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Horses Facts and picturesby Grace Driver
ClydesdalesCare know for there size.Clydesdales are over 18 hands.Also they are have very big hooves(feet).They have a lot of hair.
Palominos Palominos are one of the prettiest horses.They come from ancient Europe and Asia.From there they finally arrived in the United StatesPalominos are NOT a breed but they are a type of color.
Arabian HorsesThey have very large eyes.The breed is over 5,000 years old.The first imported to the United States was in 1725.Most common color is bay.
AppaloosaSpanish breed.They come from North America.Live from 20-30 years of age.More than 450,000 pure Appaloosas are registered.
Shetland They are know for there tiny sizes.They are 10.2 hands tall.Are loved by many children.The Shetland Pony originated in the Shetland Isles, located northeast of mainland Scotland.
They are used for farming and timbering.They were also used in coal mines in Great Britain.They came to America in late 1800s.They are 12.2 hands tall.
MustangsNative Americans used them for hunting, fighting, and transportation.They came from North America.Today used in rodeos and races.Come in wide verity of colors.
American SaddlebredThey are 15 to 17 hands tall.The most common color is chestnut and bay.come from Eastern and southern North America.Live from 20-30 years of age.
Paso FinoCome from Purto Rico.They are very smooth to ride.Worked manly in English and Western riding.