Equis ISSN 2398-2977

Hunter

Contributor(s): Bob Langrish

Specification

Category
  • Warmblood.
    Picture
  • Hunter   Hunter  .
    General information
  • The best examples are in UK, Ireland and USA.
  • Preferred types vary depending on terrain.
  • Strong and bold temperament.
  • Lively character.
  • Stamina.
  • Reasonable speed.
  • Quick learner.
  • Good jumper.
    Ancestry
  • Thoroughbred   Thoroughbred    →   Irish Draught   Irish Draught    →   Cleveland Bay   Cleveland Bay    →   Shire   Shire    →   Clydesdale   Clydesdale    →   Percheron   Percheron  .
    Principal uses
  • Hunting.
    Standard

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)

  • British Horse Society, British Equestrian Center, Stoneleigh, Kenilworth, Warwickshire CV8 2LR, UK.
  • Hunter Improvement Society of Ireland, Mrs F Hefferman, Knockelly, Castle Fethard, Co. Tipperary, Ireland.


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