December 7th Afternoon With Arabians

The bad weather held off a day and we had a wonderful group of newcomers join us for our last 2013 Afternoon With Arabians.  Mark had the barn toasty warm and the horses enjoyed all of the attention and treats!  Watch for our 2014 calendar of events and come meet an Arabian!!

2013 Amethyst Acres Client of the Year!

Congratulations to Jacque Battle of Blue Ridge Dream Farm, the Amethyst Acres 2013 Client of the Year!  Jacque is a dedicated breeder of Straight Egyptian Arabians and a loyal supporter of Amethyst Acres!  And thank you to artist Karen Aneiro of EquiSea Farms for the beautiful original artwork on the plaque!    

October 20th Client Fun Day!!

October 20th was a fun afternoon spent with clients and friends, looking at beautiful horses and enjoying wines with horse labels!  Special thanks to Pam and Teresa for  helping Mark get the horses ready to present, to Greg, Monique, Betty and Roberto for preparing the refreshments and to Shawn Crews of Arabians Ltd. for sharing…

October 19th Afternoon With Arabians Event

We had a wonderful group of newcomers join us for our October 19th “Afternoon With Arabians” event!  Magic Elixir and Mark greeted everyone as they arrived and the young fillies loved showing off for the group!  Special thanks to Shawn Crews of Arabians Ltd. for being our guest speaker!!  If you missed this one, join…

Congratulations Terri!!!

A big congratulations to Terri Woodward of Virginia Beach on the purchase of her first two Straight Egyptian fillies:  Jeenah Al Fariha (Thee Asil x Desperados Fatinah by Thee Desperado) and Desperados Hadiyyah (Thee Desperado x Brieta Sanaa RCA by Mishaal HP).  Jeannie was bred by the Fatinah Partnership (Cornelius Jantzi, Skip & Jean Skipper…

Starting Sunny Under Saddle

Hard to believe he is all grown up!!  This is Pimlicos Soleil, or “Sunny” as he is called…owned by Greg Grow & Monique Siex of Glasgow, VA and bred by Skip and Jean Skipper of Callaway, VA  out of their beautiful Straight Egyptian Arabian Thee Infidel daughter Mia Moniet RCA.  Mom and dad had to…

A Desperado Filly!!!!

The last foal of the year is a gorgeous Thee Desperado filly…what a great way to end the foaling season!!  Congratulations to Brad & Yvonne Burkholder of Moneta, VA on the birth of this flashy chestnut girl out of their beautiful Mishaal HP daughter Brietta Sanaa.  

Shahara has a beautiful baby boy!!

Congratulations to Tammy Bittorf and Terry Ziler of Hancock, MD on the birth of this handsome colt out of their beautiful mare Shaharas Sequel and by the late Mishaal HP.  He was born during the recent Super Moon and looks to be a Super Star in the making!!!  

Aura and Bellagio do it again!!

Congratulations to Bill & Yvonne Chenoweth of Brantford, Ontario on the birth of their new “grand foal” out of their beautiful True Colours daughter True Aura and by Bellagio RCA.  This is a full brother to last year’s filly “Shakkira” who will be at the Egyptian Event in a few weeks.  We are calling the…