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Chickasaw Horse

Country of Origin: USA



An early descendant of Spanish horses brought to the Americas in the 16th century. They were given their name because they were brought north from Florida by the Chickasaw Indians.


Colonists in Virginia, & the Carolinas became interested in these animals which were known for great speed over short distances. Interestingly enough, this animal is one of the foundations of the early Quarter Horse.


Average height 14 hands


Head & ears are short with unusual width between the eyes
Neck is short & stocky
Back is short
Chest is wide

Traditional Colors

Black | Chestnut | Grey | Bay | Roan | Sorrel | Palomino


Intelligent & hardy


Riding horse
Race horse
Cow horse

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Chickasaw Horse

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