Did you know?
- The oldest horse in history lived to be 62. His name was Billy and he lived in 1760. (The average life span of a horse is 20-25 years).
- A newborn foal’s legs are already 80-90% of full grown length.
- Only one hour after birth, a foal is already able to stand.
- There are approximately 175 bones in a horse’s body.
- Horse hooves grow at approximately 1cm per month.
- Mares are more likely to give birth at night.
- Horses enjoy classical music.
- Horses cannot vomit.