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Horses Interesting things about horses
This power point will give you a general idea about horseriding and general information about horses.
Top 3 breeds that are popular/expensive. • • • The Thoroughbreds are considered "hot-blooded" horses that are known for their agility, speed and spirit. The value of a Thoroughbred may be priced on the performance it has. Eg The highest price paid at auction for a Thoroughbred was set in 2015 Was Fusaichi Pegasus worth $70 million Arabian Horse – It is the most expensive horse in the business sector. The shade of the horse is dark and they have an extremely staggering look. These horses are extremely one of a kind for its high tail carriage and head shape which makes it an exceptionally extraordinary breed in the world of the horses. Arabian horse still sells in the € 5, 000 range. The Irish Draught horse they are especially popular for crossing with Thoroughbreds and warmbloods producing the popular Irish Sport Horses (also called Irish Draught Sport Horses) which excel at the highest levels of eventing and show jumping. The most expensive one sold was Palloubet d’Halong: € 15 million
Is horse riding expensive? • • • it can be VERY expensive depending on what you do and where you live. if you lease, you could pay anywhere from € 200 -€ 1000 a month. if you buy, you could spend anywhere from € 500 -€ 1, 000 just for the horse. there's also boarding fees and vet bills and farrier bills and food you have to pay for monthly. then there's lesson costs. lessons can be anywhere from € 20 -€ 100 and hour, depending on where you live and what style of riding you do. then there's tack and riding clothes you have to buy. i've spent well over € 2, 000 for all my riding stuff. To enter a competition it costs from € 20 to maybe € 800 depending if you are amateur competitor or professional competitor.
Questions how much did the famous horse Fusaichi Pegasus sell for in 2015? $70 million How much does it cost to enter a competiton? from € 20 to maybe € 800 What is the most expensive horse? Arabian Horse What are thoroughbreds considered to be? Hot Headed