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American Paint Horse Breed

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American Paint Horse

Spanish explorers first brought painted or two toned horses to North America. The Spanish breeds, Barb, Andalusian, and Arabian Horses eventually formed the foundation for the wild mustang herds found throughout the American West. Native Americans prized

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The Paint Horse

Paint Horse aficionados profess: While the Paint Horse's colorful coat initially attracts their attention, the breed's easygoing temperament, sturdy conformation, versatility, and natural aptitude for the trail are what capture their hearts.