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Australian Stock Horse


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  • Warmblood.
  • Australian Stock Horse   Australian Stock Horse  .
    General information
  • Known as the Waler until 1971.
  • 1971 saw the formation of the Australian Stock Horse Society.
  • Bred to work long hours in a hot climate.
  • Hardy.
  • Agile.
  • Reliable and willing.
  • Versatile.
  • Arab   Arab  -> Spanish -> Thoroughbred   Thoroughbred  .
    Principal uses
  • Herding cattle.
  • Riding.
  • Competition.
  • Registered.

Biologic Data

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Further Reading


Refereed papers

Other sources of information

  • Hendricks B L (1995) International Encyclopedia of Horse Breeds. University of Oklahoma Press. ISBN 8-8061-2753-8.
  • Ball C (1994) Horse and Pony Breeds. Quintet Publishing Ltd. ISBN 1-85076-500-6.
  • Hartley Edwards E (1994) The Encyclopedia of the Horse. Dorling Kindersley. ISBN 1-7513-011-59.


  • Australian Stock Horse Society Ltd, PO Box 288, NSW 2337, Australia.
  • The Waler Horse Society of Australia, 'Taree', Harrisons Road, Dromana, Victoria 3936, Australia.
  • British Horse Society, British Equestrian Center, Stoneleigh, Kenilworth, Warwickshire CV8 2LR, UK.

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