The Troubled Trail of the Kaimanawa Horse

Over a century ago a colourful herd of wild horses was discovered in the Kaimanawa Mountain Range of New Zealand. They were named for the mountains where they were first discovered roaming free, but the Kaimanawa horse has led a colourful and often bloody life and the breed now faces an uncertain future

Quarter Horse Breed Origins

Quarter Horse Origins and Important Sires & Dams ...

Steel Dust, Peter McCue, Shiloh and Sir Archy are all names any Quarter Horse breeder or owner will be aware of. But, how do they all fit together to confirm the origins of the Quarter Horse breed? Or should as some say, the quarter horse be designated a type of horse rather than a breed …

Thoroughbred Horse Breed Origins

Origins of the Thoroughbred Horse Breed ...

Thoroughbred horse breeding originated in England and the term Thoroughbred describes a breed of horse whose direct ancestry traces back to three foundation sires; the Darley Arabian, the Godolphin Arabian and the Byerly Turk

Breeds of Horse Information & Suitability

Horse Breeds their Characteristics & Suitability ...

Looking to buy a horse and need information on the various breeds of horse. Then surf through our horse breed pages for information on the multitude of horse and pony breeds from around the world. Including relevant information on horse breed characteristics and the breed suitability for ridden disciplines

The Welsh Section Pony Breed A to D

The Welsh Section Pony and Welsh Cob horse breed

One of the most popular pony breeds the Welsh Section Pony can be found competing in every ridden discipline including; Hunter Classes, Driving, Dressage, Combined Training, Combined Driving, English & Western Pleasure and also heavy harness

The Selle Francais Horse Breed

Origin Of The Selle Francais Horse Breed

French equine breeders have created the extraordinary horse breed called the Selle Francais. They have selectively crossed their sturdy native horses with Thoroughbred stallions and introduced French Anglo-Arab and French Trotter bloodlines to add brilliance, agility and energy to the Selle Francais breed