Norwegian Fjord Horse

This unusual looking horse is believed to date back to prehistoric times and closely resembles the Asiatic wild horse seen in prehistoric cave paintings.

Its history in a rugged, mountainous area of extreme weather conditions means it is exceptionally sure-footed and hardy.

Origin: Norway.

Colour: yellow or mouse dun, with dorsal stripe, and silver and black mane and tail.

Height: between 13 and 14.2hh.

Conformation: Broad forehead and small ears, short neck, deep body, short strong legs, hard feet.

Character: docile, strong-willed but kind and willing.

Uses: riding and driving, farm, mountain pack horse, excellent child’s horse.

The Fjord Horse National Stud Book Association of Great Britain

Cilyblaidd Manor
Nr Lampeter
Carmarthenshire SA40 9QL

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