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Crioulo Horse

Country of Origin: Brazil

Crioulo Horse

Image from Kersti_Nebelsiek


The Crioulo is a variety of the Latin American creole breed, and like their cousins throughout the area are a cross between African & European breeds. This particular strain is found in southern Brazil, near the border of Uruguay.


Average height 13.3 – 15 hands


Head is short & angular with a convex or straight profile
Neck is wide, strong & well attached
Back is short, straight & strong
Mane & tail are abundant
Legs are solid & well-structured
Hooves are black and tough

Traditional Colors

All colors


Calm yet alert


Saddle horse
Endurance horse
Ranch mount


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Country of Origin: Brazil | Colors:
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