These days, horses are mostly used on farms, as entertainers, in police work, or as therapy animals. They are a valuable part of society and one of the ways they benefit us in modern times is through their aesthetics. There are more than 400 different breeds that exist today and they are all beautiful. In this article, we would like to give you a short list of some of the most incredible horse breeds!
- Blue Roan Gypsy Vanner
Also known as the Irish Cob and Colored Cob, it was the first domesticated horse in Britain. It was very close to the Roma people who used these horses to pull their caravans. Blue Roan Gypsy Vanners are small and stout, standing 14-15 hands at the withers and they have strong bones and large joints.
Well-known for their spotted coats. It is one of the most popular breeds of horses in the USA. The Appaloosa horses are agile and fast and they are a light horse breed.
Popular for their endurance, speed, intelligence and the sheen of their coats. One of the oldest breeds of horses.
- Chocolate Flaxen Rocky Mountain
Best known for its chocolate color and flaxen mane and tail, Rocky Mountain horses are mainly used for trail riding and working with cattle. They are great multi-purpose light draft horses.
- Perlino Quarter Horse
American Quarter horses can be used as show horses, performing in rodeos and horse shows. Moreover, they can work on a ranch and can be used as racehorses thanks to their ability to sprint short distances.