Horse Anatomy

Knowing about horse anatomy is a good idea when you work around horses or when you just want to learn everything there is to know about horses!

It's always helpful to the vet when you can explain, using the proper terminology, the symptoms of a sick or hurt horse. If you are taking a riding lesson, your instructor can communicate better with you if you are familiar with horse anatomy.

A good horse-person is known for their knowledge. Let's start studying!




Let's start by learning the parts of the horse. Here is a diagrammed picture of a pretty Palomino Horse.

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