Horses and pony quiz!

How much do you know about horses and ponies? This tests you on your knowledge on the sweet animals themselves, along with caring for them and horseriding stars!
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1
Horses and ponies are measured (commonly) in what measurment?
  • Centimetres (cm)
  • Hands high (hh)
  • Oranges =)
  • Metres (m)
  • Millimetres (mm)
  • 2
    Order these gaits slowest to fastest
    • Trot
    • Walk
    • Canter
    • Gallop

    Use your mouse to drag and drop the answers above into the correct order

    3
    Dressage consists of you jumping a series of fences
  • True
  • False
  • 4
    A pony is _____ and under hands high?
  • 14.5hh
  • 14.9hh
  • 13.2hh
  • 16.1hh
  • 14.2hh
  • 15.9hh
  • 16.3hh
  • 16.9hh
  • 5
    What brush should you never use on your/a horse?
  • Body brush
  • Fitch curry comb
  • Curry comb
  • Dandy brush
  • Mane brush
  • 6
    Arabians can somtimes appear to be floating
  • True
  • False
  • 7
    A change from walk to trot or trot to canter (and so on) is called a transitoine?
  • True
  • False
  • 8
    Always whip before you kick
  • Yes
  • No
  • 9
    Another word for a whip?
  • Monkey
  • Trot
  • Crop
  • Groom
  • Hitter
  • 10
    Are horses colour blind?
  • Yes
  • No
  • 11
    Another word for horse family?
  • Evolution
  • Zebra
  • Pony
  • Pooper scooper
  • Equuing
  • Equidae
  • 12
    PONY is a magazine about horses and ponies
  • True
  • False
  • 13
    Which of these is NOT a marking?
  • Star
  • Moon
  • Stocking
  • Sock
  • Blaze
  • Stripe
  • 14
    What is the 'fetlock' wrongly called?
  • Brains
  • Ball of foot
  • Toes
  • Ankle
  • Heart
  • Structure of foot
  • 15
    Someone who fits horse shoes is named a hoofer?
  • True
  • False
  • 16
    One of these plants is poisenous to horses-which one?
  • Ragwort
  • Grass
  • Hay
  • Daisies
  • 17
    What is laminitis?
  • Allergic reaction to bites
  • Flu
  • Inflammation of sensitive layers of tissue inside the hoof
  • The oesogaphus is blocked by food or other object
  • Infectious viral disease
  • bacteria penetrates chapped, damaged or softened skin on the horse's back, causing scabs, and thrive
  • Pain in the abdomen of the horse
  • 18
    Which of the following people did NOT win the badminton trials 2001-2011?
  • Pippa Funnel
  • Nicolas Touzaint
  • Mark Todd
  • William Fox-Pitt
  • Oliver Townend
  • Mary King
  • Lucinda Fredericks
  • Andrew Hoy
  • 19
    1 hand= how many inches?
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
  • 6
  • 7
  • 8
  • 20
    What is the smallest breed of horse?
  • Australian warmbood
  • Shetland
  • Falebella of Argentina
  • Alti horse
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