Horse Questions

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Mutton Withers

What is the term for a horse with no/little withers?

Rat Tailed

What is the term for a horse with little/no tail?

Figure

What was the foundation sire of the Morgan Horse breed originally named?

A grade

What is the term for a horse of unknown breeding or ancestory?

A Quarab

What is a horse called if it is of Quarter Horse and Arabian blood?

Three

How many barrels are in a cloverleaf pattern?

Six Feet

How long is a piggin string?

Four

How many inches are in a hand?

Founder

What is the common name for laminitis?

The tree

What is the name of the frame for which a saddle is built on?

12' x 12'

What is the most common size for a box stall?

220 yards

How long is a furlong in yards?

A place where stallions are kept for breeding

What is a stud barn?

Cinch or cinch strap

What is the term for a western girth?

1940 in Fort Worth, Texas

When and where was the American Quarter Horse Association founded?

Persia

What country was the game polo developed in?

The study of the horse

What is hippology?

The leaves and seeds

What part of grasses are high in protein?

Wall, glass, china and blue eye

Name three terms referring to a horse with a blueish colored eye.

National Barrel Horse Association

What does NBHA stand for?

National Reining Horse Association

What does NRHA stand for?

National Cutting Horse Association

What does NCHA stand for?

Saddlebred and Morgan

What two breeds are the most often used in the Saddleseat style of riding?

George Washington

Who was the first man to breed quality mules in the U.S.?

Foolish Pleasure

In the math race in which Ruffian broke her pastern who was she racing against?

1973

What year did Secretariat win the Tripe Crown?

Kentucky Derby, Preakness Stakes and Belmont Stakes

What are the three races that make up the Triple Crown? (List in order)

Bay, brown, black, chestnut and white

Way are the five basic coat colors?

Pinto/paint, dun/buckskin, palomino, gray, roan

What are the five major variations of the basic coat colors?

Curb, snaffle and hackamore

Name the three classifications of bits.

The stifle

What should be the widest part of a horse's hindquarters?

1 1/4 miles (Kentucky Derby), 1 3/16 miles (Preakness Stakes), 1 1/2 miles (Belmont Stakes)

How long are each of the Triple Crown Races? How long are each of the Triple Crown Races?

Kentucky (Kentucky Derby), Maryland (Preakness Stakes), New York (Belmont Stakes)

What states are the Triple Crown races run in?

Churchill Downs (Kentucky Derby), Pimlico (Preakness Stakes), Belmont Park (Belmont Stakes)

What track are the Triple Crown races run on?

Sir Barton, Gallant Fox, Omaha, War Admiral, Whirlaway, Count Fleet, Assault, Citation, Secretariat, Seattle Slew, Affirmed

Who are the winners of the Triple Crown?

Both sesamoid bones

What two bones in her right foreleg did Ruffian break in the match race between her and Foolish Pleasure?

Dark brown or black

What color are Lipizzan foals?

Mottled skin, striped hooves, white sclera, spotted coat patterns

What are three attributes of the Appaloosa horse?

Tovero

What pinto pattern is a mix between the overo and tobiano patterns?

Piebald and skewbald

What two pinto patterns are recognized by color rather than pattern?

Pink

What color skin does a true white horse have?

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