The insignia of two horses’ heads is branded onto Hanoverian foals’ hindquarters.
The insignia of two horses’ heads is branded onto Hanoverian foals’ hindquarters, though only if both parents are registered in the studbook. Hanoverians are attentive, even-tempered horses who are keen learners and are especially suited to jumping and dressage.
A Hanoverian foal was sold for an impressive 120,000 euros at the Verden Horse Auction in 2008.
- Scientific name: Equus ferus caballus
- Global home: Worldwide
- Conservation status: Least concern
- Primary habitat: Grassland, Savanna