Horse Basics

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Horse Quizzes & Trivia

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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Horses are measured in hands, how much is this in inches? 
    • A. 

      1 in

    • B. 

      2 in

    • C. 

      3 in

    • D. 

      4 in

    • E. 

      5 in

  • 2. 
    What does the term "a green horse" mean?
    • A. 

      A horse that is almost ready to retire

    • B. 

      A horse that is not fully broke

    • C. 

      A nickname for a very young horse

    • D. 

      A horse of a newer breed

    • E. 

      One that got spray-painted green

  • 3. 
    How should you properly mount a horse?
    • A. 

      From the left

    • B. 

      From the right

    • C. 

      From either side

    • D. 

      Stand on a platform and dive!

  • 4. 
    What is a pony?
    • A. 

      A horse under 14.2 hands

    • B. 

      A baby horse

    • C. 

      A horse bred for small children

    • D. 

      Experts determined that there is no practical difference between a pony and a horse.

    • E. 

      No comprendo

  • 5. 
    What shape are the nails that are used to attach horse shoes?
    • A. 

      Round, of course!

    • B. 

      Actually there triangle

    • C. 

      No they're square

    • D. 

      Using nails to attach horse shoes is dangerous, and was banned a long time ago.

    • E. 

      What's a horseshoe?

  • 6. 
    What is the only true wild horse? (never was tamed)
    • A. 

      Arabian

    • B. 

      The Chinkotegue pony

    • C. 

      Presowalske

    • D. 

      Idk

  • 7. 
    What is the smallest breed of horse?
    • A. 

      The Shetland pony

    • B. 

      Clydesdale

    • C. 

      ????????????????

    • D. 

      The Icelandic pony

    • E. 

      Falabella pony

  • 8. 
    Way back in 1200 BC, Native Americans were known to own and breed Paint horses.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

    • C. 

      What?

  • 9. 
    Thoroughbreds can come in any color pastern except what?
    • A. 

      Palimeno

    • B. 

      Paint

    • C. 

      Dappled grey

    • D. 

      Strawberry

    • E. 

      I thought Thoroughbreds were an exotic vegetable...