Characteristics commonly accepted as ideal for a particular breed
Define breed type
Standard of excellence set up by an association for its' breed or registry
What is a breed standard?
An organization formed for the purpose of keeping records of the ancestry of individuals within a breed & to promote the breed
What is a registry association?
A book of record published by breed registry associations for purebred horses, ponies or jacks
What is a studbook?
When was the Arabian imported to America?
Bay, chestnut, black with an occasional roan
Name 2 colors of the Clydesdale?
American Donkey & Mule Society
What is the name of the registry association for mules?
Missouri Fox Trotter
Which breed was developed from saddle horses by settlers in the Ozarks?
Foundation sire of the Morgan breed (owned by Justin Morgan & later was known by that name)
Who was Figure?
Fort Worth, Texas
Where did the American Paint Horse registry begin?
Which Indian tribe is believed to be the first to practice selective breeding?
Spain from horses of Barb, Andulusian & Jennet breeding
Where did the Paso Fino originate?
Which breed is the oldest of American breeds?
From its' ability to sprint a quarter mile
From where did the Quarter Horse get its' name?
Which Pinto breed conformation type would be represented by a horse of Quarter Horse breeding?