Foal – baby horse Foal Coat colour of horses: Bay – brown with black mane and tail Chestnut – light brown with light brown mane and tail Black – also black Pinto – with two or three colours (usually brown, black and white) Gray – white or mixed dark and white hairs Palomino – chestnut with very fair tale and mane My favourite coat colours are Pinto, Chestnut, Black and Palomino. Evolution of the horse: Hyracotherium – 0.4 meters tall at the withers Mesohippus – 0.6 meters tall at the withers Merychippus – 1.0 meters tall at the withers Pliohippus – 1.25 meters tall at the withers Modern horse (Equus) – 1.6 meters tall at the withers Taking care of horses Horses have very sensitive skin.
Horse cleaning belongs to the daily ritual.
We clean horses in order to get rid of dirt but also because it is an excellent massage. Feed Hay – is the basic food for domestic horses.
Only good quality hay is to be fed to horses.
Inspect hay carefully before buying it, asking the seller to open a bale. Pasture – The most natural food for horses is good quality pasture.
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