Tennessee Walking Horse

The Tennessee Walking Horse originated during the 19th century in Tennessee.

As people settled in the Tennessee area they needed a stylish horse suitable for use on the land, in harness, for riding, suitable for all members of the family.

Origin: United States.

Colour: mostly chestnut and black.

Height: between 15 and 16hh.

Conformation: a largish head with a straight profile, a muscular and arched neck, pronounced withers, a broad chest, sloping shoulders, a short back, and a muscular flat croup.

Character: gentle, naturally sociable, quiet nature.

Uses: n/a.

Tennessee Walking Horse Breeders & Exhibitors Association

Tel: (931) 359-1574
P.O. Box 286 or 250 N. Ellington Pkwy., Lewisburg,
TN 37091