Equis ISSN 2398-2977

Appaloosa

Contributor(s): Bob Langrish

Specification

Category
  • Warmblood.

Picture

  • Appaloosa   Appaloosa  .

General information

  • Originated in the USA.
  • Developed by the Nez Perce Indians.
  • Unmistakable and unique spot patterns.
  • High endurance horse.
  • Courageous.
  • Docile.

Ancestry

Principal uses

  • Riding.
  • Parade.
  • Circus horse.
  • Cow pony.

Standard

  • Registered.

Biologic Data

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Further Reading

Publications

Other sources of information

  • Hendricks B L (1995)International Encyclopedia of Horse Breeds. University of Oklahoma Press. ISBN 8-8061-2753-8.
  • Ball C (1994)Horse and Pony Breeds. Quintet Publishing Ltd. ISBN 1-85076-500-6.
  • Hartley Edwards E (1994)The Encyclopedia of the Horse. Dorling Kindersley. ISBN 1-7513-011-59.

Organization(s)

  • British Appaloosa Society, Mr Michel Howkins, c/o 2 Frederick Street, Rugby, Warwickshire CV21 2EN, UK.
  • British Horse Society, British Equestrian Center, Stoneleigh, Kenilworth, Warwickshire CV8 2LR, UK.
  • Appaloosa Horse Club Inc, PO Box 8403, Moscow, ID 83843, USA.


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