Do you know ANYTHING about horses

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  • 1
    What is the Latin name for horse?
    Equs caballus
    Linnaeus
    Horse
    Equus caballus
    Equidaes
  • 2
    How many years did the oldest horse in the world live for?
    3
    99
    35
    62
    80
  • 3
    How high was largest horse in (recorded) history?
    55.5hh
    18.8hh
    21.2hh
    20hh
    13.2hh
  • 4
    How many bones(on average) does a horse have?
    1000
    190
    288
    205
    546
  • 5
    Horses are able to sleep both standing up and lying down,
    TRUE or FALSE
    False
    True
    Do horses sleep!
  • 6
    What is 'buzkashi'?
    Racing over jumps
    A team game played throughout Central Asia, the aim being to capture a goat carcass while on horseback.
    Another word for Showjumping
  • 7
    Horses have been used in warfare since when?
    21st century A.D..
    15th century A.D..
    16th century A.D..
    14th century B.C..
    19th century B.C..
  • 8
    Where should the girth(cinch)go?
    Anywhere on the horse
    About 10 inches from the horses tail
    In the middle of the horses stomach
    About four inches behind the forelegs.
  • 9
    Name 2 other types of saddle (other than English and Western)
    Cross-Country saddle, Pony saddle
    Australian saddle and endurance saddle
    Breastplate saddle, Surcingle saddle
    Flank saddle, Pressure saddle
    Newton saddle, Red Rum saddle
  • 10
    Name 2 different kinds of Martingales
    Standing martingale, Running martingale
    Flash martingale, Tapedero martingale
    Curb martingale, Hackamore martingale
    Breastplate martingale, Australian martingale
  • 11
    What was Alexander the Great's horse's name?
    Bucephalus
    Daisy
    Locarno
    Macedonia
    Colonel
  • 12
    Do horses have muscles in their lower legs?
    ?
    No
    Yes
  • 13
    What is a roached mane?
    A roached mane is one which has grey hairs in it
    A roached mane is one which has been shaved off.
    A roached mane is one which has curls in it
  • 14
    What do you call a bridle with no bit?
    A Barcoo bridle
    A Fiador bridle
    A hackamore bridle
  • 15
    Draught Horses are the world's strongest animal apart from elephants.
    False
    I have absolutely NO idea!
    True