The Andalusian is a pure Spanish horse that originated in the Iberian Peninsula.has been recognized as an individual breed since the 15th century, and its conformation has changed very little over the centuries.
Strongly built, and compact yet elegant, Andalusians have long, thick manes and tails. Their most common coat color is gray, although they can be found in many other colors. They are known for their intelligence, sensitivity and docility. The horses were originally used for classical dressage, driving, bullfighting, and as stock horses. Modern Andalusians are used for many equestrian activities, including dressage, show jumping and driving. The breed is also used extensively in movies, especially historical pictures and fantasy epics.
In fact, Andalusians are the ancestors of the Lipizzaner or Lipizzan horse breed, known the world over for its prowess in classical dressage. They were also used in bullfighting and as stock horses.
Known for their beautiful arched neck and convex profile, common coat colors for the pure Spanish horse include grey or bay, but spotted colors can also be seen. 80% of Andalusians in the United States are grey.
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Majestic dark bay Andalusian with a snip. Andalusians can grow very thick manes and tails.
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One of the most famous of the baroque-type horses the Andalusian. Once bred for war they now excel in such disciplines as dressage and working equitation.
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