Skip to Content

Horse Breeds Quiz: 20 Trivia Questions With Answers

There a hundreds upon hundreds of horse breeds worldwide. From the tiny Falabella to the giant Shire horse, they come in all sorts of colors, shapes and sizes.

In this horse quiz, we’ve chosen unique horses that several people may know, but only 15% of people get 20 out of 20! Do you consider yourself an equine breeds expert? Let’s find out!

Challenge yourself now with our fun horse breeds quiz!

1. Which breed is this?

Akhal-Teke horse breed
Photo by Artur Baboev
Akhal-Teke
Arabian
Andalusian
Belgian Draft

Correct!

Wrong!

2. Which one is NOT an American horse breed?
Haflinger
Mustang
Paint
Appaloosa

Correct!

Wrong!

3. Which horse breed has true white (not grey) horses?
Camarillo White Horse
Lipizzan
Camargue Horse
Connemara

Correct!

Wrong!

4. Which horse breed is this?

Norwegian Fjord horse breed quiz
Norwegian Fjord
Przewalski’s Horse
Exmoor Pony
Haflinger

Correct!

Wrong!

5. A Warlander is a cross between which two horse breeds?
Friesian and Iberian
Quarter Horse and Arabian
Andalusian and Lusitano
Arabian and Thoroughbred

Correct!

Wrong!

6. Which horse breed is this?

Indian Marwari horse breed
Olesya Nakipova / Shutterstock.com
Marwari
Dutch Warmblood
Nez Perce
Thoroughbred

Correct!

Wrong!

7. Which country do Criollo horses originate from?
Argentina
Australia
Mexico
Italy

Correct!

Wrong!

8. Which horse breed is this?

Gypsy Vanner horse at a trot
Nicole Ciscato / Shutterstock.com
Gypsy Vanner
Connemara
Mustang
Haflinger

Correct!

Wrong!

9. What are Australia's wild horses called?
Brumby
Mustang
Sorraia
Banker Horse

Correct!

Wrong!

10. Which horse breed is this?

Purebred chestnut Arabian horse
arthorse / Shutterstock.com
Arabian
Thoroughbred
Oldenburg
Mustang

Correct!

Wrong!

11. Which horse breed is this?

Andalusian horse trotting
Olga_i / Shutterstock.com
Andalusian
Arabian
Morgan
Irish Sport Horse

Correct!

Wrong!

12. Which one is a draft horse breed?
Ardennais
Icelandic Horse
Barb Horse
Welsh Cob

Correct!

Wrong!

13. Which horse breed is this?

Przewalski's Horse wild horse breed
PhotocechCZ / Shutterstock.com
Przewalski's
Norwegian Fjord
Haflinger
Percheron

Correct!

Wrong!

14. Which horse breed is NOT used in flat racing?
Hanoverian
Thoroughbred
Quarter Horse
Arabian

Correct!

Wrong!

15. Which horse breed is this?

Large Clydesdale horse breed in a field
Dan Baillie / Shutterstock.com
Clydesdale
Percheron
Belgian Draft
Vladimir Heavy Draft

Correct!

Wrong!

16. Which horse breed is extinct?
Galloway Pony
Konic
Hackney
Przewalski's Horse

Correct!

Wrong!

17. Which horse breed is most suitable for show jumping?
Holsteiner
Arabian
Mustang
Standardbred

Correct!

Wrong!

18. Which horse breed is this?
Icelandic horse in the wild
Petr Sommer Photography
Icelandic Horse
Shetland
Exmoor
Pony of the Americas

Correct!

Wrong!

19. What are the two unique gaits of Icelandic horses?
Pace and tölt
Pace and gallop
Amble and rack
Running-walk and fox trot

Correct!

Wrong!

20. Which horse breed is this?
Paso Fino horse breed stallion portrait
horsemen / Shutterstock.com
Paso Fino
Morgan
Lipizzaner
Haflinger

Correct!

Wrong!

Share the quiz to show your results !

Subscribe to see your results

How Well Do You Know Your Horse Breeds?

I got %%score%% of %%total%% right

%%description%%

%%description%%

Loading...

Also, check out our other fun horse quizzes. Horse anatomy quiz, horse movies, equine general knowledge quiz, dressage quiz, and much!

Share your thoughts, or ask a question:
Comments 5

Comments

Deborah K KELLEY

Thursday 17th of June 2021

There were 2 ? that i could not answer because an add blocked them.

Yasmine

Thursday 8th of April 2021

10/10. Tare de tot. Caii sunt viata mea : )

Natalia Salansky

Friday 19th of February 2021

This really helped me and it was fun!

Isabella Horselover

Monday 21st of December 2020

Omg! I got 10 out of 10! I guess doing 1,000 school reports on horses came in handy! I did not expect to do so good!

Can't Stop Thinking About Horses

Monday 14th of December 2020

I got 9/10 because I accidentally pressed "Dutch Warmblood" instead of Andalusian. My Mistake!

Most Read Now