Most Beautiful Horses In The World

Most Beautiful Horses in the World

Horses are living on earth over 45 to 55 million years from a small multi-toed creature, but now it made a single-toed animal of today’s world.

Humans detect it as first domesticated between 4000 and 3000 BC. An American scientist says that the “the first horses originated in North America and then spread to Asia and Europe.”The horse has common name “hoofed mammals”.

It is a large animal that is used for riding and for carrying and pulling things. It has had short coat, long mane, long tail and four legs. There are more than 400 different breeds of horses. They are different in size, height and weight. According to National Geography “The biggest height and weight of the horse is 69 inches (175 centimeters) from hoof to shoulder and weigh as much as 2,200 lbs. (998 kilograms).

The smallest height and weight of horse as 30 inches (76 centimeters) from hoof to shoulder and weigh only 120 lbs. (54 kg)”.

Here Is The List Of 30 Most Beautiful Horses In The World That Are Worth Seeing.

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The Knabstrupper

The Knabstrupper
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Name: Knabstrup

Origin: Denmark

Structure:

  1. Imperial head, large smooth eyes.
  2. Shoulders are deep & leaning.
  3. Voluptuous & determined.
  4. Legs are long and scraggy.
  5. Strong hindquarters.

Temperament:

  1. Elegant and intelligent.
  2. Long life span.
  3. Excellent horse riding and leisure.
  4. Favorite for Equestrian shows.
  5. Right at dressage.
  6. Lively, high stepping action.
  7. Average Height: 15.1 – 16 hands


29

The Black Forest

The Black Forest
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Name: Black Forest cold blood

Origin: Germany

Structure:

  1. Sophisticated head.
  2. Small ears & large eyes.
  3. Muscular, elegant Neck.
  4. Well-muscled body.
  5. Sloping shoulder.
  6. Deep chest.
  7. Well-groomed Legs.
  8. Healthy hooves and joints.

Temperament:

  1. Clever & cheerful.
  2. Friendly & Cool.
  3. Easy to train.
  4. Well-Behaved & Trustworthy.
  5. Average Height: 14.2 – 15.3 hands

28

The Fjord

The Fjord
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Name: Norwegian Fjord Horse

Origin: Norway

Structure:

  1. Head is well-rounded with excavate Shape.
  2. Flat forehead, consecutive or slightly dished face.
  3. Large Eyes with Small Ears.
  4. Muscular Neck.
  5. Highly defined shoulders.
  6. Back can be slightly curved.
  7. Mane is long, thick, and dark.
  8. Hindquarters are lengthy, comprehensive and well established.
  9. Strong Legs, marvelous Feet.
  10. Black Hooves, hard & Graceful.

Temperament:

  1. Very playful, and like to entertain them.
  2. Trustworthy & wise.
  3. Highly inquisitive, and will tend to investigate new or different things.
  4. Exceptionally mellow.
  5. Plough fields and pull timber.
  6. Used to help people with disabilities.
  7. Average Height:  13 – 14.1 hands


27

The Anglo-Arabian

The Anglo-Arabian
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Name: Anglo-Arab

Origin: France

Structure:

  1. Straight face, Graceful & Sophisticated head, But not be overly “dished”.
  2. Long Curved Neck.
  3. Oblique & Powerful Shoulders.
  4. Outstanding withers.
  5. Deep chest, Solid bones.
  6. Compact and muscular body.
  7. Long and strong legs.

Temperament:

  1. Excellent stamina and ability to jump.
  2. Speed and agility.
  3. Best for sporting events.
  4. Intelligent & high energy.
  5. Vigorous & always willing to go.
  6. Taller & less refined than the average Arabian.
  7. Average Height: 15.2 – 16.3 hands

26

The Appaloosa

The Appaloosa
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Name: Appaloosa

Origin: United States

Structure:

  1. Compact with a broad head.
  2. Straight Back.
  3. Sloping Shoulders.
  4. Strong legs.
  5. Striped hooves.
  6. Inadequate Mane & Tail.

Temperament:

  1. Gentle, intelligent, and trustworthy.
  2. Extreme strength and stamina.
  3. Visible sclera.
  4. Marbled covered skin.
  5. Average Height: 14.2-15.2 hands


25

The Brumby

The Brumby
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Name: Brumby

Origin: Australia

Structure:

  1. Well, balanced & Straight Head.
  2. Graceful Neck, not too long or too short.
  3. Short and strongly coupled back.
  4. Deep but not too wide Chest.
  5. Solid, well-muscled Bone.
  6. Solid, well-shaped, hard surrounded, Healthy Feet.
  7. Left long or clipped Mane and tail.

Temperament:

  1. Decay or Highly-Screw.
  2. Actively discipline Nature.
  3. Native Animals.
  4. Always unpredictable.
  5. Average Height:  12 – 16.2 hands

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24

The Mustang

The Mustang

Name: Mustang

Origin: North America

Structure:

  1. Precise head with Deep forehead.
  2. Cover & determined Neck.
  3. Long and pitched Shoulders.
  4. Conservative Withers.
  5. Well-rounded body.
  6. Small Back.
  7. Deep girth, Rounded Croup.
  8. Little set Tail.
  9. Straight legs & offensiveness Sound.
  10. Round and dense Hooves.

Temperament:

  1. Wild animal.
  2. Quickness & Energetic.
  3. Intractable Habit.
  4. Medium-sized horses.
  5. Average Height: 13.2 – 15 hands

23

The Azteca

The Azteca

Name: Azteca

Origin: Mexico

Structure:

  1. Luxurious Head with the straight or convex profile.
  2. Aggressive eyes.
  3. Well pricked & small ears.
  4. Slightly curved Neck.
  5. Medium & sharp withers.
  6. Short but straight Back.
  7. Deep and Convex Croup.
  8. Well-muscled and the bones.
  9. Haul Legs, well-rounded Hooves.

Temperament:

  1. Speed, power and strength.
  2. Charming impatient Horse.
  3. Cool & Active.
  4. Easy to train.
  5. Average Height: 14.3 – 15 hands

22

A Dutch Warmblood

A Dutch Warmblood

Name: Dutch Riding Horse

Origin: Netherlands

Structure:

  1. Artistic & well shaped Head with a straight profile.
  2. Fairly long, strong & well-muscled neck.
  3. Accurate & Join withers.
  4. Straight & fairly long back with short croup.
  5. High shoulders.
  6. Forceful Hindquarters.
  7. Short cannon bones.
  8. Relatively long legs.
  9. Large Set Tail.

Temperament:

  1. Constant tempered.
  2. Completed Professional.
  3. Flexible & Strong response.
  4. Willing and reliable character.
  5.  Average Height: 16 hands

21

The Landais Pony

The Landais Pony

 Name: Barthes

Origin: France

Structure:

  1. Short head with a Deep forehead with the straight profile.
  2. Lengthy, muscular Neck.
  3. Sloping shoulders.
  4. Conspicuous withers.
  5. Short, wide back.
  6. Slanted croup.
  7. Hard Feet.
  8. Tough and well-shaped Hooves.

Temperament:

  1. Graceful & Creative
  2. Easy going
  3. Average Height:  11.1 – 13.1 hands

20

The Gypsy

The Gypsy

Name: Gypsy Vanner

Origin: Ireland, United Kingdom

Structure:

  1. Refined Head, broad forehead with straight Profile.
  2. Hardly convex.
  3. Strong, muscular Neck.
  4. Broad & well-muscled Chest.
  5. Excellent Withers.
  6. Well-sloped Shoulders.
  7. Small Back.
  8. Energetic hindquarters.
  9. Well rounded, generous, smooth croup.
  10. Large, clean, flat Legs.
  11. High Hooves.
  12. Long and flowing mane and tail.

Temperament:

  1. Intelligent, Friendly and Obedient.
  2. Strong and athletic
  3. Social and impatient for friendship
  4. Trustworthiness and calmness
  5. Average Height: 13-15 hands

19

The Haflinger

The Haflinger

Name: Avelignese

Origin: Austria, Italy

Structure:

  1. Refined head.
  2. Intermediate Neck.
  3. Conspicuous withers.
  4. Deep Chest.
  5. Sloping Shoulders.
  6. Dark and muscular Back.
  7. Landscape gaits.
  8. Short, strong legs.
  9. Hard Hooves.

Temperament:

  1. Largest disciplines.
  2. Cleverness and quickness.
  3. Gentle & thoughtful.
  4. Well Confident.
  5. Average Height: 13.3 – 14 hands

18

The Kathiawar

The Kathiawar

Name: Kathi

Origin: India

Structure:

  1. Refined head, large forehead with Concave facial profile.
  2. Comparative and Short Neck.
  3. Extremely rounded ears.
  4. Small & Strong Back.
  5. High set tail.

Temperament:

  1. Outstanding intelligence.
  2. Unwavering Spirit.
  3. Bravery and loyalty.
  4. Average Height: 13.3 – 15.2 hands

17

The Baluchi

The Baluchi

Name: Baluchi

Origin: Pakistan

Structure:

  1. Medium-sized fine head with the slightly convex profile.
  2. Large & Expressive Eyes.
  3. Curve Ears.
  4. Muscular Neck.
  5. Strong Back.
  6. Sturdy with good joints Legs.
  7. Hard & Strong Feet.

Temperament:

  1. Easy to train.
  2. Sharp and brilliant.
  3. Unique, highly efficient.
  4. Average Height: 14 hands

16

The Breton

The Breton

Name: Breton

Origin: France

Structure:

  1. Well-made head with a straight profile.
  2. Straight Nose.
  3. High, well-set neck.
  4. Muscular withers.
  5. Sloping Shoulders.
  6. Broad and muscular Chest.
  7. Small and full Back.
  8. Slanted Croup.
  9. Well-feathered, but sturdy Legs.
  10. Magnificent hooves.

Temperament:

  1. Gracious and willing.
  2. Ambitious to learn.
  3. Average Height: 15 – 16 hands

15

The Oldenburg

The Oldenburg

Name: Oldenburger

Origin: Germany

Structure:

  1. Largish, Handsome, well-set head.
  2. Convex Nose.
  3. Extremely stiff neck.
  4. Well-muscled Shoulders.
  5. Deep chest by a large back.
  6. Extensive and muscular hindquarters.
  7. Thick, chunky legs.
  8. Broad hooves.

Temperament:

  1. Powerful & gangling.
  2. Straight & flexible.
  3. Average Height: 16.2-17.2 hands

14

The Andravida

The Andravida

 Name: Eleia

Origin: Greece

Structure:

  1. Rectangular & unremarkable Head with straight Profile.
  2. Protracted Ears.
  3. Extensive and heavy-set Chest.
  4. Chunky muscles.
  5. Healthy Bone.
  6. Slightly covered back.
  7. Well-sloped Shoulders.
  8. Sturdy legs with free of excess hair.

Temperament:

  1. Enormous & energetic.
  2. Willing but strong.
  3. Average Height:  14 – 16 hands

13

The Hanoverian

The Hanoverian

Name: Hannoveraner

Origin: Germany

Structure:

  1. Light-medium sized head.
  2. Powerful body.
  3. Strong hindquarters.
  4. Powerful movement, stiff limbs.
  5. Short legs with large clear-cut joints.
  6. Hard, well-shaped hooves.

Temperament:

  1. Graceful, strong, and vigorous.
  2. Willing and trainable.
  3. Even tempered.
  4. Intelligent & Courageous.
  5. Average Height: 15.3-16.2 hands

12

The Catria

The Catria

Name: Catria

Origin: Italy

Structure:

  1. Light Head with a straight profile.
  2. Large and muscular Chest.
  3. Small Back.
  4. Wide Hindquarters.

Temperament:

  1. Willing and adequate.
  2. Sober & calm.
  3. Vigorous & willing to work.
  4. Average Height: 14.2 – 14.3 hands

11

The Andalusian

The Andalusian

Name: Pura Raza Española

Origin: Spain, Iberian Peninsula

Structure:

  1. Medium-length Head with a straight or slightly convex profile.
  2. Deep and Broad Neck.
  3. Clear-cut withers.
  4. Enormous chest.
  5. Short & Broad Back.
  6. Energetic hindquarters.
  7. Excellent croup.
  8. Clean legs & dynamic gaits.
  9. Thick and long mane and tail.

Temperament:

  1. Imaginative and sensitive.
  2. Quick to learn.
  3. Sympathetic and cooperative.
  4. Adventurous Spirited.
  5. Average Height: 15.1 – 15.3 hands

10

The Shire

The Shire

Name: Shire

Origin: England

Structure:

  1. Long and Slim Head with large eyes.
  2. Slightly arched Neck.
  3. Profound and Broad Shoulders.
  4. Deep Chest.
  5. Muscular and short Back.
  6. Well-muscled Hindquarters.
  7. Clean, flat and dark Legs with large, clean joints.
  8. Moderately deep and wide Feet.

Temperament:

  1. High strength and good nature.
  2. Peaceful and calm.
  3. Magnificent work morality.
  4. Great and gentle.
  5.   Average Height: Over 17 hands

9

The Menorquin

The Menorquin

Name: Menorquina

Origin: Menorca, Spain

Structure:

  1. Medium size Head, dry and well proportioned.
  2. Curved and bright eyes.
  3. Robust Neck, medium length and slightly curved.
  4. Long Body.
  5. Robust and muscular Back.
  6. Smooth, Slight Legs.

Temperament:

  1. Imaginative & willing.
  2. Imperial & Friendly.
  3. Average Height: 15.2 – 16.3 hands

8

American Saddlebred

American Saddlebred

Name: Saddlebred

Origin: United States

Structure:

  1. Well-rounded Head with the straight profile.
  2. Small, alert and huge Ears.
  3. Courageous & intelligent Eyes.
  4. Long, arched Neck.
  5. Clear-cut withers.
  6. Sloping shoulders.
  7. Short & Strong Back.
  8. Straight & long Legs.

Temperament:

  1. Energetic & Cool nature.
  2. Well-mannered and willing.
  3. Easy going.
  4. Average Height: 15 – 17 hands

7

The Spanish-Norman

The Spanish-Norman

Name: Spanish Norman

Origin: Spain France

Structure:

  1. Elegant, convex head.
  2. Long neck.
  3. Broad chest.
  4. Strong hindquarters.
  5. Generous mane and tail.

Temperament:

  1. Calm, obedient, lively.
  2. Willing to work.
  3. Easily trained.
  4. Average Height: 15.3 to 17 hands

6

The Akhal-Teke

The Akhal-Teke

Name: Akhal-Teke

Origin: Turkmenistan

Structure:

  1. Refined head with straight or slightly convex profile.
  2. Long ears.
  3. Almond-shaped Eyes.
  4. Arched neck.
  5. Well-muscled & long Back.
  6. Sloping shoulders.
  7. Slight & long Legs.

Temperament:

  1. Sensible but very sensitive.
  2. Bright & able.
  3. Bold & Brave.
  4. Persuasive, excitable, and restless.
  5. Average Height:  14.2 – 16 hands

5

The Clydesdale

The Clydesdale

Name: Clydes

Origin: Scotland

Structure:

  1. Refined head, with Straight profile.
  2. Arched neck.
  3. Large withers.
  4. Sloped shoulder.
  5. Long gorgeous legs.
  6. Silky feather on backs of legs.
  7. Flat and open, High-quality feet.

Temperament:

  1. Difficult to train.
  2. Gentle & Imaginative.
  3. Quiet and calm.
  4. Most intelligent.
  5. Average Height: 16.2 hands

4

The Morgan

The Morgan

Name: Morgan

Origin: United States

Structure:

  1. Expressive head, broad forehead with a straight or slightly convex profile.
  2. Well-defined withers.
  3. Short and thick Back.
  4. Powerfully muscled hindquarters.
  5. Well-muscled croup.
  6. Legs are well formed with strong joint.
  7. Gracefully and straight Tail.

Temperament:

  1. Brave and impatient.
  2. Straight, free action.
  3. Made to work and run.
  4. Average Height: 14.1-15.2 hands

3

The Comtois

The Comtois

Name: Comtois

Origin: France

Structure:

  1. Large & square head with alert eyes.
  2. Straight & muscular Neck.
  3. Sturdy body and broad girth.
  4. Slight feathering & muscular hindquarters.
  5. Long & Straight Back.
  6. Short & Strong Legs.
  7. Perfectly shaped Feet.

Temperament:

  1. Easy going
  2. Lively and energetic.
  3. Average Height:  14.1 – 15.1 hands

2

The Friesian

The Friesian

Name: Belgian Black

Origin: Netherlands

Structure:

  1. Imperial Head.
  2. Arched neck.
  3. Bright and intelligent Eyes.
  4. Powerful and slanting Shoulders.
  5. Strong Back.
  6. Muscular and feathered legs.
  7. Well-developed feet.

Temperament:

  1. Smooth, elegant gaits.
  2. Proud in appearance.
  3. Intelligent and quick to learn.
  4. Honest and willing to work.
  5. Average Height: 15 hands

1

The Pentro

The Pentro

Name: Pentro

Origin: Italy

Structure:

  1. The head is dry with a straight or slightly convex profile.
  2. Expressive Eyes.
  3. Well-muscled neck.
  4. Long & muscular Back.
  5. Deep Chest.
  6. Moderately sloped shoulders.
  7. Solid & Short Legs.
  8. Medium & strong Hooves.

Temperament:

  1. Spirited yet kind.
  2. Friendly and obedient.
  3. Imaginative, loyal.
  4. Easy going.
  5. Easily trainable.
  6. Average Height: 13 – 14 hands

By going through all facts and qualities of horses, I am sure you got a lot more in your collection about horses if you are a fan of them. I also love to read and gather knowledge about horses and want to get more and more about different breeds of horses. I tried to put the list of most beautiful horses in the world in this article. If you have any other horse which is of worth to be added to the list. Then you can suggest me. I will appreciate your gesture.