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An Orrion Farms Interview with Doug Leadley

An Orrion Farms Interview with Doug Leadley

  You have been in the Arabian horse industry for generations, give us a little insight into your history with the breed. My grandfather was a saddlebred trainer in Chicago, Don Leadley.  He had one of the largest riding academies in Chicago.  I learned to ride with him, the same riding instructor as Bob Battaglia.  My father managed a big breeding farm in its day

Region 5 Successes

Region 5 Successes

It is with great pride that Orrion Farms took 4 horses to the Region 5 Championships and brought home 3 Regional Championships and one Top 5 (3rd overall).  We would like to thank the show commission for all their hard work, our OFW team for their dedication to the horses, Andrew Sellman for his excellent presentation of the 3 Champions and to Rob Langlois for schooling

2018 Las Vegas - Arabian Breeders World Cup Results

2018 Las Vegas - Arabian Breeders World Cup Results

One horse - One Silver Championship  El Rey Magnum RCF was our only contender in the Las Vegas Arabian Breeders World Cup and he made us proud.  El Rey brought home the Silver Yearling Colt Supreme Championship with David Boggs.  We look forward to the future for this bright young star. El Rey Magnum RCF (Basilio CS x Cirque Du Soleil BF) Silver Champion Arabian

2018 Scottsdale Show Results

2018 Scottsdale Show Results

February in Sunny Scottsdale is always the place to be for the Arabian horse!  This year we took 3 of our strongest competitiors and had a very successful show.  Two of the three will now head back to the farm and live the life of luxury in lush grass pastures as they become mothers to the next generation of the OFW herd.  The third, El Rey Magnum RCF, will stay with Midwest

RHR LOVELY (DA Valentino × LC Psychesheiress)

RHR LOVELY (DA Valentino × LC Psychesheiress)

On December 10th, 2o17 RHR Lovely passed away after a sudden colic episode.  Unfortunately her colon twisted 360 degrees and by the time she made it to WSU she couldn’t be saved.  We are so sad she left us but extremely fortunate that she produced 3 embryos from El Rasheem, QR Marc and Kanz Albidyer.  She will be truly missed...Rest in Peace Sweet Lovely  

Our 2018 Scottsdale Show Contenders
GA HONISUCKL ROSE (Khemosabi x NV Rose Ella)

GA HONISUCKL ROSE (Khemosabi x NV Rose Ella)

August 14, 2017 One of the breeds most incredible show mares crossed the rainbow bridge this morning. Honi, you were a joy to everyone who came across your path. You will be so missed beautiful girl! 1994 Canadian National Championship Mare 1995 Scottsdale Championship Mare 1995 US Reserve National Championship Mare