Top 10 Interesting Haflinger Horse Facts

1 – The actual origin of the Haflinger horse is unknown
2 – All Haflinger horses can be traced to one foundation stallion
3 – The name for the breed comes from an Italian village
4 – World War II almost destroyed the Haflinger breed
5 – Because of the wartime confiscations, there are three unique types of Haflingers
6 – All stallions are either owned or authorized by the Austrian government
7 – Haflingers like to have a lot of exercise
8 – Haflingers are remarkably healthy horses.
9 – Even when horse population levels were going down, Haflinger numbers went up
10 – A Haflinger horse was the first to be cloned

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