Arabian horse

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Arabian horse

A horse of a swift breed originally developed in Arabia, having a delicate head and usually a gray, chestnut, or bay coat. It is known for endurance and the ability to learn quickly.

Ara′bian horse′

any of a breed of horses raised orig. in Arabia and noted for their intelligence, grace, and speed.
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KUWAIT, Nov 22 (KUNA) -- Minister of Information Sheikh Salam Al-Sabah said Kuwait's National Arabian Horse Festival was a genuine start for the beauty of the Arabian horse, one of the historic Arab heritage.
Delyth, who has been involved with horses for more years than she cares to remember, has owned, trained and ridden countless winners under the rules of Arabian horse racing, point-to-point and National Hunt racing.
Abu Dhabi: The HH Shaikh Mansour Bin Zayed Al Nahyan Global Arabian Horse Flat Racing Festival's Friends Committee, representing Purebred Arabian horse breeders, owners, trainers and jockeys, was formed on Saturday.
Manama, May 1 (BNA): Arabian Horse Organisation officials and the owners of participating horses praised the outstanding organisation of the Late Shaikh Faisal bin Hamad Al Khalifa Arabian Horseshow, which concluded recently.
The first day of the show was attended by Arabian Horse Organisation president Prince Abdulaziz bin Ahmed Al Saud.
The European Conference of Arab Horse Organizations (ECAHO) organised a B-Show in Al-Zahraa Stud at Cairo last week, as a part of the 16th International Arabian Horse Championships.
HH the Father Emir Sheikh Hamad bin Khalifa al-Thani established Al Shaqab in 1992 to enjoy his passion for Arabian horses, to honour the courageous war horses ridden by victorious Qatari knights of the past, and to assure the Arabian horse would continue to play a leading role in the cultural heritage of the Qatari people.
His Highness Shaikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice-President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai, accompanied by Shaikh Hamdan bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Crown Prince of Dubai, has witnessed the achievement made by UAE riders at the 2014 edition of Festival Mondial d'Endurance in Compiegne, France, sponsored by the Shaikh Mansour Bin Zayed Al Nahyan Global Arabian Horse Flat Racing Festival.
Alba) reaffirmed its support for Bahrain s equestrian tradition through its sponsorship of the third edition of the Khalid bin Hamad Arabian Horse Racing Cup Festival for people with disabilities to be held at the Rashid Equestrian & Horseracing Club, Sakhir, on March 6 and 7, 2014.
It is a first of its kind to be held in Oman and as a nation, we are proud of our strong historical link with the Arabian horse.
Yes, the camel was the main form of transportation in the desert, but the Arabian horse was bred for endurance and speed to carry someone swiftly across the harsh desert.
According to the World Arabian Horse Organization (WAHO) databases, Syria has 5,427 thoroughbred Arabian horses of various, 197 of which were at Al-Bassel Center.

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