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Monday, 26 September 2016

Few Facts about Horse

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  • Horses have around 205 bones in their skeleton.
  • Horses have bigger eyes than any other mammal that live on land.
  • A male horse is called a stallion and a female horse is called a mare.
  • A young male horse is called a colt and a young female horse is called a filly.
  • Horse is one of the 12 animals of Chinese Zodiac.
  • When a male Horse and a female Donkey are crossed ,they give birth to a 'Hinny'. Hinnys are sterile.
  • Age of a Horse can be estimated through its teeth.
  • Horses were domesticated by humans for more than 5000 years.
  • Horses can sleep while standing.
  • A group of Horses is called as a 'Team'.