Equis ISSN 2398-2977

Trakehner

Synonym(s): Ostpreussischen Warmblutpferdes Trakehner Abstammung

Contributor(s): Bob Langrish

Specification

Category
  • Warmblood.
    Picture
  • Trakehner   Trakehner  .
    General information
  • Also known as Ostpreussischen Warmblutpfereds Trakehner Abstammung.
  • An ideal all-round competition or riding horse.
  • Origins lie in Germany, dating back to the thirteenth century.
  • Nearly destroyed in World War II.
  • Now bred in most areas of Germany.
  • Very versatile and courageous.
  • An elegant and attractive horse.
    Ancestry
  • Schieken -> Arab   Arab  -> Thoroughbred   Thoroughbred  .
    Principal uses
  • Riding.
  • Competition.
    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)

  • Deutsche Reiterliche Vereinigung e. V, Postfach 640, 4410 Warendorf 1, Germany.
  • Karl-Marx Universitat, Sektion Tierproduction und Veterinarmedizin} Johannisallee, 21 Leipzig, 7010, Germany.
  • Verband der Zuchter und Freunde des Ostpreussischen Warmblupferdes Trakehner Abstammung e. V, Grossflecken 68, 2350 Neumunster, Germany.


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