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Dutch warmblood


Bob Langrish

Synonym(s): Nederlandsche warmbloed


  • Warmblood.
  • Dutch warmblood   Dutch Warmblood  .
    General information
  • Also known as:
    • Nederlandsche warmbloed.
  • Origin in Holland.
  • Successful European competition horse.
  • The breed was perfected very quickly.
  • Athletic horse.
  • Good conformation and action.
  • Good temperament.
  • Very good health.
  • Willing and reliable.
  • Intelligent.
  • Gelderlander -> Groningen -> Thoroughbred   Thoroughbred  -> Oldenburg   Oldenburg  ->Trakehner   Trakehner  -> Hanoverian   Hanoverian  .
    Principal uses
  • Riding.
  • Jumping.
  • Dressage.
  • Sport.
  • 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.


  • Koninklijke Vereniging Warmbloed, Paarden-Stamboek Nederland (KWPN), Postbus 382, 3700 AJ Zeist, Netherlands.
  • British Horse Society, British Equestrian Center, Stoneleigh, Kenilworth, Warwickshire CV8 2LR, UK.

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