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Morab (Arabian x Morgan Horse Cross)

Morab (Arabian x Morgan Horse Cross)

Breed group: Crossbred horses

History

Details: The Morab is a relatively new breed of horse which was created by cross-breeding purebred Arabian and Morgan horses. The cross-breeding of Arabians and Morgans was first done in the 1850’s, with the goal of creating a carriage horse that was still hardy and strong enough for moderate farm labor. Golddust, a famous stallion, was bred in 1855 and was the first recorded Morgan / Arabian in the Morgan Registry. Golddust was
Reviews
Owners say:
Wonderful:
gentle nature, trail rides, lovely gait, Western Pleasure, Morab Endurance
Challenging:
intestinal issues, potentially highstrung Arabian, naughty yearling
Interesting:
cross training, saddle seat, sensible Morgan, nice thick legs, excellent stamina
Overall review
  • Currently 100
4.7(5)
CoverLove
A morab is a morgan-arabian cross, which, in a lot of...
Review by: CoverLove (64) updated April 22, 2014 09:07
  • Currently 100
3.25
1 photo
Robin Nelson-Shellenbarger
Morabs are a mix of morgan and arabian horse. They ca...
Review by: Robin Nelson-Shellenbarger (38) November 15, 2013 15:22
  • Currently 100
5.00
Heartsong2013
I love the cross between the Arab and the Morgan. Bot...
Review by: Heartsong2013 (97) March 13, 2013 20:48
  • Currently 100
5.00
1 photo
VAMorabs
Marcus was such a sweet horse. He was so easy to han...
Review by: VAMorabs (2) September 15, 2009 19:46
  • Currently 100
5.00
1 comment
1 photo
VAMorabs
Bailey caught my attention the first time I laid eyes...
Review by: VAMorabs (2) September 15, 2009 19:12
  • Currently 100
5.00
1 photo

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