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1

Identify.

Quarter Horse

used for western performance and short distance racing; more muscular than thoroughbreds

2

Identify this horse.

Thoroughbreds

typical horse that runs on flat track

3

Identify this horse breed.

Arabian

  • dished face
  • arching neck
  • excellent at long distance running

4

Identify the horse breed.

Saddlebred

Show ring; high leg action; ridden or pull carts

5

Identify the horse breed.

Hackney

pony-sized; show ring; high leg action; pull carts

6

Identify the horse breed.

Tennessee Walking Horse

  • Swift and smooth running walk
  • Plantation horse
  • Favored by country doctors and traveling preachers
  • Controversial gait enhancement

7

____________ are heavier boned; even temperament.

Includes Holsteiner, Hanoverian, Oldenburg, Trakehner, etc...

Warmbloods are heavier boned; even temperament.

Includes Holsteiner, Hanoverian, Oldenburg, Trakehner, etc...

8

____________ are large, working horses.  

Includes Clydesdale, Shire, Belgian, Percherons, Suffolk, Friesian, etc.

Draft horses are large, working horses.  

Includes Clydesdale, Shire, Belgian, Percherons, Suffolk, Friesian, etc.