Quiz: How Much Do You Know About Horses?

9 Questions | Total Attempts: 566

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Horse Quizzes & Trivia

So. . . How much do you think you know? A lot? Take this quiz to find out your "Horse IQ"!


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    When you tie your horse to a post, you should:
    • A. 

      Tie a tight knot that will keep them in place

    • B. 

      You shouldn't tie them

    • C. 

      Tie a loose knot that will give if they spook or run

    • D. 

      Tie a pretty bow

    • E. 

      Double knot it and make a pretty bow for show

  • 2. 
    If a horse needs 2.2 pounds of hay per 100 pounds of body weight per day, how much hay does a 900 pound horse need in a day?
  • 3. 
    Horses born with SCID virus have...
    • A. 

      Painful sores and scabs on their legs

    • B. 

      Infection of the part of the hoof called the frog

    • C. 

      Difficulty breathing

    • D. 

      Impaction colic

    • E. 

      No immune systems

  • 4. 
    Riding gloves can...
    • A. 

      Prevent blisters

    • B. 

      Give you a better grip on the reins

    • C. 

      Control the horse's head

    • D. 

      Protect your hands against the elements

    • E. 

      Keep your hands a perfect temperature

  • 5. 
    Where did fox hunting originate?
  • 6. 
    What gene is responsible for making a chestnut horse palomino?
  • 7. 
    What type of tack is used for a Lippizan horse?
    • A. 

      Jumping

    • B. 

      Racing

    • C. 

      Dressage

    • D. 

      Western

    • E. 

      English

  • 8. 
    What was the name of Alexander the Great's black horse?
  • 9. 
    A hand is...
    • A. 

      Four inches

    • B. 

      Ten centimeters

    • C. 

      A foot

    • D. 

      18 centimeters

    • E. 

      6 inches