Archive for June, 2011

 

Monty Roberts Honored Privately by the Queen for Service to the Royal Family

Monday, June 13th, 2011

Monty Roberts Honored By The QueenAward for Service to Her Majesty’s Racing Establishment bestowed upon Monty Roberts

England (June 11, 2011) – LEGENDARY “Horse Whisperer” Monty Roberts, 76, was honored privately by the Queen for service to the Royal Family and Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II, for his service to the racing establishment.

The American trainer, whose gentle techniques are based on the silent language of horses, was made an honorary Member of the Royal Victorian Order. The Royal Victorian Order is given by the Queen to people who have served her or the monarchy in a personal way. In 1989, the Queen Mother was reduced to tears after Roberts managed to tame her wildest horse. Roberts has been involved with some aspects of the monarchy’s horses ever since. (more…)

 

Monty Roberts Receives CAFA Special Consideration Award

Tuesday, June 7th, 2011

On June 4, 2011, the California Air Force Association (CAFA) awarded Monty Roberts the Special Consideration Award at the 2011 CAFA State Convention for his support to veterans. Read full article on Monty’s blog: http://blog.montyroberts.com/bid/34079/Monty-Roberts-Receives-CAFA-Special-Consideration-Award