No. 3/2016 (Vol. 7)

Oct 03 2016

Arabian Horses 3-16 – Flippable Magazine

Online subscribers have here the option, to read the magazine in a “flippable” mode.

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Oct 01 2016

Following the Footsteps of Mary’s Legacy

Mary Gharagozlou, the “Grand Dame” of Persian Arabians, died 15 years ago. It was then, that I was in Iran for the first time. Now it was time to find out, if her legacy, the Iranian Asil Arabians, has survived.

Unfortunately, I was a couple of days too late on my first trip to Iran …

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Oct 01 2016

Preservation Breeding –
Dead End or Vision with a Future?

Exemplified by the Weil-Marbach breeding programme In 1817, King William I. of Württemberg founded his Royal Stud of Weil and Scharnhausen. Therefore, the Weil-Marbach Arabian breeding programme celebrates its 200-year-anniversary next year. Reason enough, to be concerned about the continued existence of this subpopulation within the Arabian horse breed.

Preservation breeding means breeding of endangered …

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Oct 01 2016

Merchant and Breeder – Baron von Fechtig

One name pops up again and again, when it comes to the foundation horses of European Arabian horse breeding: Baron von Fechtig. But actually, there is little known about this illustrious merchant, who imported Original Arabs from the Orient, that have decisively influenced many European Studs at the beginning of the 19th century.

Basically, Baron …

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Sep 29 2016

(Deutsch) Die Amateure stehlen den Profis die Schau

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Sep 29 2016

Auction of Disgrace

Let’s face it: The sales revenue of the Pride of Poland auction was not such a bad one. The horses had high reserve prices attached to them, so they were not sold off cheaply. That’s the good news. The bad news is that the reputation of the auction, build over the last 48 years (!), …

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Sep 27 2016

(Deutsch) Kaiserlicher Adel in Stadl

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Sep 14 2016

Show & Sport combined

What makes the Arabes&Co event in Spain so unique? It is the combination of show and sport! And therefore the most prestigious trophy is the combined show & sport Arabes&Co Trophy. This year the trophy went to Flor de Lis’ Zankadilla, ridden by Alfonso de los Santos.

The 22nd edition of Spain’s most …

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Sep 14 2016

Flawless Beauty?

They smile at you from the racks in every newsstand – cover girls. Beautiful, flawless, ideal. But have you ever seen, how these cover pictures are created? Taking the photo – i.e. the actual photo shooting with posing, getting the light and settings right, etc. -, is only a small part of the later cover …

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Sep 10 2016

(Deutsch) Kuwait – Der sanfte Powerman

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