All joints at their limits ©
 
HomeFAQMemberlistUsergroupsRegisterLog in

Share | 
 

 The Anglo-Arabian

View previous topic View next topic Go down 
AuthorMessage
tung_chick88
Psychopath
Psychopath


Posts : 70
Join date : 2011-01-07

PostSubject: The Anglo-Arabian    Wed Jan 12, 2011 7:58 am

The Anglo-Arabian horse is a Thoroughbred (prefix Anglo) crossed with an Arabian horse. The cross can be made between a Thoroughbred stallion and Arabian mare, or vice-versa. It can also be a cross between a Thoroughbred and an Anglo-Arab, an Arabian and an Anglo-Arab, or between two Anglo-Arabians. No matter what the cross, the Anglo-Arabian must have at least 12.5% percent Arabian blood to be considered an Anglo-Arabian.

France is one of the greatest producers of Anglo-Arabians. The French Anglo-Arabian has traced back to two stallions: Massoud (an Arabian), and Aslam (a Turkish horse). Imported from Syria, they were crossed with three imported English Thoroughbreds: Comus Mare, Daer, and Selim Mare. Their three daughters, Clovis, Danae, and Delphine became the foundation stock of France's breeding program. The Pompadour National Anglo Arab Stud, part of the French National Stud, is at Château de Pompadour in Arnac-Pompadour, Corrèze. It also has influenced France's main sport horse breed: the Selle Francais.

notebook sleeves
best wood stoves
Back to top Go down
View user profile
 
The Anglo-Arabian
View previous topic View next topic Back to top 
Page 1 of 1
 Similar topics
-
» The Arabian Nights
» ~Schleich Arabian Knights~
» New for 2013 : Arabian horse , a chestnut and a black :-)
» Jasminum sambac, Arabian jasmine
» Egyptian & Arabian ( Fantasy) Miniatures?

Permissions in this forum:You cannot reply to topics in this forum
Darkanimz :: News :: Introduction-
Jump to: