Fun Facts To Know About A Horse

Fun Facts About Horses

  • Horses heart weighs around 10 lbs
  • After being born, it only takes a foal about 1-2 hours to stand up and walk
  • In most cases, the foal is born at night, away from danger and prying eyes
  • A horse has two blind spots; one is located directly in front of them while the other is located directly behind
  • When first born, foals cannot eat grass because their legs are too long to reach the ground.
  • Horses can’t vomit
  • A horses brain is the size of a potato
  • A horse seesĀ  different images from each eye
  • The oldest recorded horse was 62 years old
  • Horses only sleep 3-4 hrs in a 24 hr period.
  • Horses can’t breath through their mouths
  • Horses hooves grow approximately 0.25 in a month, and takes nearly a year to grow from the coronet band to the ground
  • Horse sleep longer in the summer then in the winter
  • A horse has approximately 205 Bones

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