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Horse Breeds

I have just listed horse breeds here with some links for information.

The 2 best sites for horse breed information that i have found so far are;

 (1) http://www.ansi.okstate.edu/breeds/horses/

 (2) http://www.terrific-horses.com/breeds/

 

- These are horse breeds of the Equus caballus type (not donkey or zebras, just horses)

- Other types of Equines are referred to in horse relatives page.

- The breed is underlined, and there are links to information and societies.

 

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Abaco Barb (the island of Abaco in the Bahamas)

                The Abaco Barb http://www.arkwild.org/index.html

 

Abyssinian (Ethiopia)

 

Akhal-Teke  (Kara-Kum Desert in Turkmenia)

                Akhal Teke Association of America http://members.tripod.com/akhaltekeamerica/ATAA.html

                Akhal Teke World http://www.akhal-teke.ru/main.html

 

Albanian

                http://www.gaitedhorses.net/BreedArticles/Albanian.shtml

 

Altai

 

American Cream Draught Horse

                American Cream Draft Horse Association http://www.americancreamdraft.org/

                http://www.whitehorseranchnebraska.com/registry.htm

 

American Creme and White (Also Known as American Albino)

                Cream and White registry http://www.whitehorseranchnebraska.com/registry.htm

 

American saddlebred

                American saddlebred horse association of australia http://www.saddlebredaustralia.org.au

 

American Walking Pony

                http://www.gaitedhorses.net/AmWalkPony.htm

 

Andalusian (Spain)

                Andalusian horse association of australasia - http://www.ahaa.org.au

                http://www.miriamfrenk.net/indexen.htm

                Spanish Horse Promoters www.andalusian-australia.com.au

                Webring http://www.andalusians.com/

 

Andalucian

                Asociacion de caballos de pura raza espanola australia - www.spanishhorse.com.au

 

Andravida (Also Known As Eleia, Ilia, Greek)

 

Anglo-Kabarda (Russia)

 

Appaloosa

                Australian appaloosa association - http://www.appaloosa.org.au

                Appaloosa horse club http://www.appaloosa.com/

 

Arabian (can be registered partbred - anglo arab, warmblood arab, quarab, arab pony, morab…)

                Arabian horse society of australia - http://www.ahsa.asn.au/

                World arabian horse organization - http://www.waho.org/

 

Ardennes (Rome)

                http://www.joyofhorses.com/oct98/ardenneshistory.htm

 

Araloosa/AraAppaloosa  (appaloosa x arab)

                http://www.usol.com/~lyoneastwest/eastowest_appaloosas_045.htm

 

Argentine Criollo (Also Know By, Argentine Landrace, Criollo)

                http://www.conquistador.com/criollo.html

 

Asturian (or Asturcon)

 

Australian pony

                Australian pony stud book -federal http://www.apsb.asn.au

 

Australian Stock Horse       See “Stock horse”

               

Azteca

                American Azteca Horse International Association http://www.americanazteca.com/

                Azteca Horse Registry of America http://www.azteca-horse.com/  

 

 

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Bashkir

 

Bashkir Curly

                American Bashkir Curley Registry http://www.abcregistry.org/

                International Curly Horse Organization http://www.curlyhorses.org/

                Blue Northern Curlies http://www.telusplanet.net/public/bnchorse/

                American Bashkir Curly http://www.imh.org/imh/bw/curly.html

 

Bavarian Warmblood

                British Bavarian Warmblood association http://www.bbwa.co.uk/

Balearic

 

Baluchi

 

Banker

                http://cowboyfrank.net/fortvalley/breeds/Banker.htm

 

Ban-ei(Hokkaido, Japan)

                A type not a breed (includes the Percheron type, the Breton type, and the Belgian type)

                http://www.angelfire.com/ab/draftdreams/breed/banei.html

 

Barb(Northern Africa)

                http://www.geocities.com/Athens/3240/barb.htm

 

Basotho Pony (south Africa)

 

Belgian

 

Bhirum Pony (Nigera)

 

Bhotia Pony (India) Also Know By: Bhote ghoda, Bhutan Pony, Bhutani, Bhutua Pony

 

Boer Also Known By: Boerperd

 

Blazer Horse

 

Breton (France)

 

Buckskin

                International Buckskin Association http://www.ibha.net/

 

Boulonnais  "the thoroughbred horse among draught horses"

                French Association http://www.cheval-boulonnais.com/

 

Brandenburger

                http://www.brandenburger-pferd.de/engl.htm

 

Brindle Horses (horses with brindle colouring - amasing!)

                Brindle horses http://members.aol.com/brindlehos/

                Brindle and Striped Equine International http://www.elcascabel.com/

 

British Spotted Horse & Pony

 

Brumby  Australia’s own breed of wild horse

                Brumby watch Australia - www.brumbywatchaustralia.com/

 

Budenny (Don x TB) (originated in the former Soviet Union)

                http://www.imh.org/imh/bw/budenny.html

 

Byelorussian Harness Horse

 

 

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Canadian Pony of the Americas

                CPOA Association www.canadianpoa.org

 

Canadian Horse

 

Camargue Horse

 

Campolina

 

Caspian Pony

 

Caspian Arabian

                Caspian arabian registry http://www.equiworld.net/en/breeds/caspianarab/society.htm

 

Carthusian

 

Cayuse

 

Chincoteague Pony

                Chincoteague Pony Association www.pony-chincoteague.com

 

Cheju

 

Chilean Corralero

 

Cleveland Bay

                Cleveland bay horse society of Australasia. http://www.clevelandbays.com.au

 

Colorado Ranger Horse

 

Clydesdale Horse

                Commonwealth clydesdale horse society www.clydesdalesqld.com

                UK based http://www.clydesdalehorsesociety.com/

 

Connemara Pony

                Connemara pony breeders society of Australia - www.cpbsa.com.au

 

Curly Haired Missouri Fox Trotters

                Deserter Creek Curlies Farm www.DCCurlies.web.com

 

Criollo (Uraguay)

                http://www.conquistador.com/criollo.html

 

Crioulo (Brazil)

                http://www.justacriollo.com/pages_en/racescreoles_en/Rccrioulo_en.htm

 

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Dales Pony

                Dales pony society http://www.dalespony.org/

                Blooming dales pony farm http://www.dalespony.com/

 

Danube

 

Dartmoor Pony

                Dartmoor pony society of australia

                American Dartmoor Pony Association www.users.hockinghills.net/~dartmoor/

 

Deliboz

 

Djerma

 

Don

 

Døle

 

Dongola

 

Dülmen Pony

 

Dutch Draft  

 

Dutch Warmblood

 

 

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East Bulgarian

 

Egyptian

 

Eriskay Pony

 

Estonian Native

 

Exmoor Pony

                The Exmoor Society http://www.exmoorponysociety.org.uk/home.htm

 

 

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Faeroes Pony

 

Falabella

                IFMHS - International Falabella Miniature Horse Society

 

Fell Pony

                The Fell Pony Society - http://www.raresteeds.com/FellPonySociety/

 

Finnhorse

 

Fleuve

 

Florida Cracker

 

Fouta

 

Frederiksborg

 

French Saddlebred

 

French Trotter

 

Fjord Horse

 

Friesian Horse

                The Australian Friesian horse society - http://www.horsetalk.co.nz/friesian/index.ht

                Australian Friesian Warmblood horse society - http://friesianwarmblood.8k.com

                Friesian Horse Association of Great Britain & Ireland http://www.fhagbi.co.uk/

 

 

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Galiceño


Galician Pony

 

Gelderlander

 

Gidrán

 

Golden American Saddlebred

 

Gotland Pony

                Gotland Russ Association of North America. http://www.gotlands.org/

 

Groningen

 

Guangxi

 

 

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Hackney Horse

                Hackney horse society http://www.equiworld.net/en/breeds/hackney/hackneysociety.htm

 

Haflinger

                Australian haflinger horse association - http://www.ozemail.com.au/~resort/arkley.htm

                Haflinger horse society of australia

                Haflinger Society of GB http://www.haflingersgb.com/newsite/index.htm

 

Hanovarian

                The hannoverian horse society of australia

 

Hequ

 

Hessian Warmblood

 

Highland Pony

                Highland pony society of australia

                Fourmerk Highland Stud http://www.fourmerk.com/

 

Holstein

 

Hokkaido

 

Holsteiner

                Holsteiner association of australia - http://www.holsteiner.com.au/

 

Hucul

 

Hungarian Warmblood

 

 

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Icelandic Horse

                Icelandic Horse Society of Great Britain website http://www.ihsgb.freeserve.co.uk/

 

Iomud

 

Irish Draught Horse

                The irish draught and sport horse society http://www.idshs.com.au/

 

Irish Thoroughbred

 

 

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Jinzhou

 

Jutland

 

 

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Kabarda

 

Kabardin

 

Karabair

 

Karabakh

 

Kazakh

 

Kerry Bog Pony

 

Kisber Felver

 

Kiger Mustang

 

Kirdi Pony

 

Kiso

 

Kladruby

 

Knabstrup

 

Kushum

 

Kustanai

 

 

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Latvian

 

Lithuanian Heavy Draft

 

Lipizzan

 

Lipizzaner

                Australian lipizzaner registery - http://www.lipizzaneraustralia.org 

                Lipizzaner Society of Great Britain http://www.lipizzaner.co.uk/

 

Lippitt Morgan

 

Lokai

 

Losino

 

Lundy Pony

 

Lusitano

 

 

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Malopolski

 

Mangalarga

 

Marwari

 

M'Bayar

 

Mérens Pony

 

Messara

 

Marwari Horse

                http://www.horsemarwari.com/

 

Mecklenburger

 

Medicine Hat Horse (specific type of paint horse with only colouring over ears)

 

Miniature Horse

                Miniature horse association of australia - http://www.mhaa.com.au/index.htm 

 

Miniature Pony

                Miniature pony Australian society www.ksrcl.com.au/miniatureponys

 

Miniature

 

Misaki

 

Missouri Fox Trotting Horse

 

Miyako

 

Morab (Morgan X Arabian)

                The Morab community network http://www.morab.com/

Morgan

                Morgan horse association of australia. - http://www.21century.com.au/ozmorgan/

 

Mountain Pleasure Horse

                Mountain Pleasure Horse Association http://www.mtn-pleasure-horse.org/

 

Mongolian

 

Moyle

 

Mustang

                National Wild Horse Program http://www.wildhorseandburro.blm.gov/

 

Murgese

 

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National Show Horse

 

New Kirgiz

 

Newfoundland Pony

 

New forest pony

                New forest pony society of australia - www.nfpsa.freewebsitehosting.com

                New Forest Pony Society http://www.newforestpony.com/

 

Norwegian fjord   - See Fjord Horse -

 

Nokota Horse

                The Nokota Horse Conservancy www.nokotahorse.org

 

Noriker

 

Noma

 

Nooitgedacht Pony

 

Noric

 

Nordland

 

Northeastern

 

North Swedish Horse

 

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Oldenburg

 

Orlov-Rostopchin

 

Orlov Trotter

 

Ostfriese

 

Ob

 

Orlov Trotter

 

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Paint horse (pied colouring with Quarterhorse and Thoroughbred breeding)

                Paint horse association of australia - http://www.painthorse.com.au/

                American Paint Horse Association http://apha.com

 

Pinto (pied colouring any breed)

                Victorian pinto society http://www.vicpintosociety.uni.cc/

 

Palomino

                Australian palomino horse association - http://www.apha.com.au/index.htm

 

Paso Fino

                Paradise Paso Finos www.ParadisePasoFinos.com

 

Percheron

                British Percheron Horse Society http://www.percheron.org.uk/  

 

Peruvian paso

                Peruvian paso registry of australia - http://www.aeon-systems.com/paso/index.html

                Peruvian Paso Horse Registry of North America http://www.pphrna.org/

                Peruvian Paso Assoc of American http://www.aaobpph.org/index2.html

 

Poitevin

                http://perso.wanadoo.fr/anne.saint.girons/Anglais.htm

 

Pantaneiro

 

Pindos Pony

 

Pinia

 

Pintabian

 

Polish Konik

 

Pony of the Americas

 

Pottok

 

Pyrenean Tarpan

 

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Quariesian

               

Quarter horse

                Named due to being the fastest horse over a quarter of a mile.

                Australian quarter horse association - http://www.aqha.com.au/

 

Quarter Pony

                International Quarter Pony Association http://www.netpets.org/~iqpa/

 

Qatgani

 

Quarab (Quarterhorse x Arab)

 

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Racking Horse

                Racking Horse Breeders Association of America http://www.rackinghorse.com/

 

Rheinlander

 

Russian Trakhener

               

Rocky Mountain Horse

 

Russian Don

 

Russian Heavy Draft

 

Russian Trotter

 

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Shetland pony

                Shetland pony society

                SE England Shetland Pony Association http://www.shetland-pony.com/

 

Shire

                Shire horse australia - http://www.shirehorse.com.au/

                Shire horse UK http://www.shire-horse.org.uk/

 

Skyros Pony

 

Sorraia Horse

 

Spanish Horse

 

Spanish Thoroughbred ---see Andalusian---

 

Spanish Mustang

                Spanish Mustang Registry  http://www.spanishmustang.org/

 

Stock horse

                Australian stock horse society - http://www.ashs.com.au

 

Standardbred

                Named due to being the fastest breed to pace or trot over a standard mile.

                Standardbred horse association - http://www.picknowl.com.au/homepages/spphasa 

                Standardbred - equine athlete http://www.geocities.com/jo11horse/

                Standardbred Equestrian Program at USTA http://www.ustrotting.com

 

Suffolk Punch

                Suffolk horse society UK http://www.suffolkhorsesociety.org.uk/

                Suffolk Punch Pages http://www.suffolkpunch.net/

 

Sulphur Springs Mustang

                Sulphur Springs Mustang http://www.sulphurs.com/

                American Sulphur Horse Association http://www.americanspanishsulphur.org/

 

Schwarzwälder Fuchs

                Also Known By: Black Forest, Schwarzwälder Kaltblut, St. Märgener, Wälderpferd

 

Saddlebred

 

Sanhe

 

Schleswiger Heavy Draft

 

Schwarzwälder Fuchs

 

Selle Francais

 

Shagya

 

Shetland Pony

 

Shire

 

Single-Footing Horse

 

Skyros Pony

 

Somali Pony

 

Sorraia

 

Soviet Heavy Draft

 

Spanish Mustang

 

Spanish-Barb

 

Spanish-Norman

 

Standardbred

 

Sudan Country-Bred

 

Suffolk

 

Swedish Warmblood

 

 

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Tennessee Walking Horse

                Breeders' and Exhibitors' Association http://www.twhbea.com/

 

Thoroughbred

                Thoroughbred breeders australia - http://www.tbaus.com/

 

Tersk

 

Tiger Horse

                Tiger Horse Association http://www.tigerhorses.org/

 

Trakehner

                Trakehner breeders association of australia

 

Taishuh

 

Tawleed

 

Tennessee Walking Horse

 

Tersk

 

Thessalian

 

Thoroughbred

 

Tokara

 

Tori

 

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Ukrainian Saddle

 

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Vlaamperd

 

Vladimir Heavy Draft

 

Vyatka

 

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Waler

                Australia’s own breed of wild horse

                Waler galloway & hack registry inc. - http://wghr-inc.hypermart.net/

                The waler horse society of australia - http://www.walerhorse.com

 

Welara Pony

 

Warmblood

                Australian warmblood horse association - http://www.awha.com.au

                International sporthorse studbook australia - http://www.cyberhorse.net.au/issa/

 

Welsh pony and cob

                The australian welsh pony cob society of australia - www.wpcsoa.com.au

                The Welsh Pony and Cob Society http://www.wpcs.uk.com/

 

Westphalian

 

Wuerttemburger

 

Welara Pony

 

Welsh Pony and Cob

 

West African Barb

 

Western Sudan Pony

 

Wielkopolski

 

Walkaloosa Horse Association http://www.walkaloosaregistry.com/

 

 

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Xilingol

 

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Yakut

 

Yanqi

 

Yili

 

Yonaguni

 

 

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Zweibrucken

                zweibrucken sportpferde http://www.rhpsi.com/

 

Zaniskari Pony

 

Zhemaichu

 

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If you know of any other breeds or links that should be here please email me with details.