American Cream Draft
This is a magnificently beautiful horse! They are good at pulling, draft work, and harnessing. They interestingly enough have white eyes until the age of eleven years.
Characteristics include short legs, compact body, short thick neck, and a convex profile.Colors are always having a cream or white tail and mane, with pink skin, amber eyes, and white markings. Height can reach 16.2 hands.
The energetic, athletic, and obedient American Warm blood is useful in many ways such as participating in any competition. They are well mannered, easily trained, and have a free movement. Their gallops are also long.
Physical characteristics include good bone, strong hindquarters, deep chest, and neat head. Colors can be any solids and bay. Their height can reach up to 16.1 hands.
The Andalusian is a very gentle breed. Also being athletic, strong, and a pleasure to ride because of their smooth paces. Uses include performing, dressage, parades, herding cattle, and pleasure riding.
Physically this breed has hard feet, a short strong back, strong hindquarters, high neck, and a large head. The Andalusian is known for its long wavy mane and tail. Color is usually white but can also be grey, golden dun, bay, and different roans. Height can reach 15.2 hands.
The Anglo-Arab is a very competitive breed. They are intelligent, athletic, easy tempered, large and strong. Uses are cross-country, racing, show jumping, dressage, showing, and pleasure riding. This breed can carry more weight than the normal Arabian.
Characteristics include tough, strong, sound, hard feet, long neck, alert intelligent eyes, and can reach 16.3 hands tall. Main colors are grey and chestnut but they can be any full colors.
The Akal-Teke is an amazing breed. They are also a desert horse like the Arabian and are wiry, lean, tough, resilient, and have a smooth action. Covering long distances they are great racers, dressage horses, cross-country, jumping, and is simply a sport breed.
Characteristics include large eyes, striking body, high head, long neck and legs, and a large wither. they are known for their golden coats which has an interesting story to it. One day Queen Elizabeth ll asked for the most beautiful horse in the world. So she was brought an Akhal-teke as golden as the one below. The queen told his servants that the horses needed to be washed thinking the golden coat was polish. When the horse was washed the coat gleamed even more and was therefore prized and named Melekush.
The Alter real is a high spirited and intelligent horse that is easy to train. This breed is NOT for an inexperienced rider, for they are high school work.
Characteristics include strong neck, long flowing mane and tail, and a quality head. Colors can be bay, brown, and gray. height can reach 16 hands high.
The Ardennes is a very large, bulky, and heavy horse full of pure strength. This breed is obviously used for working and was used for French Army riding.
They can stand up to 16 hands and have thick legs. The Ardennes can pull extremely large, heavy objects.
Colors include roan, white, black, and chestnut. Their mane mixes colors. They have long thick feathering on their feet and large heavy hooves.
Austrailian Stock Horse
This breed is a fantastic jumper, actually up to 8 Ft. they are hard working, good tempered, hardy, wiry, fast, and have great endurance. Uses include polo, jumping, pleasure riding, and local racing.
Physically they have a short, thick, neat, fine head and can be between 15.2-16.2 hands high.
Sorry about the picture. I couldn't find one anywhere of this breed. If you know of one please say so in the guest book.
The Auxois looks very much like an Ardennes. They are free moving and are used farming light draught, forestry, and agriculture. Characteristics include small alert ears, hardy limbs, short back, strong neck, an short head. Colors can be roan, back, and chestnut while height can reach 16.3 hands or anything above.
Obviously by the name of the breed they have curly hair that gets so long it hangs down in ringlet's. But during summer the Bashkir Curly sheds not only that coat but their tail and mane! During that season they are not particularly beautiful.
These breed is found mostly in Asia and no one know's where they originated and were first bred.
Characteristics include bold movement, long stride, tough and hardy hooves, and tight kinky curls. Their height is usually 15 hands high. Colors include bay, gray, pinto, appaloosa, grula, and cremalo.
World wide only about 4,000 Curly's left.
This agile, hardy, tough, and sure footed breed is a pleasure to ride. They were once used in war but are now used in light pulling, pack ponies, herding sheep, polo, racing, and pleasure riding.
Characteristics include hard feet, long back and neck, and can reach 14.2 hands tall. Colorings include brown, bay, and chestnut.
This breed is a draft and therefore can stand up to 21.2 hands high! They weigh around 3,300 pounds but have good endurance.
They can carry heavy loads and large logs and carts which goes with being extremely strong. The Belgian Draft horse has long hair and can be used as a pleasure horse. They can also be used in heavy horse competition's. Sadly this breed is slowly disappearing.
Feet include slight feathering and very large hooves. They also have a thick neck along with the whole body.
The Beligian Warm blood is a strong and reliable, easy tempered riding horse good for dressage, show jumping, and many other types of competition.
Characteristics include strong legs, deep girth, compact body, short neck, and an attractive head. They stand at an average 16 hands high and can be all solid colors.
This all purpose riding, harnessing, and military breed is Spanish looking. They have a straight head, medium length neck, slender legs, and can be all dull colors. Height can reach 14.2-16.2 hands!(Sorry about the little info)
This active, energetic and agile draft horse is elegant and gentle. Standing up to 15.2 hands high they continue to grow till 5-7 years of age.
For being a large horse their paces are quick and sharp. The Boulonnai's has powerful leg's and also carry's Arabian blood line's.
They have a thin silky coat and can have colors such as light grey, dapple grey, blue dapple grey, roan grey, metal grey, and mouse grey. The whole body is thick and large which make's it hard to believe this breed's quickness and agile feature's.
This heavy draught horse can reach 16-17 hands tall! They have good, short, strong legs. This breed stand proud and can be colors such as roan, bay, chestnut, grey, and dun. Other characteristics include small square head, heavy strong neck, and thick compact body.
The Breton i a heavy horse with a comfortable gait and easy going personality. They can stand up to 15.2-16.2 hands tall with very large feet. This breed was first found in the French mountains.
They are very social creature's with a bulky neck, short strong legs, slightly dished face, and hardy feet. Color's include bay, grey, chestnut, red, roan, and blue.
Though large in size this animal is gentle and loving with all people.
This handsome looking horse can be used in dressage and just plain competition's. Characteristics include having a good looking head, medium length neck, sloping shoulders, deep girth, long legs, and can be all solid colors. Height can be between 14.2-16.2 hands tall.
The Buckskin is a tough hardy horse. Characteristics include an attractive head, medium length neck, strong neck, hard feet, and can be colors such as buckskin, dun, red dun, bridle dun, gurrla, and has white markings. height is between 15-16.3 hands.
The Budyonny is known for its smooth delicate paces which makes them a pleasure to ride and be able to go on long distant rides. There is one stallion known to cover 192 miles in 24 hours. They also have calm sensible personalities. Uses include dressage, steeplechase, cross-country, and pleasure riding. This breed has great stamina and is very tough.
Physically the Budyonny has good feet, an attractive head, strong quarters and shoulders, a long body, and can stand between 15.3-16 hands high. Colors can be chestnut, golden, bays, and grays.
The unique horse actually has four gates instead of the normal three. All are beautiful and make it a good riding horse and harnessing horse.
Physical characteristics include having a crested neck, powerful compact body, strong legs, good feet, and can be all colors. They can reach 15-16.2 hands high.
Canadian Cutting Horse
The Canadian Cutting horse is very similar to a Quarter Horse. They are used for herding cattle, farm work, jumping, and eventing. This breed has a rapid burst of speed and can travel quickly over short distances and is usually rode western.
They have powerful hindquarters and shoulders, long low hanging neck, short string back, and stands about 15.2 hands. The neck does not arch like other horses do.
This breed is also very intelligent, easy to train, and have a willing attitude.
Characteristics include handsome head, good uphill top line, powerful legs, deep girth, sound feet, and can be all solid colors. Height can reach 16.2-17.1 hands high. They are vibrant and can participate in any competitions.
This powerful breed is strong, speedy, steady, bold, and an excellent riding horse. Close to a Thoroughbred they are athletic, fast, and unique. They have great stamina and make great jumpers, drivers, riding, and farming horses.
They can reach up to 16 hands high. The only color this breed can be is brown with black points. Other characteristics include sure footed, strong back, long arched back, long ears, large head, and short limbs.
This amazing strong and large horse is very powerful but is simply a gentle giant. They have a kind nature though standing about 16.2 hands.
Body characteristics include arched neck, silky hair, large round feet, alert head, and simply a grand presence.
Other facts about Clydesdale include an energetic, careful and high stepping gaits. Though large this breed can participate in jumping, cross country, plowing, and parading.
The Cob is a magnificent and beautiful breed that stands about 15 hands high. They are powerful and can carry weight easily.
Uses include show classes and riding. Other characteristics are plenty of bone, muscular legs, flat joints, flat joints, strong quarters, short mane, strong neck, and reproached mane.
The Comtois breed has short lively paces and is long lived. They are balanced, sure footed, tough, active, and excellent working horses. Uses are pulling sleighs, light pulling, and sadly meat production.
Characteristics include hardy feet, strong back, alert ears, and can be either bay or chestnut. Height can be between 14.3-15.3 hands high.
The Cremello is more so a color but a Palomino also a horse. They were once used for royalty. Only the kings and queens were aloud to ride them. They are beautiful and showy. Looks and heights vary. They can be used in pleasure riding and harnessing. Colors are either white, cream, or gold and they always had blue or golden eyes. They look vary much like a Quarter Horse.
The Danish Warm blood is a very handsome, sound tempered, courageous spirited horse. Prices for this breed are very expensive because of their competition level and rarity. The normal height is 16-17.2 hands high.
They have a natural balance and can be found in any color that is whole, though bay is most common.
This breed is very fast, has hard feet, good bones, limbs are excellent, medium length back, prominent withers, sloping shoulders, long crested neck, and an insensible attitude to finish it off.
Their uses are dressage, show jumping, and other competitive sports.
This breed has a free action, is active, and has great stamina. uses include packing, pleasure riding, light pulling, and driving.
Physically the Dole Gudbransdal has hard feet, powerful hindquarters, a neat attractive head, and strong shoulders. Height can reach 15 hands high. Colors can be black, brown, bay, and chestnut.
This competitive breed can be used in pleasure riding and harnessing. Characteristics include hard legs, upright shoulders, lean neck, broad back, straight head, and can reach 16.2 hands high. Colors can be chestnut, bay, or gray.
This strong draught horse can be used in any draft horse competition including agriculture. Characteristics include a straight profile, good withers, strong quarters, good feet, and can reach 16.3 hands. Colors can be chestnut, bay, roan, and black.
This warm blood is athletic and intelligent. They can be used for almost all competition's but perform best in harness and dressage.
Characteristics include having good hocks, long back, well defined withers, a plain head, and a medium length neck. The Dutch Warm blood can be any solid color and stand 16 hands high.
Characteristics include good looking head, strong neck, strong body, powerful hindquarters, long hard legs, and good feet. Colors can be chestnut, bay, and solid colors. Personality is very easy going.
Uses can be pleasure riding, harnessing, competition, and carriage. Height can reach 16.2 hands high.
This "Golden Pony" has a very steady and calm temper along with intelligence. They are easy to train and resilient. The Finnish can survive rough climates and is hardy.
Other characteristics include sure footed, speedy, agile, high croup, short string and feathered legs, sloping hindquarters, strong body, short neck, fast, muscular, sturdy, well balanced, has a long head, flat withers, and can stnd up to 15.2-17.2 hands. Colors can be anything but skewbald.
Uses are harnessing, pleasure riding, and sled pulling. Lastly this breed is very easy to maneuver.
The Florida Crackers name came from being ridden very fastly through the wildness while herding cattle while the riders cracked whips. They are a Spanish breed and have become very rare.
They are working horses and stand +13.5 hands. Florida Crackers have a herding extinct. Their fast gate relates to their quickness and endurance. This breed has a sleek appearance and can be any color but grey, roan, and solid colors.
This elegant breed has many characteristics. They are always chestnut or white. The Frederiksborg has a high stepping action, short upright neck which is also muscular and long, broad chested, good limbs, string shoulders, high and alert head, long back, highest tail, well shaped feet, and excellent balance. Their gait is free and entergectic along with a vigorous trot. They were also not built for speed. lastly this breed can get up to 16 hands high.
Their personality includes even temper and kind hearted.
Uses can be pleasure riding and driving.
Though chunky this breed has good endurance and stamina. Uses include agriculture, harness racing, and packing.
Physically the Freiberger has a compact body, strong legs, short neck, and small head. That can stand 14.3-15 hands high and can be any solid colors.
The French Trotter has strength, speed, stamina, courage, and a gliding trot. They are hard working and their uses include harness and racing. Characteristics include alert expressions and a bold head. Height can reach 16.2 hands high.
This is a large and powerfully built horse used in war's long ago and had made them a fairly rare breed to find. They have strength, courage, a willing nature, very docile, sensitive, and kind personality.
Characteristics include a fine and long head, high arched neck, muscular body, hardy feet, full mane and tail, high stepping trot,alert expression, proud head, and short ears. Uses can be harnessing, under saddle, trotting races, driving team, parade's, showing, and pleasure riding.
The Furioso is a rare breed with a true action and endurance. They are great competition horses in several things but mainly harness racing. Physically this breed has sound feet, strong legs and hindquarters, prominent ears, and refined head. The only colors they com in is black and brown.
The Gelderland is an attractive horse that reaches around 15.2-16.2 hands tall. They have well formed hooves, and intelligent expression, string shoulders, and low withers.
Uses include jumping, heavy weight riding, farm work, and pleasure riding. They are also powerful carriage horses.
The Groningen is a very handsome looking horse. With a convey head, short neck, long back, broad strong hindquarters, round joints, good withers, and hard feet. They can heights from 15.2 -16.2 hands tall. Colors include black, bay, and brown. Uses can be harnessing, agriculture, and pleasure riding.
This is different from a Hackney Pony though they look similar in some ways. They are elegant, a balanced pacer, graceful, and have light legs. Personality is having good manners. Uses include pleasure riding, showing, and hunting.
They can be all solid colors and have long strong hindquarters. Height can reach 14.2 to 15.3 hands. When riding they require saddle most of the time.
This breed is per say both Pony and Horse. Their height can be between 14-15.2 hands high. They are graceful and courageous. The Hackney also has great stamina.
Characteristics include straight head, strong shoulders, and low withers. Colors can be black, bay, brown, and chestnut.
The Hackney's uses are riding, harnessing, breeding, and showing.
This short horse is almost in the pony section but they just reach 14 hands. They are always chestnut and no other color. Other characteristics are large eyes, big nostrils, small ears, bright appearance, muscular back, strong hindquarters, and a full tail.
Uses include pulling and farm work.
They have excellent personality traits suck as intelligent, kind, willing, excellent temper, and great with kids.
This attractive warm blood breed is the best dressage and jumping horses. Though they are excellent in those they can participate in others such as farm work, pulling, and driving. The Hanoverian also has a good personality. They have courage, willing and an honest temper. Another trait is their energetic and long stride and stamina.
Characteristics include alert and long head, muscular neck, strong sloped shoulders, and hard well shaped feet. They can stand a good 15.3 to 17 hands high.
This breed can get up to 17 hands high and is willing, bold, elegant, and intelligent. They are the best carriage horses around and can also be used in dressage and jumping. Long ago they were used in the wars.
Physical traits include being any color with black, brown, and bay. They have powerful hindquarters, a deep chest, well shape withers, sloped shoulders, long arched neck, and a fine and bright head.
The Hunter is not necessarily a breed but it is a good riding and jumping horse. They are athletic, bold, have courage and speed, and a good temper. The Hunter can stand between 15.7-17 hands high.
Indian Half Bred
The Indian bred is a very competitive horse and can be used in many things including pleasure riding. They are willing, intelligent, equal tempered, and even have a kind expression.
Characteristics include being all solid colors, deep body, strong legs, sensible head, and good feet. Height can reach 15-16 hands high. They are awkwardly shaped, looking like a tall pony.
Though a large breed the Irish Draft is good at jumping, showing, and an all around purpose horse. Their temperament is sensible, bold, willing, and even. They are also athletic, sure footed, have good stamina, and a fine coat.
They can grow up to 17 hands high and can have colors, dapple grey being most common but able to be any color. Other characteristics are short neck and great strength.
Italian Heavy Horse
Although a heavy horse this breed is active and agile. They have a kind temperament and are very balanced. They can stand between 16-17 hands high. Uses can be showing, haulage and just simply working, and have a fast trot and long walking stride.
Characteristics include high set tail, powerful hindquarters, and deep crested neck. Colors could be chestnut, roan, or grey.
The Jutland though a large horse is not as tall as a Draft horse would be. they stand about 15.2 hands and were once used in war. Now days they are used in parades, showing, and pulling. They live long than some other breeds and have a good personalty. The Jutland is strong, agile, sturdy, gentle, willing, and fast despite their size.
Characteristics include short legs, plain head, long ears, short neck, strong hindquarters, and hard feet. Colors can be roans, dark chestnut, bay, and black.
This obedient, willing, and hardy horse is not only intelligent and strong but fast, tall, agile, and have smooth gaits from birth. They also have a light walk and make good riding horses, harness racing, and pack pony's. Interestingly enough the mare's have superb milk.
Characteristics include standing 15.2 hands, sure footed, short level back, and short strong neck. Colors can be bay, dark brown, black, and grey.
Almost being the size of a pony this breed stands 14 hands high. They have many good trait's such as brisk trot, moves well(not fast), willing, energetic, agile, well balanced, and can be used in many things. Uses include simple working, herding, transportation, polo, packing, and pleasure riding.
Body characteristics are good. They have a fine and attractive head, large bright eyes, arched neck, and can have grey, golden, bay, chestnut, and dun coats.
The Kathiawari is a very interesting breed. Their ears are long and point inward, the tips touching. Personality includes docile, intelligent, affectionate, tough, and hardy.
They can be used in many things and in the past were sued as police horses, not mostly used in showing, harness, and pleasure riding.
This breed has a graceful neck, sloped shoulders, hard feet, high set tail, weak back legs, narrowly but, and can stand 15 hands high.
The Kentucky Saddlebred is a beautiful horse used in showing, trail riding, working, harnessing, and pleasure riding. They have a great intelligent and willing spirit. Including a brilliant movement they have speed.
Physical characteristics include, long back, neck, and legs, quality head, and usually a long mane and tail. They can also be many colors such as red, chestnut, pinto, palomino, and other solid colors.
This beautiful body is an excellent riding horse. They are very impressive and strong along with having an even temper. The Kladruber can also be used for driving and carriage.
Characteristics include having a long and tall body, strong hindquarters, and can reach 16-17 hands tall. The only colors this breed comes in are gray and black.
Though this is a beautiful black and white spotted horse they are very difficult to reproduce and therefore and rare and hard to find. They are tough and great for children because of their gentle nature.
They stand about 15.2 hands and are very intelligent. uses include circus work, vaulting competition's and all around riding purposes. Characteristics are having a fine head and neck, and upright shoulders.
The Latvian is a free moving and strong horse. They have many uses such as harnessing, packing/hauling, farming, driving, pulling carts, and pleasure riding.
Characteristics include long head, strong quarters, long neck, and a broad body all around. Colors are plain and can be black, bays, brown, and chestnut. Height can reach 16.2 hands.
This beautiful white horse was used in royalty and no else could have them unless a king or queen. They are very trainable and intelligent. The Lipizzaner is long lived and graceful along with strong. uses include farm work, circus performances, dressage, driving, and high school discipline's. This breed matures slowly.
The Lipizzaner can be grey, black, brown, and bay but is mostly found white. Characteristics include tough hard feet, strong shoulders, short legs, strong quarters, and a short but strong neck. They can reach 15-16 hands high.
This breed is very generous, willing, showy, and intelligent. Also being agile, alert, and has tight turns. Uses include driving, pleasure riding and farming.
Other characteristics are having powerful shoulders, thick short neck, and a naturally broad body. Colors are grey and all solid's. They are also considered "leggy." Height can reach 15-16 hands high.
This breed is elegant, kind, willing, honest, and has great stamina. They love to work and work hard at it. Uses include driving, herding, pulling carts, farming, pleasure riding, and harness racing.
Physically the Malaposki has big bold eyes and can any full color with the mix of bay, black, gray, and chestnut. They can reach 15.3-16.3 hands high.
Sadly this breed is almost extinct though reliable, willing, calm, good nature, hardy, steady, dependable, solid, and is actually semi-wild. They are able to work for long periods even in fierce heat of time but have no jumping ability. uses can be pleasure riding, light farming, police work, and working cattle.
Characteristics include short neck, hard feet, and strong hocks. They can reach 15.3 hands high and can be any solid colors.
Missouri Fox Trotter
This a wide known breed and much information is known about it. They have a comfortable gait which is slow and smooth. They are strong, but is docile, gentle and is easy to keep, ride, train, and handle. The Fox Trotter can cover 10 miles in one hour!
Characteristics include strong legs and hindquarters, an intelligent neat head, pointed ears, large eyes, tapering muzzle, well shaped neck, sloping shoulder, strong short back, and can be any color. Height can vary between 14-16 hands high. They can be used in showing and pleasure riding.
This horse was so beautiful that i just had to put two pictures! Much is known about this hard working horse too. For a start uses can be showing, harnessing, pleasure riding, trail riding, driving, dressage, jumping, and is a popular breeding horse.
They are alert, kind, easy to train, intelligent, courageous, spirited, sturdy, and all around good horses for anyone. The Morgan was once used as police work and is fast. This breed is usually ridden western style but has been found English in competition's.
Characteristics include standing at 15.2 hands, wide nostrils, pointed ears, bright eyes, crested neck, sloped shoulders, strong back, powerful hindquarters, good feet, soft mane and tail, and can be colors such as bay, brown, black, and chestnut.
The Mongalarga is a very excellent tempered horse. They have the lowest set tail of all horses. They also have great endurance and are amazing jumpers. Uses include ranching, harnessing, pleasure riding, and jumping. This breed is very graceful and elegant too.
Characteristics are having a long head, sort back, strong hindquarters, and long legs. height can be between 14-16 hands high. Colors can be bay, chestnut, roan, grey, and pinto.
Having only 300 left on those earth I could not find a picture. The Mulasier helps produce mules however, and breed 30,000 a year.
Characteristics include heavy head, straight shoulders, sloping croup, heavy feathering, and flat feet. Colors are dun, roan, bat, black, grey. Height can reach surprisingly 16.2 hands.
This drought horse is fast, strong, and active. Sadly this good tempered breed's population is decreasing. They can be used in any kind of drought use.
Characteristics include large head, well defined withers, compact body, low set tail, and short strong legs. This breed comes in liver chestnut, brown, bay, black, and gray. Height can reach 16 hands high.
The Murgese can stand from 15-16 hands high and is willing, easily managed, has a short stride but active movement.
Characteristics include flat withers, strong back, small joints, strong hooves, and can only be chestnut. Uses are few and can only be a pleasure riding horse and a farm horse.
The Mustang's characteristics vary because of being a wild horse or having wild ansisters. Though they are quick, tough, hardy, agile, comfortable to ride and have several uses. Those are pleasure riding, trail riding, packing, trade, and is a cow pony. The Mustang is very difficult to train and tame though.
Physically they have a low set tail, sloped shoulders, large long faces, flat withers, short legs, thick cheeks, and can be any color. Size can vary between 13.2-15 hands high.
National Show Horse
It's obviously by the name what this horses main use is, showing. But they are also great pleasure riding horses. They are absolutely beautiful and can be all colors, mostly solid however.
Characteristics include short high set tail, deep shoulders, pronounced withers, straight profile, and a small head. Height can reach 16.2 hands.
New Forest Pony
Though pony is at the end of its name they can stand 14.2 hands high and is considered a horse. The Forest is hardy, friendly, intelligent, has free action, and are strong. They are bold jumpers, can be used in showing, and good riding horses.
Any color is acceptable except skewbalds and piebalds. Other characteristics include good feet, sloping shoulders, and have an attractive structure.
This is a largely built sturdy and hardy horse. They are willing, honest, genuine, and just have a good temperament. Though having some frisky Arab blood in them. They are not built for speed but are great competition horses. Uses include light pulling, harnessing, carriage pulling, driving, jumping, and pleasure riding.
Characteristics are having long ears, small eyes, short strong necks, long strong backs, stocky, sound, and have good feet. Colors can be bay, black, dark brown, and chestnut. height can reach 15.3-16.2 hands.
The Norman Cob is a very enduring horse. Also having strength and toughness. They have a medium length of rein. Uses include agriculture, farm or ranch work, and pleasure riding.
Physical characteristics are having a powerful stocky frame, large head, sound feet, strong short legs, and can be the colors chestnut, bay, and roan.
The Noriker was once used in war's but is now used as light pulling and just simply working. With strength and an easy managing personality these make great horses.
They have strong legs, long sure footed action, wide nostrils, alert ears, short legs, and feathered feet. Height can be between 16-17 hands high.
North Swedish Horse
This happy, kind, willing, easy to train, and long lived light draft horse is very active and can participate a several competitions such as carriage and harnessing. They are also good pleasure riding horses.
Physical characteristics include thick mane and tail, long body, strong neck, long ears, large wide head, and can be any sold colors! Their pulling is active and and they have a long striding action. Height can reach 15.3 hands.
The Novokhirghiz is docile, adaptable, intelligent, fast, and are hardy. They have free movement and their gallops are beautiful. They can carry heavy loads across long distances. Their milk is prized. Uses include racing, packing, and several riding events.
This breed can be bay, gray, or chestnut and stand 15 hands tall. Sorry i couldn't find an actual picture of this breed.
The Oldenburg is a powerful and agile horse. Though they are not fast they are very impressive and can participate in jumping, driving, farm work, and dressage.
Characteristics include long strong neck, broad chest, well shaped feet, long body, and can reach 17.2 hands tall. Colors include black, brown, bay, and grey.
This tall and powerful horse is a beautiful slender site. They are light can be used in pulling carts, trotting races, harness racing, and pleasure riding.
Characteristics include low withers, broad, straight, coarse, but high set neck, long body, long legs, broad croup, and colors can be grey, black, bay, and brown. Height is usually 16.2 hands.
Otherwise known as the "Golden Grape" this breed can be any height but is usually taller than 15 hands. Colors can actually be chestnut, palomino, cream, and albino. The palomino is not really considered a breed. They have a silver mane and tail and 15% of it is dark.
This horse can participate in many things but not usually competition's. Though good at barrel racing, rodeo, trail riding, and pleasure riding.
The Percheron is one of the largest horses in the world an can reach 17 hands high. they were used in wars but are now used in harnessing, hauling, carriage, pleasure riding, and transportation.
They have a fine head, handsome body, wide nostrils, long ears, short body, strong neck, sloped shoulders, clean legs, hard feet, and have a low free action. Weight is usually one ton!!! The Percheron also has good flexibility. Colors include dapple grey, black, and white.
Personality is very good too. They are intelligent and easy to handle!
The Perovian Paso has very sturdy and hard feet which makes them great for trail riding and climbing over rocks and mountains. They can be used for pleasure riding and polo. This breed has great stamina and can travel for long distances quickly and comfortably. Personality includes kind and easy. They can run up to 16 MPH!
Characteristics are being cob like, having sloping shoulders, dense bone, low tail, a deep girth, fine coat, strong legs, angled hocks, and have a large heart. Colors can be anything. They also have something else called a four beat gate.
The Paso Fino is a great horse to ride because of its true easy pace. Their main use is showing and pleasure riding.
Characteristics include strong legs, well rounded rump, sloping shoulders, and a well shaped head with straight or slightly convex profile. They can be all solid colors and stand between 13-15 hands high.
There must be several charactorisitcs for a Pinto to be a pure pinto. Such as a Pinot must have three square intches of white above the horses knee's. All Pinto foals are a solid color and slowly change as they get older.
Some people think that a Pinto is the same as a Paint, but they are totally different horses. They stand about 16 hands.
Of course this breed is rarely found in the wild and are usualy domesticated. A Pinto can be any two colors but black. Though not good jumpers or fast runners this breeds main use is hunting and pleasure riding. They are calm and patient horses which makes them god for children and riding.
A lot of this breed died in the World War 2 but is still known widely. They are free moving, calm, active, patient, bold, adaptive, and great work horses. They also do not have very many health problems. Uses are mainly packing, farming, and hauledge.
Characteristics include having strong legs and short deep body's that are sound. The Polish Draft can stand from 15-16.3 hands tal and can be chestnut, roan, bay, and gray.
There are over 3.2 million Quarter Horses in the US alone, thus making them one of the most popular breeds. There's a good reason for it too. they are gentle, have an even temper, great for beginning riders, and can do a variety of competiton's.
Quarter Horses are very muscular, tall, slim, and are quick on there feet. These charactarisitcs make this breed good at rodeo's and other competitive sports. They easily run a quarter of a mile sprint races.
An average Quarter horse stands at 17 hands or more. They come in several colors including bay, black, brown, redish brown, pamomino, and grey.
This gentle, graceful, and elect showing horse is very affectionant and can reach 15.2 hands tall.
Other chacterisitcs include fine legs, full flanks, sloping shoulders, graceful neck, and elegant head. They can be any color including paint's, spots, and paints. Uses are harnessing, showing, and pleasure riding.
The Rangerbred is from an Appoloosa which explains their pattered and spotted coats. Uses include saddle use and different kinds of work.
Characterisics are strong hindquarters, pleasing intelligent head, hard hooves, good sound legs, ad a deep body. height can reach 15.2 hands high.
Rhenish German Cold Blood
The Rhenish German is a very powerful horse with an active walk and honest personality. They are good natured and can be involved in all different pulling events inculding agriculture and haulage. This horse as also used widely in war. Few studs are still exsisting.
Charactaristics include strong hindquarters, wide short body, short neck, plain head, docked latter, and can stand up to 17 hands high.
The Rhinlander is an excellent competition, farming, and pleasure riding horse. Their personality is a very equable.
Characterisics inlcude light short neck, bosomy chest, anda senseible head. Their colors can be any solid ones though the mane one is chestnut.
Though the word "Pony" is at the end of this breeds name they are not ponies. They can stand 14.2 hands high. The Riding Pony is very beatiful and have a sleak body. they are skillful and have good sense. Mai uses are showing and pleasure riding.
Characterisics include an elegant arched nack, log slender legs, and a long free action. They can be any solid colors.
Rocky Mountain Horse
The Rocky Mountain Horse is hardy and can run up to 16 MPH, and 7MPH on a rough surface very smoothly. They have good balance and are sure footed. Though fast they cannot gallop. They are great riding horses whether pleasure or competitive trail riding.
Characterisitcs include long graceful neck, strong shoulders, large ears, handsome head, hard strong hooves, and cans tand 14.2 hands. the only color they come is a rich chocloate and creamy mane and tail.
The strongly built Rottaler is powerful, fast, light, and has a great temeprment. They were once used as war horses because they were so quick and agile. now they are used for pleasure riding, performance, and other competition's.
Chacterisitcs include a strong body and great depth. The only color they can be is chestnut. They stand 16 hands tall. Sorry I have no picture.
Russian Heavy Draft
This draught breed his perfect for any heavy pulling work such as agruculture. Characteristics include short strong legs, long back, deep chest, medium length neck, and a straight profile. Their height can reach 14.2 hands and the only colors they can be are chestnut and roan.
Russian Saddle horse
This breed is thankfully now saved. They were becoming exctint.
The Russian Saddle Horse is very solidly built and ahs plenty of bone. They also have a long straight neck, and well preportioned head. Colors include black, bay, and chestnut. Height can reach 16.2 hands.
Uses inlcude dressage, pleasure riding, and simply competition's.
This speedy horse is known to have traveled one 1 mile in 1 minute and 15.9 seconds. They can do light harness and pleasure riding.
Characteristics include having a flat crop, long strong back, long straight neck, and a fine head. COlors can bw bay, black, and chestnut. The Russian Trotter can reach 16 hands tall.
The Saddlebred is a popular horse. They have many uses such as showing, pleasure riding, parading, pulling buggies, racing, jumping, and dressage. Before this though the Saddlebred was road in the Civil War. They are fast, agile runners with a comfortable gate and have fantastic stamina. Along with a fiery gate, they have an intelligent personlity and strong body. Because of their inteligance it's easy to teach them new things.
Physical characterisitcs include fine head, small ears, large nostrils, short back, long arched nack, and can be all solid colors. Height can reach 16 hands.
This all around competition horse is mostly used in show jumping and pleasure riding but can be used for most things.
Physically the Salerno has good legs with plenty of bone, good back, light fine head, and long strong neck. Height can be between 16 and 17 hands. Colros include bay, chestnut, black, and gray.
The San Fratello is a hardy horse that can survive hot summers and cold winters. This breed is good for light pulling, herding, pleasure riding, and most competition's.
They can stand up to 15.3-16 hands tall and have sloping quarters, short neck, and large heads.
This beaitful speedy and agile horse is a guarded breed. The Sardinian is used in racing and competition. Little is known about them sadly. Chacterisitcs include being sturdy, having sound feet, sound legs, a well pointed body, graceful neck, an attractive head, and can be all solid colors. Height can reach 15.2 hands.
This medium sized breed has fantastic balance and a docile, equal tempered personaility. The Schleswig also has very keen hearing. They are used for advirtising for companies, parades, haulage, showing, and pleasure riding.
Characteristics include braod chest, strong quarters, deep body, wide nostrils, fine alert head, and a comapct body that stands between 15.2-16 hands. Colors can be chestnut, bay, and gray.
The Selle Francais is a handsome and inteligent horse. They can participate in any riding competition including jumping and pleasure riding.
Characteristics include having a long body, sloping shoulders, long neck, and attractive head. They can stand between 15.2-17 hands high and can be any solid color.
The beautiful amazing riding horse the Shagya is somewhat like an Arabian but longer. This horse is rarely found and was used only in royalty when they first started in 1789.
They are a high quality riding horse and are used in carridge, driving, dressage, jumping, endurance, and hunting. The color is amazing and usualy found a creamy white.
This breed is quite popular and mostly used in harness racing, pleasure riding, and showing. Chacteristics inculde strong hindquarters, set back hind legs, long back, medium sized neck, and a refined head. They stand between 14 and 16 hands high and can be any solid colors.
This draft horse has a gate called a swinging walk. They are long lived and have a charming good nature. Uses are beinga coah horse, out cross eventing, pulling, and farmwork.
Characterisitcs include a fine coat, large round feet, powerful hocks, huge chest, crested neck, and a broad fine head. The only color's are seven different shades of chestnut. Height can reach 16.3 hands high.
Spotted Saddle Horse
This sure footed and elegant horse has powerful and beautiful paces. They are sure footed and their riding is very comfortable. Uses inlcude showing, utility, and pleasure riding.
Characterisitcs are having an attractive straight head, long sloping shoulders, sloping hips, and claen legs. They can be all colors and coat paterns.
The Swedish Warmblood is very athletic and has a generous temper. They also have springy grafeul paces. Uses include dressage, show jumping, aand driving. This breed is the top level of competition's.
Chacterisics are having a crested neck, powerful hindquarters, fine attractive head, and can reach 16.2 hands tall.
Tennessee Walking Horse
This family horse is great at many things. uses can be riding, parades, and showing. They have a high canter and are steady, reliable, and kind tempered.
Physically the Tennessee Walking Horse has powerful shoulders and hindquarters, arched neck, and a plain kind head. Main colors include black, bay, chestnut but they can really be any.
The Tersk is athletic, agile, tough, light, smooth, and can race over long distances. They are top class endurance, great in dressage, jumping, farming, and circus work.
Characteristics include being strong, having a short back, long ears, and large bright eyes. Colors can be gray, silver, and chestnut. Their height can be between 14.3-15.1 hands high.
Tiro Peslante Rapido
This docile and kind draft giant can reach 15-16 hands high. They have good feet, short legs, strong back, arched neck, and a small square head. Colors can be chestnut, bay, and roan. Sorry about the little information.
The Thoroughbred is a well known breed and itsmain use is racing but can also be used in eventing and jumping. They need regular attention and respond only to kind training. This breed is both nervous and excited along with having a high spirit and magnificent speed. They are bold, courageous, have great stamina, and love to gallop.
Characterisics include strong quarters, bold alert eyes, curved neck, and long legs. Any solid colrs are acceptable.
Being an all around competiton horse horse the Trakener is a useful horse. Main uses are jumping, dressage, and driving. They are athletic, high spirited, tough, courageous, durable, have great stamina, endurance, and a good action. The Trakener has a long flowing stride.
Characterisics include alert exspression, perfectly shaped body, and a long elegant neck. Colors can be anything solid though dark bays are more common.
Ukrainian Saddle Horse
This tall riding, driving, jumping, cross-country, and dressage horse is an amazing animal. Though they have poorly shaped feet they have a long neck and fine head. height can reach 16 hands and colors can be bay, brown, black, and chestnut.
This Clydesdale related horse are used to pull special carts called "trio ka's." Their name came from an area in Russia and were bred 100 years ago. Height can reach 16 hands high. They are very handsome looking and have a short back and neck.
This all-rounder horse has great stamina. The Waler make fantastic riding horses and jumpers. They can jump a whole 8 ft. and 4 in.
Characterisics inlcude standin up to 16 hands, having big clean joints, powerful legs, strong back, well sloped shoulders, and an attractive head. Colors can be bay, chestnt, black, grey, and brown.
The Welsh Cob is a mangificent breed. They are kind, brave, spirited, and strong. Once used in war's they are now used as riding horses, driving, jumping, showing, and several other competition's.
Characteristics include well shaped feet, wide nostrils, small ears, attractive dished head, and large bold eyes. Height can reach 15.1 hands and they can be any color.
The Westphalian is a kind tempered and intelligent riding and competition horse. They also paricpate in dressage an jumping.
Characterisics are having good legs, powerful hindquarters, a deep broad body, well shaped neck, and an intelligent head. They can be any color and stand 15.3-17 hands high.
This is a good tempered, light draft, handsome horse with a level trot and a long easy walk. they also have a ground covering canter and gallop. Uses include saddle, harnessing, and farm work.
Physicaly the Wielkopolski has strong hocks, handsome head, muscular shoulders, and a powerful body. height ca reach 16.2 hands high and they can be any solid colors.
This long lived, fast, and stocky horse is powerful and is a good riding horse. They are easy to keep and feed too. Chacterisitcs include stocky, long neck, good proporshened body, strong thick hooves, bold eyes, senseible pleasing head, and good, sound and strong legs. Height can reach 16 hands and up.