The horse, its propitiation, history and varieties
The horse (Equus) belongs to the order of the equipotent (Peris-sodactyla), once a large group of animals, which now has only a very few representatives and is part of a…

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Horse professions (Part 2)
All over the world horses are sold for leisure, sport and work purposes. For example, the American horse Association estimates horse-related transactions in the United States of more than $…

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About horse
Among domestic animals, a horse occupies a special place: no other quadruped, even a dog, was honored with so many poems and short stories, was not depicted so many times…

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Classification of thoroughbred horses

A million, sometimes more, we have now to pay for frisky trotters very often

That’s how highly prized thoroughbred horses are! And not only trotters, but also horses used at the races.

As for horses going under saddle craftsmen specializing in classic sports – dressage, show jumping and eventing, the role of the breed is even more significant.

It has long been observed and proven that best lend themselves to dressage horse, Akhal-Teke, in particular, breeds, and show jumping and eventing athletes prefer to deal with thoroughbred horses horses.

In addition to breed sports horses is valued and their appearance: body structure, body length, height.
Horses still distinguish color, that is color. If the horse’s body, tail and mane are brown, the coaches explain, the suit is considered red. The chestnut horse has a brown body, the tail and the mane are black.

Blacks are black. There are horses gray, sometimes gray in apples (dark spots on a light background).

A handsome bulan horse with a body covered with Golden hair and a tail and mane black.

The salt trunk is the same color as the bulana, but the mane and tail are white. The Karak horses are black as black, but in some places brown spots are scorched.

Sometimes the horse is “star in the forehead” – a white stain that decorates the head as light strips-notch on the nose or spot the white stockings on his feet.

And what breeds of horses are selected for hire?
Trakehner

Budennovskaya

Hanoverian

Latvian
There are purebred. Age from two years to twenty years. As known, horse and live much less, than people. An average of 30 years, and this milestone not all reach, and athletic the horse is, as a rule, age up to sixteen.

Horse language
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