About The Breed:
Known for their unique coat patterns and wide variety of colors, including solid colors. “Appaloosa” comes from the phrase “A Palouse Horse” referring to the origin of the breed. In the 1700’s and 1800’s the Nez Perce Tribe bred their horses for their strength, intelligence, and beauty. They were one of the first tribes to use selective breeding techniques .
Average height 14.0-16.0hh. The breed is extremely versatile. They are used for: Racing, Working Cattle, Dressage, Jumping, Western Pleasure, Endurance Riding and as Family horses. The Appaloosa Horse Club is one of the top international equine breed registries.