Alphabet Game – HORSES

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    Bonnie Ballentine
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    D = Draft horse

    #77737
    Anne Lamp
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    E–  Equus caballus the Latin name for horses.

    #77741
    Bonnie Ballentine
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    F = filly

    #77748
    Michele
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    G = Gelding

    #77749
    Bonnie Ballentine
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    H = halter

    #77754
    Susan Ewart
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    I = Icelandic Horse

    The only horse to have 5 gaits ( professor Google says)

    #77756
    Ann Seeber
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    J = Jumping horse (various breeds)

    #77787
    Corrie Kinkel
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    K = Konik horse, a wild horse from Poland about 130-140 cm stick height. In the Netherlands they live nowadays in some nature reserves where they can look after themselves without interference. They are doing well but there are to many of them for our little reserves and some are transported back to the eastern countries in Europe. Besides that some have been shot!

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    Bonnie Ballentine
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    L = Leg Up: Method of mounting in which an assistant stands behind the rider and supports the lower part of his left leg and giving a boost as necessary as the rider springs up off the ground.

    #77809
    Corrie Kinkel
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    M = Mustang

    #77812
    trish williams
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    #77818
    Bonnie Ballentine
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    N = Native Ponies: Another name for the Mountain and Moorland breeds of the UK – i.e. New Forest, Exmoor, Dartmoor, Highland, Fell, Dale, Shetland, Connemara and Welsh.

     

    #77875
    Anne Lamp
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    P-     Posting-”  Posting is to rise out of the saddle seat for every other stride of the horse’s forelegs.” However, if you ride          western, your friends would probably laugh so hard they would fall off their horses.

    • This reply was modified 3 weeks, 4 days ago by Anne Lamp.
    #78019
    Corrie Kinkel
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    With the help of Google:

    Q – Quarab,  a mix of the Quarter horse and an Arabian horse.

    #78020
    libera
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    R = Rocky Mountain Horse

    #78021
    Bonnie Ballentine
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    S = saddle

    #78087
    Corrie Kinkel
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    T = Thoroughbred

    #78189
    Bonnie Ballentine
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    U = Unsoundness: Term used to describe any condition, or conformation fault that limit the horse’s ability to perform his job. Including sidebone, ringbone, roaring and others.

    #78190
    libera
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    V = Vlaamperd, a south african breed

    #78232
    Anne Lamp
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    W – Weanling A horse less than a year old that has been weaned from it’s mother.

    #78235
    Bonnie Ballentine
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    X = If you do dressage X is in the middle of the dressage arena, where you start and end your dressage test. Sort of like X marks the spot.

    #78261
    Corrie Kinkel
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    Y = Yorkshire Coach Horse,  I knew from years of looking to the BBC and from traveling around Yorkshire there was a kind of horse mentioned. I did a google search and yes there is: this one.

    #78342
    libera
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    Z = Zangersheide, a Belgian sport horse

    #78353
    Bonnie Ballentine
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    A = Amble: The slower form of the lateral pacing gait.

    #78360
    Anne Lamp
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    B – Bucking This is not a good thing except at a Rodeo. My horse put me in the hospital with a broken pelvis when he decided to try out for the rodeo circuit.

    #78387
    Bonnie Ballentine
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    C = Clydesdale

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