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CABI Book Chapter

Book cover for Nature of horse breeds.


Chapter Number/Name (Page no: 1)

Nature of horse breeds.

This chapter presents a brief description of a few breeds of horses that will be mentioned in subsequent chapters. The descriptions includes population, landrace, related groups of horses, the relationship of the breeds to each other and the level of selection applied by breeders. Among the breeds that were presented in this chapter are Andalusian, Arabian, Belgian, Icelandic, Lipizzaner, Miniature, Norwegian Fjord, Paso Fino, Quarter horse, Shire, Standardbred, Tennessee Walking horse, and Thoroughbred.

Chapter details

  • Author Affiliation
  • University of Kentucky, USA.
  • Year of Publication
  • 2020
  • ISBN
  • 9781786392589
  • Record Number
  • 20203194482