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Taishu Horse

Country of Origin: Japan

Taishuh Horse


The Taishuh or Taishu horse comes from the Tsu (or Tsushima) Islands in western Japan and they are an ancient breed thought to date back to the 8th century. Although they are old, they are very rare and have been a protected breed since 1979.


Average height 12.2 – 14.2 hands


Head is large and held horizontally
Legs are sturdy
Hooves are hard

Traditional Colors

All common colors


Gentle & willing


Riding horse
Light draft
Pack animal

Taishu Horse Products

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Country of Origin: Japan | Colors:
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