle Fraser are thrilled with their beautiful, new filly by Immesmerize (Imtaarif x Bint Mareekh Amir ) out of Simeon Shirea ( Simeon Sahron x Simeon Samra, a sister to Shifran ).
Dorothy states, "This filly is Shirea's first foal, and has the bloodlines we are trying to keep close - 2 crosses to El Mareekh and 3 to Bint Deenaa. We could not be happier with her."
|Salah Arabians Announces Purchase of Yearling Filly Simeon Selda||Nov 22nd 2017||
Dorothy Hodge proudly exclaims, "I am excited to announce the purchase of the lovely yearling filly Simeon Selda by Simeon Shifran ( Asfour x Simeon Shavit, by Anaza bay Shahh Imp USA ), and out of Simeon Saadia ( Imperial Madaar Imp USA x Simeon Saada ). This tall, elegant, impeccably bred filly will be a wonderful asset to the Stud, and I am looking forward to seeing her develop and mature."
Photo credit S.Vesty/Simeon
|A Magical Day with Arabians||Nov 17th 2017||
On November 11th, member farms, Sharmel Arabians, MJ Arabians and OGM Arabians, teamed up to present “A Magical Day with Arabians”, held at Sharon Redman’s Sharmel Arabians, in Weatherford, Texas. It was a day filled with activities highlighting the beauty and versatility of the Arabian horse. The goal was to introduce families and children from the surrounding communities to the wonderful qualities of Arabian horses. About 100 people attended and of those approximately 35 were children.
|Vudu Magic Arabians Wins Produce of Dam at the Egyptian Event||Sep 18th 2017||
Life Member Vudu Magic Arabians, owned by Michelle Laucke, was proud and excited to present her Get from dam VMA Barr Farasha, to first place in the Produce of Dam Class. Representing their dam were VMA Farasha's Amari (Burak Ben Eden EA x VMA Barr Farasha) gratefully handled by Kristy Whipperman and VMA Malakah Shakirah (Nahkda Al Kadar x VMA Barr Farasha) handled by Michelle herself.
"When my number was called I was shocked and elated. This was one of my life goals was to have my farm represented on the El Gohara Perpetual Trophy for Produce of Dam," Michelle shared.
|Hadidi February 22, 1990 - July 24, 2017||Sep 13th 2017||
Hadidi (Norus x Hebet Allah)
February 22, 1990 - July 24, 2017
Everywhere his footsteps fell, a hero's welcome was waiting for him. Hadidi, the final torchbearer of Gleannloch's legacy, wrote his name in hsitory's book as one of the most accomplished and decorated Straight Egyptian Arabian stallions of all time. Even so, it is sad that a hero's strength is measured by his heart, and as such, Hadidi's strength was simply beyond measure.
|The Passing of Ansata Nile Echo||Sep 8th 2017||
BEAUTY IS ITS OWN EXCUSE FOR BEING - and he was beautiful in many ways. We regret the passing of ANSATA NILE ECHO. It seems like yesterday that he was a yearling at Ansata, and moved on to Qatar to found a dynasty there. He could literally "trot a hole in the wind" and was often referred to as the King of Trot. A magnificent son of his father, Ansata Hejazi, his legacy in Arabian horse histrory is assured.