Many people prefer cross breeds, horses with parents from two different breeds. A top event trainer in Germany believes the best horse for eventing is ¾ Thoroughbred and ¼ Warmblood. What do they mean by this? What happens if you breed an Arabian to a Quarter Horse? Half of the foal’s genetic material will be Arabian and half will be Quarter Horse. The foal would be described as a ‘half Arab’ or ‘half Quarter Horse’—and that’s just the beginning!
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