- Horse Talk
|Horsequeen08 ||04-07-2013 02:58 AM |
Did You Know? horse facts!
Did you know that during the black plague groomsmen were rarely infected? As we know now fleas were the cause of the plague. Horses are not know to be infested with fleas even back then so the groomsmen were not around the fleas nearly as much, making them the people who weren't often infected! Horses once again saving people!
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|Wheatermay ||04-07-2013 03:02 AM |
INTERESTING! THanks for sharing! :)
|Laffeetaffee ||04-07-2013 04:02 AM |
I heard that paint horses started as an undesireable trait in quarter horse breeding. Breeders would often kill the foal at birth if they displayed any unusually obvious white markings. One breeder managed to get a hold of several of these paint horses and started the new breed. Thank goodness he did, they're truly wonderful horses.
(I have no idea if it's true or not, it's just a rumor I heard. Maybe someone knows more about it than I do)
|Kayella ||04-07-2013 04:11 AM |
Horses don't have a gall bladder.
Horses have the largest eyes of any land mammal. Huh, I would have thought that'd be an elephant or giraffe.
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|Clava ||04-07-2013 05:15 AM |
The haflinger was the first horse to be cloned, which is funny as they all look alike anyway :lol:
|paintluver ||04-07-2013 09:17 AM |
Haha Clava that actually made me Lol!
|TheAQHAGirl ||04-07-2013 10:26 AM |
Did you know that horses were the voices for dinosaurs in Jurassic Park?
--Found that out from a friend. (:
|Thunderspark ||04-07-2013 12:10 PM |
I don't have one but just wanted to say it's quite interesting to read :)
|Country Woman ||04-07-2013 12:56 PM |
Arabian Horses have 17 ribs,5 lumbar vertibre and 16 tail bones
So horses don't get fleas? Werid... I do however know they can get lice
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