Like the Morgan Horse, American Quarter Horse, American Standardbred and others, the Appaloosa is a breed developed in the United States.
Image: Darrel Dodds - Image provided by Appaloosa Horse Club
The Appaloosa horse was first bred by the Nez Perce Indians, and after being almost lost to history, has become the third largest light horse registry in the world. There is no question of the Appaloosa's appeal, with several eye-catching coat patterns, versatile athleticism and tractable disposition. Learn more about the Appaloosa
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