Horse 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.
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Howdy ya'll What do you know about horse types/breeds and our uses?
Light Breeds (Hot blooded) • 14-2 to 17 hands high • Weigh 900 - 1400 pounds • Used 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 Do Roping and working Cutting
Jobs We Do (cont.) Jumper Dressage
Jobs We Do (cont.) Polo Racing
Draft Breeds (cold blooded) • 14-2 to 19 hands high • Weigh 1400 pounds or more • Used primarily for exhibition, special attractions, pulling loads and for heavy work.
Jobs We Do Wagon pulling
Jobs We Do (cont.) Heavy pulling Farm work
Ponies • Under 14-2 hands high • Weigh 500 - 900 pounds • Used primarily for children’s mounts, harness racing, pleasure riding, parades, and hunting.
Miniature Horses • Maximum of 34 inches tall • Used primarily for show in halter and driving. • Developed in South America
What can the mini horse do? riding halter wagon Cart Plowing
Howdy Now that you have learned about us and our uses, Any questions?