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BY JENNIFER ROBERTS

Arabian news HEADED OVERSEAS Midwest sends their congratulations to Ahmen E Al Mohan from the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia on their purchase of the beautiful mare, Mari Belle MP (Marwan Al Shaqab x Magic Kisses).

HALL OF FAMER

Jill Thompson has purchased Robert Goulet from West Lane Farms.

NEW PARTNERSHIP West Lane Farms of Flushing, MI, send their congratulations to Jill Thompson on her purchase of Robert Goulet (Sir William Robert x Mattaria), a 2007 chestnut gelding. Many thanks go to Rushlows Arabians as the agent.

GOING PRO Lindsay Rinehart, of Trotwood Farm in Hickory Corners, MI, recently announced that she will be turning over her amateur card this year and will be going professional. Lindsay has made countless victory passes in both pleasure and equitation; we can’t wait to see what the future holds for Trotwood!

WELCOME TO THE WORLD! Congratulations to Jennifer and Andy Freeburg of Webster, NY, 136 EQUINE

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on the birth of their beautiful daughter! Molly made her appearance on December 28, 2012, at 4:27 p.m., weighing in at 6 lbs., 12 oz.

CONDOLENCES Our condolences go out to Katie Knick on the loss of her 2003 Half-Arabian gelding, Just Win Baby, due to colic on December 25, 2012. This spectacular horse made numerous victory passes in Hunter Pleasure, Sport Horse Under Saddle, Sport Horse In Hand and Sport Horse Show Hack.

The Lawrence family is excited to announce that their HalfArabian gelding, Adams Fire, is being inducted by the Equus Foundation and the United States Equestrian Federation (USEF) into the Horse Stars Hall of Fame. Lori and Nicole cannot express what an honor this is, and they congratulate Shea Stables on breeding this magnificent horse and Joel Kiesner on his excellent training and riding of Adam.

BIG NEWS You could only expect news this big from Texas! The multinational champion, Onyx A (Sundance Kid V x Aliage SSA), has moved to J.T. Keller Performance Horses in Aubrey, TX.

the second year in a row) and the USDF All Breed Reserve Champion Intermediate 1 Dressage. He was also named USEF Region 2 Champion Arabian Halter and USEF Region 3 Reserve Champion Arabian Halter, under the superb guidance of trainer Jennifer Tobie.

SOLD! Congratulations to Elise and Elaina Roeder on the purchase of the multi-national champion Half-Arabian, Danse All Night, from the Lang family, with Chase Harvill as the agent. Watch for them in Country English Pleasure classes this year.

HELPING HORSEMEN In keeping with the theme, ”Much more than a horse show,” The Region 15 Show Committee is pleased to announce that for 2013 they will once again, with the help of the exhibitors, benefit the Arabian Horsemen’s Distress Fund. In 2012, the show donated $1,100 with the help of: Tommy and Dawn Garland of Garland LTD.; Greg Peak and Robin Mountjoy of Greg Peak Performance Horses; Frierson Atkinson of Frierson’s Custom Tailored Riding Apparel; and the region’s Booty Auction. For 2013, the goal is at least $1,500.

LUCKY NUMBER SEVEN The Seventh Annual Arabian Breeders World Cup will be held in Las Vegas, NV, on April 18-21, 2013. Visit ArabianBreedersWorldCup. com for details.

“BRYTE” FUTURE Congratulations to Jennifer Sullivan’s purebred mare, Brytefire, and Amy Heath for being named USEF Horse of The Year for both Region 15 and Region 16 in the Arabian

WELL DONE It’s official! Mirage V++++// was named the 2012 USEF Horse of the Year National Champion Arabian Dressage FEI Combined Level (for

Congratulations to Crossen Arabians and Warmbloods on the breeding lease of Khandle in the Wind++++//. The multi-national champion Anglo-Arabian mare will be bred to their herd sire, CA Dillon.

PHOTO: (TOP) JEFF JANSON PHOTOGRAPHY; (BOTTOM) TRACY KELSEY PHOTOGRAPHY

Country English Pleasure Open division! Brytefire was also named fourth in the Specialty division for Region 16 due to accomplishments in Show Hack and Roadster Under Saddle.

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