breed was formed as a reproduction
selection of Orlov and American
trotter with a strict control of
horses by a type and working
quality. The work was started about
100 years ago. The Russian trotter
as the new breed was registered in
mostly bay, can be
black, chestnut or grey.
between 15.3 and 16hh
The head is light,
profile straight, neck long and
straight, withers medium in height,
back and loin straight and well
muscled, croup flat, long and broad.
generally of good