Tersk Horse

This attractive Russian horse originates from the northern Caucasus and was based on Strelets horses, produced by crossing Arabs with quality Orlovs and Anglo-Arabs.

It is a modern breed, very similar in appearance to the Arab but taller.

Origin: Northern Caucasus.

Colour: usually light grey or white.

Height: 15 hands.

Conformation: fine head, large kind eye, medium length neck set high on well-sloped shoulders, deep chest, side back, fine legs, fine mane and tail.

Character: intelligent, kind, energetic.

Uses: riding, and circus.