*El Shaklan

(Shaker El Masri × *Estopa)
Grey Stallion , Born 1975

Bred by Om El Arab
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*El Shaklan has become a household name in the world of the Arabian horse. His influence spans the globe. His name is found in pedigrees of horses in every country that Arabians are bred in the world and in show winners at every show in the world. He has not only influenced horses through his genotype it is through his phenotype that we can see *El Shaklan, 35 years after his birth, in horses everywhere. He created a distinct look that is unmistakably “El Shaklan.” He and his dam *Estopa are the cornerstone of the Om El Arab breeding program and many successful breeding programs around the world.

Time line of *El Shaklan’s life:

He was bred by Om El Arab and was born in 1975 on the original farm in Germany. He spent two breeding season’s in England at Pat and Joannna Maxwell’s farm where he won several championships including British National Junior Champion Stallion. He returned to Germany in 1978 where he also won the Junior National Champion title. He was shown at the European Championship in Paris and was crowned European Champion. In 1982 *El Shaklan traveled to the United States. He was shown at the US Nationals twice, tying for first place in 1983. He was US Top Ten in 1983 and 1985. *El Shaklan was sold to Brazil in 1985, against Sigi’s wishes. He was Brazilian National Champion Stallion. In 1990 he was again sold to Count Federico Zichi-Thyssen of Argentina. This is where *El Shaklan spent the final years of his incredible life, being royally treated like the king he was.

Here is a sample of horses that carry *El Shaklan blood:

CR Jasmeenah


Ladi Veronica
*Sharem El Sheikh
*Sanadik El Shaklan
Om El Shahmaan
WH Justice
Aja Justified
El Dorada
Ludjin El Jamaal
Jullyen El Jamaal
Ninja El Jamaal
Malik El Kheil
FS Bengali
Om El Sanadiva
Amir El Shaklan
Eagleridge Passionata

Ajman Moniscione

Year Foaled 1975
Color Grey
Breeding Purebred Arabian



Shaker El Masri *Morafic Nazeer Mansour
Bint Samiha
Mabrouka Sid Abouhom
Moniet El Nefous
Zebeda El Sareei Shahloul
Galila Sid Abouhom
*Estopa Tabal Congo Ilustre
Hilandera Gandhy
Uyaima Barquillo Eco
Imelina Gandhy

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