Civil War monument dedicated to all the horses lost -- Fort Riley, Kansas {You always think about the soldiers, nice to see the horses recognized, too}

Horses in the Civil War

“There is Some indescribable communion Between a man and horse Who’ve shared the roughest roads, The longest hours, The hardest battles; A singleness of spirit, faith unflagging.

A Korean War hero, the mare Sgt. Reckless learned to step over wire and get down during incoming fire.

A Korean War hero, the mare Sgt. Reckless learned to step over wire and get down during incoming fire. A true USMC War Horse!

Heroes: Churchill was incensed at the treatment of tens of thousands of Britain's war horses in 1919

Churchill's mission to rescue the war horses and how he made officials bring tens of thousands home

theoddmentemporium: Real War Horse - equipped to carry a Vickers machine-gun.

What certain markings meant for Native American war horses... (there are no tribes listed, so I have no idea which specific ones used these markings)

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What certain markings meant for Native American war horses. (there are no tribes listed, so I have no idea which specific ones used these markings) could be a fun class lesson

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NATIVE AMERICAN WAR PONY: in the Native American tradition, a Warrior and his Horse were inseparable; in battle they fought together as one. Each in tune with the other’s spirit, they shared the Heart of a Warrior.

War Horses who served our Country on both sides of the war and every other time in our Nation's history. <3 God bless them all.

Memorial Day Thank You to Military and Tribute To War Horses

War Horses who served our Country on both sides of the war and every other time in our Nation's history. God bless them all. - Visit to grab an amazing super hero shirt now on sale!

War Horses. Highly trained, and against all their instincts these horses will lay still during a battle. An example of incredible trust and bond between man and animal.

Horses are very intelligent! War Horses highly trained and against all their instincts these horses will lay still during a battle. This is an example of an incredible trust and bond between Man and animal.

Indian War Horse   The Indian war horse was highly regarded by its American Indian owner, who often honored and protected his war horse by painting tribal symbols upon the animal's body.  While the symbols used and their meanings varied from tribe to tribe, there were some common symbols that were widely used on the Indian war horse. In this article, you will find explanations of some symbols which Indians used to decorate their war horses.

Indian War Horse The Indian war horse was highly regarded by its American Indian…

The destrier, or war horse

The FRIESIAN horse dates back 3000 years though the horse we know today was developed in the twelfth century in northern Europe. Friesians were ridden by the Teutonic Knights and used as war horses for the crusades.

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