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Bavarian Warmblood Horse

Country of Origin: Germany

Bavarian Warmblood


Like many Warmblood breeds, the Bavarian Warmblood is relatively new & their bloodlines were originated in southern Germany in the hopes of creating a superior sport horse.


This breed was developed in the 1960’s & breeding was based on the ancient Bavarian Rottal horse which is nearly extinct. The foundation includes blood of Hanovarian, Trakehner, Thoroughbred, Cleveland Bay, Norman & Oldenburg bloodlines.

The studbook for this breed includes animals of various warmblood breeds, animals are registered based on ability & temperament.


Average height 16 – 17 hands
Registered animals carry the “B” brand on their left thigh


Similar to most German warmbloods in confirmation

Traditional Colors

All solid colors
Animals affected by white patterns are not allowed


Similar to most German warmbloods in movement & athletic ability.

Bavarian Warmblood

Image from Sport Horse GB


Sport horse
Competition horse
Eventing horse

Bavarian Warmblood Products

Helpful Links

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Bavarian Warmblood Registry


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Country of Origin: Germany | Colors:
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