Answers to Fun Facts


Answer to Fun Fact from the January 2018 NewsFlash.

14.2 hands (14 x 4″ + 2 inches) or 58 inches measured at the withers.


Answer to Fun Fact from the February 2018 NewsFlash.

The frog acts like a shock absorber and also helps pump blood back up the leg.


Answer to Fun Fact from the March 2018 NewsFlash.

They use your shoulder as a chin rest.


Answer to Fun Fact from the April 2018 NewsFlash.

He is looking in 2 different directions at the same time. That’s why his eyes are on the side of his head.


Answer to Fun Fact from the May 2018 NewsFlash.

Facing backwards.


Answer to Fun Fact from the June 2018 NewsFlash.

Danger! 


Answer to Fun Fact from the July 2018 NewsFlash.

Gallop and Extended Trot.


Answer to Fun Fact from the August 2018 NewsFlash.

Yes. Zebra and horse cross is a Zebrod.  Zebra and donkey cross is a Zonkey.


Answer to Fun Fact from the September 2018 NewsFlash.

Pinch the skin then release.  Your horse is dehydrated if it takes longer than 3 seconds for the skin to return to normal.


Answer to Fun Fact from the October 2018 NewsFlash.

Ragweed.