A Haflinger mare and foal
|Distinguishing features||Small horse, sturdy build, chestnut coloring|
|Country of origin||Austria, Italy|
|World Haflinger Federation||Breed standards|
|American Haflinger Registry||Breed standards|
|The Haflinger Society of Great Britain||Breed standards|
|Horse (Equus ferus caballus)|
Haflinger are an all-round breed of horse. It is a mountain horse but today people use it for spare time. A Haflinger counts as a pony breed of horse. The clonig Horse Prometea are from this breed. A Haflinger has a gallant dry head with big eyes, dilate nostrils and small, attentive ears. People who grow this breed want them to have a good muscled body and a smart neck.
References[change | change source]
- Bongianni, Maurizio (editor) (1988). Simon & Schuster's Guide to Horses and Ponies. New York, NY: Simon & Schuster, Inc..
- Damerow, Gail and Rice, Alina (2008). Draft Horses and Mules: Harnessing Equine Power for Farm & Show. Storey Publishing.
- Deverill, Helen (1996). The Haflinger. Allen Breed Series. London: J. A. Allen.
- Dutson, Judith (2005). Storey's Illustrated Guide to 96 Horse Breeds of North America. Storey Publishing.
- Edwards, Elwyn Hartley (1994). The Encyclopedia of the Horse (1st American ed.). New York, NY: Dorling Kindersley.
- Hayes, Capt. M. Horace, FRCVS (1969, Reprinted 1976). Points of the Horse (7th Revised ed.). New York, NY: Arco Publishing Company, Inc..
- Hendricks, Bonnie (2007). International Encyclopedia of Horse Breeds. Norman, OK: University of Oklahoma Press.
- Schweisgut, Otto (translated by Kira Medlin-Henschel) (1988). Haflinger Horses: Origins, Breeding and care and Worldwide Distribution (English ed.). Munich: BLV Verlagsgesellschaft.
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