Our horses in the snow – three tinker horses (Gypsy Vanner horse – “Tinker Horse”, is a breed of horse which is usually of Tobiano coloring and has many draft horse characteristics. There is no exact known history of the Gypsy Cob. It is believed that the Gypsy Cobs are descended from a combination of Shires, Clydesdales, Friesians, and Dales Ponies with their origins in the United Kingdom and Ireland) and one knabstrup (the Knabstrupper is one of the oldest breed registries in Europe)