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Old April 25th, 2019 #14
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Talking American horse

Originally Posted by ColdFire View Post
. . does anybody (maybe of the resident Americans ) here know what type of horse was the most popular / desired in the 'Old West' ?
I grew up around horses, and still ride occasionally.

To answer your question, warmbloods like the american quarter horse were the most common saddle horses in the 'Old West', the Palomino coat color most desired.

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