Palomino is a horse colour not a breed. Palomino horses possess a golden coat colour, dark skin and eyes, and a white main and tail.
The Palomino did not originate in the United States, yet the United States is were the registry associations for the palomino originated.
The exact origin of the golden colour is unknown, it is believed to be a descendant of Arabian colour patterns.
Colour: varying shades of golden with cream or almost white mane and tail.
Height: between 14 and 17hh.
Conformation: depends on the breed.
Character: horse vary according to breeding.
Uses: ranching, racing, rodeos, pleasure and trail.