Fun Facts About Arabians

Scottsdale’s annual Scottsdale Arabian Horse Show, one of the largest Arabian event in the world, is still six weeks away: Feb. 14-24 at the city’s WestWorld facility.

However, Republic writer Sonja Haller did a nice article today on how you can tour of one of Scottsdale’s many Arabian horse farms in advance of the show. Haller cites from Scottsdale Arabian trainer Greg Knowles,

…fun facts, such as Arabians having one less vertebrae in their back than other horses, or that all of them have black skin under different shades of hair — the skin being suited to their desert heritage.

See the article on AZCentral for more information: Scottsdale’s Arabian horse farms offer free tours.

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