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    02-03-2013, 04:40 PM
I just read that they used a Quarter Horse as one of the horses that played Secretariat in the movie...I wonder why they used a QH in a movie about a thoroughbred?

And I believe that in the book War Horse, the horse is an Irish Draught...where as in the movie Joey is a thoroughbred.
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    02-03-2013, 05:21 PM
In the book I believe Joey is a Tb x of some sort. It's been a long time since I read it.
    02-03-2013, 06:27 PM
I just looked it up, in the book he's a thoroughbred/Irish draught cross. Very beautiful horses!
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