Type
Crossword
Description

What can you tell by looking at your horse's teeth? Age
What is the fastest gait (speed) of the horse Gallop
The person who trims the horse's hooves (also called blacksmith) Farrier
The piece of equipment the horse wears on it's head when being ridden Bridle
The two-beat gait Trot
What is the long hair that grows on your horse's neck called? Mane
A large, white spot on your horse's forehead Star
What do you put your feet in while you are riding? Stirrups
When you're trotting, what is it called when you stand up and down? Posting
The mane for a baby horse Foal
An orange coloured horse. Also the word for the scabby bump on the inside of a horse's leg Chestnut
How many inches are there in one hand? Four
What do you yell when you enter the arena? Door
An equine that is under 14.2 hands tall Pony

Horse Terms Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

Barrel
Bars
Bit
Blanket
Bridle
Brow band
Brush
Cannon
Canter
Cantle
Chance
Cheddar
Cheek
Chestnut
Colt
Croup
D ring
Donkey
Equine
Farrier
Fender
Fetlock
Filly
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Forearm
Forelock
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Gaskin
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Girth
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Hoof
Horse
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Lead rope
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Mare
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Muzzle
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Rope
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Shoes
Shoulder
Skirt
Sole
Stallion
Stifle
Stirrup
Swell
Tack
Throat latch
Trailer
Trot
White line
Withers
Yearling

HORSES Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

baby horse foal
what horse wears when leading halter
horse foot hoof
boy baby horse colt
equine horse
baby girl horse filly
what horse wears on head when riding bridle
what you sit on when riding saddle
what you hold in your hands when riding reins
what you put your foot in stirrup
what goes in the horses mouth bit
what holds the saddle on girth
horse 14.2 hands or smaller pony
how you measure a horse hand

Equestrian Vocabulary Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

The smooth arc of the horse’s body, from poll to croup, over a jump: BASCULE
To trim the mane so short that the hairs stand up, done for appearance, ease of care or to keep the mane out of the way of the rider: ROACH
Used to describe an untrained horse or one that is just beginning its training; also used to describe an inexperienced rider: GREEN
At the halt, horse stands with straight legs and the four hooves are at each corner of an imaginary rectangle – that is without and feet forward or back: SQUARE
The traditional warning to be aware of an approaching horse: HEADS UP
A type of equine that should not measure higher than 14.2 hands when fully grown: PONY
What some horses do with their tails to indicate excitement and exhilaration, considered a “trait” of the Arabian, but any horse may do it under the right circumstances: FLAG
One of the main classifications of bits that work through leverage CURB
A horse in healthy condition, the word usually refers to an absence of lameness: SOUND
A horse striking itself on any part of one leg with the hoof of another leg: INTERFERENCE
To rise and sink back into the saddle in rhythm with the trot in order to make the gait more comfortable for the rider: POSTING
To lead another horse from horseback, excellent way to get two horses legged up at the same time if they are acceptable to it: PONY
Western term for a horse with a reddish, light brown body color and a mane and tail of the same color as the body: SORREL
When a horse suddenly startles at a real or imagined event or object, such as the rustling of tree branches: SPOOK
The left side of a horse: NEAR
The highest part of the back, where it meets the base of the neck and the point where a horse’s height is measured from the ground: WITHERS
Cushioning layer of material with which a stall is floor is covered for comfort and to absorb moisture: BEDDING
Term used to describe an excitable horse: HOT
The highest portion of a horse’s head, just behind its ears: POLL
Term used to describe animals that naturally exhibit the need for companionship & in the wild live in herds; the horse is an example of an animal with this natural behavior, happier in a group then alone: GREGARIOUS
Horse shown over fences and judged on its style, manners, way of going and elegant style over the fence: HUNTER
Term used when watching a sound horse trot, using all limbs equally and moving to the clean 2-beat tempo of the gait (or if a ASB 5-gaited horse, the 4-beat tempo of the slow-gait or rack): SQUARE
Horse that has been trained to be ridden and is generally quiet and complacent: BROKE
Post(s) that hold the cups in which the rails of a jump are rest (set): STANDARD
Elastic V-shaped portion of the sole of the foot located between the bars; absorbs concussion and provides traction: FROG
Call for a reverse of direction when working in an arena: CHANGE REIN

EQUESTRIAN Word Search

Type
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Description

APPLE
CARROT
CARRIDGE
CART
RACING
SHOES
GRASS
SHAVINGS
STRAW
HAY
TAIL
MANE
BOLT
BUCK
REAR
GALLOP
CANTER
TROT
WALK
PADDOCK
DRESSAGE
CROSSCOUNTRY
SHOWJUMPING
HOOVES
WESTERN
RUG
ARENA
MARTINGALE
NUMNUH
STIRRUPS
GURTH
SNAFFLE
FLASH
CHEEKPEICE
NOSEBAND
BROWBAND
BIT
PONY
HORSE
BREECHES
JODPHURS
HAT
BOOTS
BRIDLE
SADDLE

Horsing Around Bingo Cards

Type
Bingo Cards
Description

Saddle
Mane
Hoof
Girth
Withers
Blaze
Pony
Reins
Stirrups
Fjord
Haflinger
Paint
Palomino
Feathers
Barrel
Quarter Horse
Arab
Thoroughbred
Morgan
Percheron
Warmblood
Appaloosa
Bridle
Trot
Walk
Canter
Gallop
Halt
Horse Shoe
Farrier
Socks
Hay
Grain
Curry
Dressage
Lope
Mare
Gelding
Stallion
Confirmation
Yearling
Stall
Pasture
Longe
Chestnut
Colt
Filly
English
Western
Equine

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horses Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

stirrup
saddle
equitation
gait
tack
jennet
stallion
hinny
mare
jack
mule
color breed
hand
pony
horse
coachhorse
donkey
draft horse
light horse
equine

Horse Management Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

equine
coach horse
light horse
rack
pace
gait
trot
bit
blemish
unsoundness
hand
donkey
mule
color breed
saddle
stirrup
vice
horsemanship
hinny
Jack

Horse Sense Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

This breed originated in the desert areas of Middle East Arabian
The ridge between the shoulder bones of a horse Withers
Part of the Saddle that goes under the belly to hold the saddle on Girth
Material used for saddles and bridles Leather
An unaltered male horse Stallion
Headgear used to control the horse Bridle
a slow, natural, flat footed, four beat gait Walk
A two-beat gait in which the legs move in diagonal pairs Trot
A female foal up to 3 years old Filly
Part of the bridle inserted in the mouth of a horse Bit
Structure, form, and symmetrical arrangement of the parts of a horse Conformation
easy rhythmical three beat gait Canter
a fast, three beat gait Gallop
Used to measure a horse's height hands
removes snarls from mane and tail Comb
removes sweat and water scraper

Horse Riding Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

mane
bridle
stallion
mare
pony
cantle
pommel
saddle
stirrup
gallop
walk
canter
pace
Trot
Horse

Horses Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

Mare
Stallion
Filly
Foal
Buck
Rear
Horses are Awesome
Tack
Tail
Mane
Withers
Hoof
Woods
Hack
Connemara
Cob
Shire
Shetland
Palamino
Dressage
Cross - Country
Showjumping
Gallop
Trot
Walk
Canter
Bit
Pony
Horse
Numnah
Bridle
Saddle