Equine Breeds

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  1. What type of horse is 14.2 hands or less with many breeds.
    pony
  2. What type of horse must be less than 34 inches?
    miniature horse
  3. What type of horse is used for riding or light work?
    light horse
  4. What type of horse is large and traditionally usedfor heavy work?
    draft horse
  5. Name 3 pony breeds
    • Shetland
    • Haflinger
    • Welsh
  6. Name the pony:
    strong
    dense mane and tail
    double coat for cold temperatures
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    Shetland Pony
  7. Name the pony:
    golden with flaxen mane and tail
    hardy
    13-14 hands
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    Haflinger Pony
  8. Name the pony:
    popular
    several varieties
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    Welsh Pony
  9. Name 6 light horses:
    • Quarter horse
    • Arabian
    • Appaloosa
    • Paint
    • Thoroughbred
    • Standardbred
  10. Name the light horse:
    fastest
    muscular
    very versatile
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    • Quarter horse
  11. Name the light horse:
    dished face
    5 lumbar vertebrae
    17 ribs
    excitable
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  12. Name the light horse:
    used by Nez Perce indians
    6 coat patterns
    thin mane and tail
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  13. Name the light horse:
    used by american indian
    muscular
    spotted
    overo and tobiano are common patterns
    can be solid
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  14. Name the light horse:
    used for racing
    excitable
    long neck
    short back
    long thin legs
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    throughbred
  15. Name the light horse:
    2 racing gaits (trot or pace)
    large heads
    usually bay
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    standardbred
  16. Name 4 draft horses:
    • Clydesdale
    • Percheron
    • Belgian
    • Shire
  17. Name the draft horse:
    budweiser horse
    bay with white markings is most common
    heavy feathering on legs
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    Clydesdale
  18. Name the draft horse:
    grey or black
    little feathering
    very muscular
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    Percheron
  19. Name that draft horse:
    sorrel/red with blonde main and tail
    strongest draft
    gentle
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    Belgian
  20. Name the draft horse:
    largest draft
    black with white most common
    feathers on feet
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    • Shire
  21. Name the equine:
    usually gray with dorsal stripe
    long ears
    small body
    straight back
    hardy
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    Donkey
  22. Name the equine:
    any color
    horse body with donkey temperment
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    Mule
  23. Name the equine:
    <34 inches
    small horse
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    Miniature horse

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Equine Breeds
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