Horse breeds index

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An animal that belongs to a “breed” is registered in a studbook.

They consist of different groups but ponies are not usually classed this way.
They have been selectively bred and share the same characteristics as other horses or ponies.


Coldbloods

Coldbloods are typically large and very strong.


Ardennes

Brabant

Breton

Boulonnais

Clydesdale

Comtois



Dole Gudbrandsal

Dutch Draft

Boulonnais

Danish heavy draft

Finnhorse

Flanders horse



Friesian

Italion Heavy Draft

Irish Draft

Jutland

Noriker

Percheron

Russian Heavy Draft/Russian Ardennes



Schleswig Heavy Draft

Shire Horse

Soviet Heavy Draft

Suffolk Punch




Warmbloods horse breeds



Crossing hot and warmbloods, produced this breed.



American

Danish



Dutch

East Friesian

Einsiedler/Swiss

Rhinelander

Rheinish

Russian Trakehner

Selle Francais

Salerno

Hanoverian

Hessian


Holstein/Holsteinner



Hungarian/Hungarian Half-blood

Gidran

Malopolski

Oldenburg

Swedish

Trakehner

Westphalian



Hotbloods

This breed originated in the Middle East and also North Africa.

The extreme climate and poor quality grazing produced a swift, tough and fast horse.

Arab

Anglo-Arab

Thoroughbred

Polish Arabian



What is a horse type?

They are of unknown pedigree but have a distinct "look".

Such types include cobs (except the Welsh Cob), hacks, hunters and polo ponies.


Pony Breeds

Horse Types

Draft type



Colour Types

A colour type is defined by colour rather than conformation so it is not a breed, although there are registration associations.


Palomino


Horse breeds

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American cream draft

American albino/creme and white

Akhal teke

Arab

American Saddlebred

Azteca horses

American-Warm blood

Appaloosa

Andalucian horse

American Standardbred

Anglo-Arab

Australian stock horse

Asiatic

American Quater Horse

Ardennes

Australian Brumby



B



Barb
Buckskin

Budyonny / Budenny

Brabancon

Brabant

Boulonnais



C



Canadian horse

Carmargue

Cleveland Bay

Clydesdale

Colorado Ranger Comtois

Criollo

Campolina

D



Danish Warmblood

Danubian

Danish heavy draft

Dole Gudbrandsal

Don

Dutch draft

Dutch Warmblood



E


East Friesian

Einsiedler

F


Falabella miniture horse

Flanders horse

Florida horse

Fox Trotter

French Trotter

French Warmblood

Fresian

Furioso



G


Gelderlander

Gypsy Vannner

Gidran


H

Hackney horse

Hessian

Hannoverian

Holstein/Holsteinner

Hungarian Anglo-Arab


I

Iomud

Italian Heavy Draft

Irish Draft


J


Jutland


L


Lipizzaner

Lusitano


M


Mangalarga

Miniature horse

Morab

Missouri Fox Trotter

Maremmanno

Malopolski

Mergese
Morgan

Mongolian

Mustang

Murgese



N


National show horse

Noriker

Normandy Cob

Nonius

Norfolk trotter

Narragansett Pacer



O


Oldenburg

Orlov Trotter



P


Percheron

Peruvian Paso

Pinto and Paint horse

Polish Arabian

Przewalski's horse

Palomino



Q


Quater horse



R


Racking horse

Rocky Mountain Horse

Rhinelander

Rheinish

Russian trotter

Russian Heavy Draft



S


Salerno

Selle Francais

Shire Horse

Schleswig Heavy Draft

Swiss warm blood

Swedish Warm blood

Suffolk Punch

Shagya Arabian


T


Tennessee Walking Horse

Tersky

Trakehner

Thoroughbred


W


Westphalian

Waler




Y


Yomud








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