Am glad to share with you the little I know about horses and I really hope you would like it too. Let me give honor to who deserves it which includes the admin and moderators of this community (@belenguerra, @bright-obias, and @badsha1), much thanks to you all for your tirless effort to make this community a better one, I really appreciate your efforts.
Horses turn out to be really loving creatures and they really are a great sight to behold. And the fact that amazes me most about horses 🐎 is that Horses use their ears, eyes and nostrils to express their mood. They also communicate their feelings through facial expressions
Here is a rundown of some amazing facts about horses you should know
- Horses have near 360 degree vision. They do however have blind spots directly in front and behind them.
- It is extremely dangerous to stand behind a horse as they are liable to kick out if they get scared by anything as kicking out is their way of defending themselves.
- Horses can run probably a day after birth.
- Horses have lifespan is estimated to be between 24-25 years.
- Male horse is called a stallion.
- Female horse is called a mare.
- Young male horse is called a colt.
- Young female horse is called a filly.
- Horses can sleep in two different positions both standing and lying down
- Horses have a total of 205 bones.
- Horses are green grass eaters (they don't feed on flesh).
- Based on the position of there eyes they can around 360° at one glance.
- Horses gallop for long.
- Based on research it is estimated that there are over 60,000,000(sixty million) horses around the world.
- They are recognised as having the capacity to solve advanced cognitive challenges involving categorisation learning and a degree of concept formation.