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girth

a strip of leather and/or wool that goes behind the elbow that holds the saddle on

saddle

an object made out of leather and wood that fits on the horses back for riding

bit

a metal rod attached to the bridle that fits behind the teeth in the horses mouth

bridle

an object made out of leather that goes on the horse's head for riding

reins

leather "rope" attached to the bridle that is held by the hands and used for steering the horse

breed

type of horse

mane

"hair" on the horses neck

withers

top of the neck

hoof

the very bottom of the legs like a toe nail

frog

the triangle part under the hoof you can only find it if you lift up the hoof

muzzle

the tip of the face that has no hair

forlock

the mane in front of the ears

flank

the part on the hindquarter where the hair goes in two directions

pastern

where the leg and hoof meet

filly

a baby girl horse

colt

a baby boy horse

mare

a girl horse

stallion

a male horse who can breed with mares

gelding

a male horse who can't breed with mares

yearling

a horse that is one year old

walk

the slowest gait that had four beats

trot

the second slowest gait that has two beats

canter

the second fastest gait that has three beats

gallop

the fastest gait that has four beats

post

when you go up and down at the beats of the trot

jumping positon/half seat/ two point

when you lean a little forwards while standing up in the stirrups

stirrups

the part of the saddle that your feet go in

halter

the leather or nylon object that goes on the horses head that does not have a bit

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