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Horse Breeds - formation to current day, plus standards, strengths & weakness of each



Conformation points of horses. Breeds of horses on Horse Show Central are divided into easy access sections:

HORSE BREEDS - A Through L are listed on this page, below.
Three other breed pages are as follows:


HORSE BREEDS - M Through Z
PONY BREEDS: ALL PONIES
DRAFT HORSE BREEDS

Click on each breed-name to read about origins, history, the strengths of each and the weaknesses that have been found by horsemen, plus the modern day use of each. You will find photos at the top of each individual page, and often more photos lower on each page. More images are added as they are donated and submitted.

Horse breeds have a history as long or longer than the history of man on this planet. There are ancient, extinct, rare and endangered, current day popular, as well as new and developing breeds. Some of course are called a breed yet scientifically are not.

We are constantly adding and updating.... Enjoy!


INDIVIDUAL HORSE BREEDS:


Akhal Teke
Alter Real
American Bashkir Curly
American Paint Horse
American Saddlebred
Andalusian
Anglo-Arab
Appaloosa
Arabian
Argentine Criollo
Australian Stock Horse
Azteca
Barb
Bashkir
Boer
Brumby
Buckskin
Budenny
Canadian Horse
Caspian
Chilean
Cleveland Bay
Criollo
Danish Warmblood
Don
Drum Horse
Dutch Warmblood
Finnhorse
Florida Cracker
French Trotter
Friesian
Gypsy Cob
Hackney Horse
Haflinger
Hanoverian
Holsteiner
Hucul
Hunter Jumper Horses
Iberian
Icelandic
Irish Cob
Irish Draught
Kathiawari
Kiger Mustang
Kinsky
Kladruber
Knabstrupper
Lipizzan
Lusitano