Category: Breed profiles

Breed profiles

Abaco Barb

Abaco Barb Profile: The rare Abaco Barb, which is in great danger of extinction, is believed to have descended from…

12 years ago

The New Forest Pony

The New Forest Pony Profile: In England, near the coast in southwest Hampshire, lies the beautiful New Forest. The New…

12 years ago

The Oldenburg

The Oldenburg Profile:The Oldenburg was created in the 17th Century through the endeavors of Count Johann XVI von Oldenburg and…

12 years ago

The Przewalski Horse

The Przewalski Horse Profile:The three primitive horses considered to be the foundation of all domestic horses, the Forest Horse, the…

12 years ago

The Shetland Pony

The Shetland Pony Profile:Off the coast of Scotland lie the Shetland Islands, native habitat of the smallest pony in Britain:…

12 years ago

The Shire

The Shire Profile:The Shire is the most popular draft horse in the United Kingdom. The Shire made its first appearance…

12 years ago

The Standardbred

The Standardbred Profile:In 1849 Hambletonian 10, the foundation sire of the American Standardbred was born. His offspring went on to…

12 years ago

The Suffolk Punch

The Suffolk Punch Profile:The Suffolk Punch is the oldest of Great Britain’s heavy breeds, dating back to at least the…

12 years ago

Thoroughbred

Thoroughbred Horse Breed History Throughout equine history few breeds have impacted the horse world quite like the Thoroughbred. Three foundation…

12 years ago

The Westphalian

The Westphalian Profile:Westphalia is the largest state in Germany and home to the Westphalian warmblood horse. Horse breeding is a…

12 years ago