Today we are learning fun facts about horses for kids! Our printable horse fun facts sheets are so much fun and educational. Kids of all ages will have a great time learning interesting facts about horses especially those that love these friendly animals + learning fun facts. Use these random facts about horses at home or in the classroom.
Free printable horse facts for Kids
Horses are elegant and friendly animals; from wild horses to baby horses and domestic horses, we can all agree horses are one of the best companions for families across the world. Click the green button to download and print the horse fun fact sheets now:
In order to celebrate horses, their beautiful mane, long tail, and elegant trotting, we put together two facts pages with facts about horses that you may not know about. These fun facts sheets are a great activity for little kids as well as older kids that enjoy coloring activities.
Fun Horse Facts To Share With Your Friends
- Horses have been domesticated for more than 5,000 years.
- There are only one species of domestic horse, but around 400 different horse breeds.
- Horses usually gallop at around 27mph, but the fastest recorded speed was 55mph.
- Horses can sleep standing up thanks to their system of tendons and ligaments.
- Horses have around 36-40 teeth, and their teeth take up more space in their heads than their brains.
- Horses produce approximately 10 gallons of saliva a day.
- Horses can live for more than 30 years.
- Horses need friends to be happy, both in the wild and domestic horses prefer to live in small herds.
- There are almost 60 million horses in the world.
- The world’s smallest horse breed is the Falabella, a miniature horse, with a height ranging between 25-34 inches.
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This horse facts sheet set is sized for standard letter printer paper dimensions – 8.5 x 11 inches.
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What was your favorite horse fact?