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Megezh Horse

Country of Origin: Russia



The Megezh is the largest type found within the Yakut breed and they are bred in the southwestern part of Yakutia in the Leninsk region.


Originating late in the 19th century this breed arose from a need for stronger animals for gold mining purposes. These animals were tough and possessed great endurance coming from crosses of the Yakut and the Kuznet breeds.


Average height 14 – 15.1 hands

Traditional Colors

chestnut | grey | bay | dun | roan


Meat production
Milk production

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