Happy Friday fellow horse fans! We have reached the end of the week, and in celebration of the weekend, I want to visit my favorite act in our dinner show, and the land that it originates from…North America! The original home of the indigenous people. As you may remember, we highlighted this Act previously, sharing that our Native Act “demonstrat[es] an equestrian technique known as reining….a technique that is truly [...]
Horses, performers, acrobatics, trick riding, Liberty training, a Prince and a Princess, dinner, excitement…these are the words that really make up our dinner show! So what’s all this about Arabian Nights purchasing wild, rescued Mustangs, and training them onsite to be in the show??? Well, my fellow horse lovers, and arena enthusiasts! The rumors ARE true. On March 3rd, 2013, Arabian Nights purchased 8 mustangs from The Wild Horse Rescue Center (in [...]
Standing a maximum of 46 inches high, Shetland ponies are known for their intelligence, bravery and athleticism as well as their hardy nature! Two main types of Shetland ponies are recognized by the American Shetland Pony Club; the Classic and the Modern Shetland pony.
Comanche is a 10-year-old Appaloosa gelding that has been performing in the Arabian Nights show for five years. Comanche is easy for guests to recognize because of his uniquely spotted coat, and his quirky personality makes him a standout in the stables at Arabian Nights.
The American Saddlebred is a very sensitive and alert horse, making it an ideal candidate for various riding disciplines, including Dressage. These are very beautiful horses and their movements are especially graceful, making them a great fit for Arabian Nights.