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LAST CHANCE TO EXPERIENCE ALL THINGS EQUESTRIAN AT DUBAI INTERNATIONAL HORSE FAIR TOMORROW

17 March 2017

Dubai, United Arab Emirates

Arabian thoroughbreds of all ages – yearlings, fillies, foals, colts, mares, stallions – will compete in the finals of the 14th Dubai International Arabian Horse Championship tomorrow. The competition presents some of the most magnificent Arabian breeds in the world, worth an estimated USD1 million to USD2 million, to horse enthusiasts. With AED 15 million in prize money, the Dubai International Arabian Horse Championship is the most prestigious competition of its kind in the world. It is a beauty competition for Purebred Arabian horses, from the very young to the elderly statesmen of the Arabian equine world.

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HIS HIGHNESS SHEIKH HAMDAN BIN RASHID AL MAKTOUM OPENS DUBAI INTERNATIONAL ARABIAN HORSE CHAMPIONSHIP & FAIR

Dubai, United Arab Emirates

His Highness Sheikh Hamdan bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Deputy Ruler of Dubai and UAE Minister of Finance, today formally inaugurated the 14th Dubai International Arabian Horse Championship and the 13th Dubai International Horse Fair – simultaneous events running at Dubai World Trade Centre (DWTC) until 18 March.

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FAMILY-FRIENDLY FUN AWAITS EQUESTRIAN ENTHUSIASTS AT DUBAI INTERNATIONAL HORSE FAIR

Dubai, United Arab Emirates

An action-packed weekend is in store for horse fans when the 13th Dubai International Horse Fair (DIHF) kicks off this week at Dubai World Trade Centre.

Held alongside the 14th Dubai International Arabian Horse Championship, event organisers have lined up a number of activities that will delight families and children of all ages. DIHF takes place from 16 - 18 March 2017 under the patronage of H.H. Sheikh Hamdan bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Deputy Ruler of Dubai and UAE Minister of Finance.

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Budding and professional photographers have the chance to win a purebred Arabian stallion worth AED 45,000 

9 March 2017

Dubai, United Arab Emirates

Shutterbugs with a passion for horses are in for a treat as the Dubai International Horse Fair (DIHF) launches an Instagram competition in collaboration with the Hamdan Bin Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum International Photography Awards (HIPA).

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The 13th Dubai International Horse Fair is back

23 February 2017

Dubai, United Arab Emirates

The 13th Dubai International Horse Fair, held alongside the 14th Dubai International Arabian Horse Championship, returns next month at the heart of a booming market for racing, endurance, recreational riding and show jumping products in the region’s equine industry. Taking place from 16 - 18 March 2017 at Dubai World Trade Centre, the event is held under the patronage of H.H. Sheikh Hamdan bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Deputy Ruler of Dubai and UAE Minister of Finance.

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Explore Bekpinar’s winning horse racing equipment at Dubai International Horse Fair 2017

Source pedigree horse racing products all the way from Turkey

“There are other things that I could do, but there's really nothing that I love as much as horse racing.” – Chantal Sutherland, model and horse racing jockey

In 2009, a group of international archaeologists led by the Universities of Exeter and Bristol in the UK uncovered the earliest known evidence of horse domestication, and the origin of the horse breeds we know today. According to their research, horse domestication goes as far back as the Botai Culture of Kazakhstan, circa 5,500 years ago. That’s 1,000 years earlier than previously thought, and about 2,000 years earlier than domestic horses are known to have been in Europe. Findings suggest that horses weren’t just domesticated for riding, but also to provide food, including milk.

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Full speed ahead: ItalFiocchi’s feeds are ideally formulated for sports-performance horses

"A horse doesn't care how much you know until he knows how much you care.  Put your hand on your horse and your heart in your hand." – Pat Parelli, American horse trainer

There are approximately nine million horses in the US, with about 4.6 million Americans working in the horse industry there. It’s big business, with the US horse sector contributing about US$39 billion to the country’s economy each year. If you consider that there are approximately 58 million horses on the planet – about 6.5 times the number in the US alone – it’s easy to conceive how much business potential there is in the global horse industry.

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You'll be on to a winner with these horse-care products

This year, Al Hawajer Stud will offer a range of useful horse-care products, from insulated blankets to supplements that heal sore feet, cribbing collars that really work to medicinal shampoos

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Biofarma SA’s nutritional supplements and feeds offer serious horse power

There’s a saying among the fitness fraternity. It goes: “you wouldn't run a sports car on green diesel, so why are you trying to fuel your machine with inferior fuel?” It’s the same with sporting and endurance horses. When it comes to a horse’s feed needs – especially when these majestic animals are required to really push themselves – superior nutrition is vital.

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13 March 2016

Dubai, United Arab Emirates

Passionate horse breeders, traders, professionals and enthusiasts across the region are saddling up for the 12th Dubai International Horse Fair, held alongside the 13th Dubai International Arabian Horse Championship, this month. Held under the patronage of H.H. Sheikh Hamdan bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Deputy Ruler of Dubai and UAE Minister of Finance, the Dubai International Horse Fair takes place from 17 - 19 March 2016 at Dubai World Trade Centre.

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