These Are The World Oldest Horse Species

Przewalski's Horse

Przewalski's Horse, also known as the Takhi or Mongolian Wild Horse, is considered the last truly wild horse species. 

Arabian Horse

The Arabian Horse is one of the oldest and most recognizable horse breeds in the world. Originating in the Arabian Peninsula

Caspian Horse

The Caspian Horse is a small, ancient breed that traces its origins back to Iran around 3,000 BCE. Thought to be one of the oldest horse breeds still in existence

Icelandic Horse

The Icelandic Horse is a breed that has remained relatively unchanged since it was first brought to Iceland by Norse settlers over a thousand years ago. 


The Akhal-Teke is an ancient breed from Turkmenistan, renowned for its endurance and metallic coat sheen. Often referred to as the "golden horse,"

Fjord Horse

The Fjord Horse, originating from Norway, is one of the oldest and purest horse breeds in the world. Known for their distinctive appearance, with a dun color

Exmoor Pony

The Exmoor Pony is one of the oldest native breeds in the British Isles, with roots tracing back to prehistoric times. 

Andalusian Horse

The Andalusian Horse, also known as the Pure Spanish Horse, has a history that dates back to the Middle Ages in the Iberian Peninsula.