Our Horses

Fun Facts About Horses

  • Horses can sleep lying down and standing up

  • Horses have bigger eyes than any other mammal on land

  • Horses can gallop at around 27 mph -fastest sprinting record was 55 mph

  • Horses use their ears and nostrils to express their mood

  • Horses can see nearly 360 degrees at one time

  • Horses hooves are made from the same protein that comprises human hair and fingernails

  • Horses are social animals and will get lonely if kept alone, and they will mourn the passing of a companion

  • Horse's ears have the ability to rotate 180 degrees

  • You can tell if a horse is cold by feeling behind their ears.  If that area is cold, so is the horse