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33 Cards in this Set

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3) Pastern
4) Fetlock
5) Cannon
6) Hock
7) Gaskin
8) Stifle
Identify #3-8
28) point of shoulder
29) shoulder
30) chest
31) forearm
32) elbow
33) knee
Identify #28-33
18) poll
19) forehead
20) eye
23) muzzle
24) nostril
25) chin
26) cheek
Identify #18-20, 23-26
21) point of buttock
24) loin
25) withers
26) crest
28) barrel
31) croup
Identify #21, 24-26, 28, 31
Identify #12, 14, 16,
12) hip
14) back
16) neck
12) hip
14) back
16) neck
Identify #12, 14, 16,
1) top line
2) quarters
1) Identify the part that is made up of #24 and the back
2) Identify #30
What is the height and weight of a light horse?
14.2-17 hands high & 900-1400 lbs
What is the height and weight of a draft horse?
14.2-17.2 hands high & > 1400 lbs
What is the height and weight of a pony?
<14.2 hands & 500-900 lbs
How many inches is a hand?
4
How long is the equine estrous cycle?
21 days
How long is the equine estrus cycle?
7 days
What is the gestation period of horses?
335 days
At what age do horses reach puberty?
5-8 months
Lethal White Disease can be caused from the crossing of which type of horses?
two Overos
What is the average lifespan of a horse?
25+ years
What occurs with equine teeth in the first year?
center incisors come in and move laterally
By what age do horses lose their central baby teeth?
2.5 years
What occurs with equine teeth in the 4th year?
intermediate incisors are replaced
What occurs with equine teeth in the 5 year?
lateral incisors are replaced and horse has a full mouth
When does Galvayne's Groove appear at the gum line?
at 10 years
What occurs with Galvayne's Groove at:
1) 15 years
2) 20 years
3) 25 years
4) 30 years
1) descends 1/2 way
2) extends length of tooth
3) ascends 1/2 way
4) at gum line
1) bulbs of the heel
3) sole
4) bars
6) frog
7) white line
8) hoof wall
Identify #1, 3, 4, 6-8
A) ideal position
B) toes out
C) pigeon-toed
D) knock-kneed
E) base narrow
F) bow-legged
Identify A-F
A) ideal position
D) calf-kneed
E) buck-kneed
F) camped out
Identify A, D-F
A) ideal position
C) cow-hocked
E) stands close
F) stands wide
Identify A, C, E, F
B) ideal position
C) sickle hocked
D) post legged
Identify B-D
normal
identify walking pattern
Which walking pattern will a "base-wide" horse exhibit?
winging
Which walking pattern will a "base-narrow" horse exhibit?
paddling
Which walking pattern will a "pigeon-toed" horse exhibit?
paddling
Which walking pattern will a splayed foot horse exhibit?
winging