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Jenny Lees, proprietor of Pearl Island Arabians in Herefordshire, UK, has been bestowed the title of “Ambassador of the Bahraini Arabian.” Born in Malta, Jenny moved to England at the age of 10. In the late 1960s, she moved to Bahrain and through business connections she met the late Emir HH Sheikh Isa bin Salman Al Khalifa. “He showed me a mahogany bay Dahman stallion. I had never seen such perfection on four legs,” says Jenny. “Then I learned the history of this horse — I just wanted to know everything about him.

Above left: The stallion Mlolshaan Gassaf M300. Above right: Jenny Lees of Pearl Island Arabians, UK, who has been bestowed the title of “Ambassador of the Bahraini Arabian,” with the head groom of Al Roudha, Muhammad Younis.

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Bahrain — Host of the 2017 WAHO Conference  

In February 2017, this lovely island nation will welcome guests to the World Arabian Horse Organization conference, by Denise Hearst. Photos...

Bahrain — Host of the 2017 WAHO Conference  

In February 2017, this lovely island nation will welcome guests to the World Arabian Horse Organization conference, by Denise Hearst. Photos...