Gallery description : horsepictures

Horses are mammals that lead a herd life. Scientific name of the horse is equus caballus. It comes from the genus of the mammal - equus. Fasted recorded speed of a horse is 64km/h (40mph). The mammals usually live for 25-30 years. Horses weight about 380-550kg (840-1,200lbs). These mammals grow 142-163cm (56-64in).

Facts about horses
NameHorse
Scientific NameEquus caballus
Conservation StatusThreatened
TypeMammal
KingdomAnimalia
Weight380-550kg (840-1,200lbs)
FamilyEquidae
Main PreyGrass, fruit, leaves
OrderPerissodactyla
PredatorsHuman, wolf, bears
Average Litter Size1
ClassMammalia
Top Speed64km/h (40mph)
Size142-163cm (56-64in)
ColourBrown, white, black
Skin TypeHair
LifestyleHerd
Life Span25-30 years
DietHerbivore
HabitatSmall forests and grassland
GenusEquus
PhylumChordata
Image Details
Description Horsepictures. Have a look at this amazing horse running through the water with the ...
Width 1520 pixels
Heigh 900 pixels
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