The Mares of Illusion Arabian

2006 Mare Kaiya IA
Sired by National Champion Enzo and out of the leading Aristocrat mare Kaiynda Special. Kaiya is a Regional Top Five Open Mare. Her first foal was Mia Magnifficoo IA. (Marwan Al Magnifficoo) Mia was a Scottsdale Top Ten Yearling filly and U.S. National Top Ten 2 year old filly. Mia has been exported to Ecuador.

Kaiya is in foal to Apalo for 2014.


Psyches Euphoria IA

(Padrons Psyche x Kaiynda Special)

Here is a photo of the beautiful champion mare Psyches Euphoria. She is shown with her April 2011 *Escape Ibn Navarrone D colt. Euphoria has been a great producing mare for Illusion Arabians. She has produced several champions including Satine IA (sired by QR Excel) who is owned by Varian Arabians and Bint Euphoria IA (*Sir Fames).

In foal to Ever After NA for 2013

see additional photos of the *Escape colt under News 


Kaiynda Special

(Kaiyoum x Rasraina)

AHR #414185
1988 Bay Mare

Illusion Arabians is excited to report that Kaiynda Special (Kaiyoum x Rasraina) is now the leading Living Aristocrat Mare in the United States!

2009 has been a busy time for the get of Kaiynda Special (Kaiyoum x Rasraina). Previously Special had 11 Champions. In the last 4 months 3 more of Kaiynda Specials foals have become champions. with 15 champions Kaiynda Special now tops the list of Aristocrat mares, an honor she shares with TW Forteyna. All three of Specials latest champions are sired by Enzo. Specials daughter Kaiya IA was Champion mare at her first show and the later went 2009 Region 8 Top Five mare. She was shown by Jay Allen. Garden Of Eden IA (by Eden C) became Specials 15th champion. 

Special Desire was Region 1 Top Five mare ATH shown by my good friend Toni Sullivan. El Pacino IA was shown bu Jay Allen to Jr. Champion colt at his first show. Besides these latest champions Specials daughter Psynsation (by Psyche) was Brazilian Reserve National Champion mare and another daughter So Special IA (by Enzo) was 2009 South African National Champion Mare!

Kaiynda Special produced a stunning bay filly by Eden C in 2009 and will have 2010 foals by Rough Justice and Brixx IA. The future looks bright for Kaiynda Special and Illusion Arabians.

In 2010 Special produced a gorgeous filly by Brixx IA.  She also produced a top quality grey colt by *Rough Justice. Both of these foals should soon add to Specials list of Champions

BD PenneLope

(Fonda Bask x LA Enchantress)

AHR #406903
1988 Grey Mare

As a young show horse BD Pennelope had many wins at halter and Most Classic Head. As a breeding horse she is the dam and grandam of many champions. Penny has produced champions by Ali Jamaal, Khemosabi,Versace and *Sanadik El Shaklan and Magnum Psyche. BD Pennelope holds the title of "Queen of Illusion Arabians" She is very special and is always admired by visitors to the ranch.

Pennelopes 2003 colt, Micah IA, is one of the best foals I have ever had.  Pennelope has now produced 5 champions.  Her 2005 colt Veritas IA (by Versace) was Region 1 Top Five colt.

Bint Portessa

(Ansata Shah Zam x Portessa)

AHR #318566
1984 Chestnut Mare

Bint Portessa went to horse heaven in May of 2010 at the age of 26.    She will be
greatly missed but her blood will go on for many, many generations in the
Arabian breed. 

Bint Portessa was bred by Richard DeWalt. As a matter of fact, she is a granddaughter of the very first Arabian mare that Richard ever owned. Bint Portessa is a full sister to the multi-regional champion and U.S. Top Ten Futurity filly, Maiden Amerika. Bint Portessa has produced seven Regional Champions and a National Champion. American Dream (Magic Dream x Bint Portessa) was a Regional Champion Sweepstakes Filly. Bint Bint Portessa (also by Magic Dream) was South African Nation Champion Mare as a 2 year old. Bint Portessa is a treasured mare and will always be owned by Illusion Arabians.

Produced a beautiful chestnut filly by Micah IA in 2008. Now retired from breeding.

Bints daughter, Psychic Passion (by Padrons Psyche) was just named 2007 Region 4 Reserve Champion Sport Horse Mare.  This now gives Bint Portessa 7 champions.

Fond Ali

(Ali Jamaal x BD PenneLope)

AHR #485332
1992 Chestnut Mare

Fond Ali is a beautiful champion daughter of National Champion Ali Jamaal. Ali has already produced several halter champions and is proving herself to be an excellent broodmare. Ali has produced foals by Le Fire, Versace and Echo Magnifficoo.

Fond Ali had  a stunning chestnut  filly  by Ever After NA on July 28th 2010. In foal to National Champion Brixx IA for 2013

Alia Psyche IA

(Padrons Psyche x Focus Alianna)

AHR #578756
2000 Grey Mare

This beautiful filly was bred by Richard DeWalt. She has an excellent show record including 2005 Top Ten Junior Mare, 2003 Canadian Top Ten Junior Mare and 2003 Region VIII Top Five Mare.


Alia is a full sister to Focus Seneca (British National Champion and Focus Highlander (U.S. Top Ten Stallion.) No doubt she will prove to be an excellent producer.

Alia produced a beautiful  grey Enzo filly in 2008.  That filly, Bint Alia
Psyche IA, is now owned by Al Khaled farm of Saudi Arabia.  In 2010 Alia produced another superior filly by Enzo. Her name is Naya Joy IA. That filly is now owed by North Arabians.  Alia also produced a great chestnut filly in 2010 by Eden C.

In 2011 Alia will have another E.T. foal by Enzo.  Alia is carrying a foal by
National Champion Brixx IA. We can't wait for those foals to arrive.


(*ZT Shakfantasy x Shalina El Jamaal)

2 year old Scottsdale Reserve Champion filly.

Her dam is the 2003 National Champion Mare. Shaklina is in foal to Sir Fames HVP for 2007.

Shaklina was a Canadian Top Ten Futurity filly.

Shaklina Produced an excellent grey filly in 2008. This filly is sired by *Sir Fames HBV. In 2009 Shaklina had a very nice colt by Eden C.

In foal to Ever After NA for 2013

American Dream

(Magic Dream x Pint Portessa)

Foaled in 1997

A new Aristocrat with  5 champions. Dream was bred by Richard DeWalt.  A Regional Champion Sweepstakes Yearling filly herself, she is proving to be an excellent broodmare.  I had sold her several years ago but I bought her back when she became available American Dream produced a lovely Eden C filly in 2009.  In 2010 she produced an exciting chestnut Eden C colt with an amazin face with eyes and ears we all