Classification
Kingdom - Animalia
Phylum - Chordata
Class - Mammalia
Order - Perissodactyla
Family - Equidae
Genus - Equus

Horses

Ratings

Horses evolved over 50 million years from small many toed animals to the big beautiful, single-toed horses of today.
Scientific Info
Scientific Name - Equus Caballus
Type - Mammal
Diet - Herbivore
Size - 142-163cm (56-64in)
Weight - 380-550kg (840-1,200lbs)
Top Speed - 64km/h (40mph)
Life Span - 25-30 years
Lifestyle - Herd
Conservation Status - Threatened
Appearance
Colour - Brown, White, Black
Skin Type - Hair
Favourite Food - Grass
Habitat - Small forests and grassland
Average Clutch Size - 1
Main Prey - Grass, Fruit, Leaves
Predators - Human, Wolf, Bears
Distinctive Features - Long, thin legs and long mane and tail

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