the horse stable
And on that farm, he had a horse.
What are horses used for?
These horses are used to pull materials. They have been used in many industries including farming, logging and even recreational (such as horse drawn carriages)
On the farm, horses can be used for many purposes. They can be used to move cattle, they can be used as draft horses, they can be used to graze pastures and so much more.
Horses have been used for entertainment for a long time. This can include horse racing, rodeos, circuses, movies and more!
Many people buy horses as pets! They either keep them at their own farm or board them.
Foal: A horse who is less than 1 year old
Yearling: A horse that is between 1 and 2 years old
Colt: A male horse who is younger than 4 years old
Filly: A female horse who is younger than 4 years old
Mare: A female horse who is four years old, or older
Stallion: An intact male horse who is four years old, or older
Gelding: A castrated male horse
Horses sleep standing up!
Horses are measured using a unit called hands. 1 hand is about 10 cm. These measurements go from their hooves up to their withers, which is where their neck meets their back.