horse breeds and uses
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DESCRIPTIONHorse Breeds and Uses. Howdy ya'll. What do you know about horse types/breeds and our uses?. Light Breeds. Light Breeds (Hot blooded). 14-2 to 17 hands high Weigh 900 - 1400 pounds Used primarily for riding, driving, and/or racing. - PowerPoint PPT Presentation
Horse Breedsand Uses
What do you know about horse types/breeds and our uses?
Light Breeds (Hot blooded)14-2 to 17 hands highWeigh 900 - 1400 poundsUsed primarily for riding, driving, and/or racing.Capable of more action and greater speed than draft horses.Most common type of horse in the United States
Jobs We DoCuttingRoping and working
Jobs We Do (cont.)DressageJumper
Jobs We Do (cont.)RacingPolo
Draft Breeds (cold blooded)14-2 to 19 hands highWeigh 1400 pounds or moreUsed primarily for exhibition, special attractions, pulling loads and for heavy work.
Jobs We DoWagon pulling
Jobs We Do (cont.)Farm workHeavy pulling
PoniesUnder 14-2 hands highWeigh 500 - 900 poundsUsed primarily for childrens mounts, harness racing, pleasure riding, parades, and hunting.
Miniature HorsesMaximum of 34 inches tallUsed primarily for show in halter and driving.Developed in South America
What can the mini horse do?CartPlowingwagonridinghalter
Now that you have learned about us and our uses, Any questions?