Equis ISSN 2398-2977

Hanoverian

Synonym(s): Hannoveraner

Contributor(s): Bob Langrish

Specification

Category
  • Warmblood.
    Picture
  • Hanoverian   Hanoverian  .
    General information
  • Also known as:
    • Hannoveraner.
  • Best known European warmblood.
  • World-class showjumper and dressage performer.
  • German origin.
  • Very versatile.
  • Athletic.
  • Very willing to learn.
  • Stylised 'H' brandmark.
    Ancestry
  • Great War horse   →   Holsteiner   Holsteiner    →   Thoroughbred   Thoroughbred    →   Cleveland Bay   Cleveland Bay    →   Andalusian   Andalusian (Purebred Spanish horse)    →   Trakehner   Trakehner    →   Arab   Arab  .
    Principle uses
  • Riding.
  • Competition.
    Standard
  • Registered.

Biologic Data

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Further Reading

Publications

Refereed papers

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)

  • Verband Hannoverscher Warmblutzuchter e.V, Postfach 1743, Linohopper Strasse 92, D-2810 Verden, Germany.
  • British Horse Society, British Equestrian Center, Stoneleigh, Kenilworth, Warwickshire CV8 2LR, UK.


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