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Domestic Horse Breeds

The Thoroughbred is a breed of horse that was developed in England during the reigns of King Charles II, King William III, Queen Anne, and King George I.

The Tennessee walking horse, also known as the Tennessee walker, is a breed of gaited horse that was developed in the state of Tennessee in America.

The Suffolk punch is a breed of draught horse that was developed in England to be used for farm work.

The Standardbred horse is a breed of horse that was developed in the United States of America.

The spotted saddle horse is a gaited breed of light riding horse that was developed in the United States by crossbreeding small gaited pinto ponies of Spanish descent with larger American breeds like the Standardbred and the Morgan horse.

The Spanish Mustang is a breed of horse that developed within the first thirty years of the Spanish conquest in the Americas.

The Spanish Jennet horse registry holds horses that have been the results of attempts to recreate the extinct Spanish Jennet or a gaited horse with spots that resembles the Jennet.

The Sorraia is breed of horse that is native to Portugal on the Iberian Peninsula.

The Yonaguni is a rare breed of horse native to the southwest islands of Japan, mainly on the island of Yonaguni. It is one of eight horses native to Japan with fewer than 200 horses alive on the island.

The Yakutian is a rare breed of horse that is native to the Yakutia region of Siberia. It is sometimes referred to as the Yakut horse, Yakut pony or just Yakut.

The Wurttemberger is a breed of horse that originated in Germany. It was developed by crossing Arabian, Trakehner, Anglo-Norman, Friesian, Spanish, Barb and Suffolk Punch horses with local Warmblood stock.

The Wielkopolski is a breed of horse that originated in Poland in 1964. It was developed by crossing two breeds of horse that are now extinct, the Pozan and the Mazury.

The Warlander is a breed of horse that originated Europe and originally developed in the 1600s as a war horse. Although the Warlander has been around for centuries, it wasn’t recognized as a distinct breed until the 1990s.

The Vyatka, sometimes known as Viatka, is an endangered breed of horse that is native to Kirov Oblast, mainly in the Udmurt Replublic, Russian Federation. It may have been developed in the 1500s by settlers to the region, who imported Estonian horses f...

The Tori is a breed of horse that originated in Estonia. The first breed type was developed between 1890 to 1950 by crossing native mares with European stallions. The Tori’s quality slowly deteriorated from inbreeding depression found in the 1930s.

The Tolfetano is a breed of horse that originated in the Lazio region of Italy. The development of the breed was believed by some to be from crossing the Mongolian horse with native stock. Others believe it derived from crossing native horses with Barb...

The Tersk is a breed of horse that originated in the Northern Caucasus mountains of Russia during the 1920s and 1940s. By the end of the 1920s, the breed almost became extinct, but the numbers increase due to adding two Strelets to the bloodline and by...

The Swiss Warmblood is a breed of horse that originated in Switzerland around the tenth century. Originally bred at the Benedictine Monastery of Einsiedeln, but now they are raised at the Federal Stud at Avenches.

The Swedish Warmblood is a breed of horse that originated in Sweden during the late 1600s. It was developed by crossing imported horses with local mares. During the 1800 - 1900s, Thoroughbred, Arabian, Hanoverian and Trakehner blood was added.

The Swedish Ardennes is a breed of horse that originated in Sweden during the late 1800s for agricultural use. It was developed by crossing a Ardennes, heavy draft horse, with the North Swedish horse.