Appaloosas have distinctive coloured stripes on their hoofs.
Appaloosas have distinctive coloured stripes on their hoofs. They also have human-like eyes with white around the iris. Appaloosas have a knack for learning tricks. For example, they can be trained to open gates with their muzzles or to fetch objects on command.
Appaloosas’ coats change colour over the course of time.
- Scientific name: Equus ferus caballus
- Global home: Worldwide
- Conservation status: Least concern