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how many the horse actually weighs, looking at this graceful animal. Run of horses is so easy and graceful that it is difficult to comprehend as such heavy being can move so easy. Strong and powerful, horses differ from all in the world of fauna. Promptly jumping horse easily overcomes the most difficult obstacles in a way to the purpose.
Despite it, horse weight is calculated for a long time by scientists-ippologami who directly are engaged in studying of these beautiful animals. They defined that the average mass of a horse should not exceed certain limits and cannot be below a minimum. the least horses are a pony. Large individuals quite often become champions, win medals in the championships, are world leaders and are very appreciated among professionals and fans.
Scientists, as a rule, mark out 3 weight categories into which the majority of horses and separately each horse fits. These are easy, medium-weight and heavy individuals. The average weight of a horse of each category changes not in tens, but in hundreds of kilograms, and varies in the following limits: up to 400 kg of live weight, from 400 to 600 kg and over 600 kg.
Krom of weight in many respects depend on it is important
To it breeders of horses seek – to amaze inhabitants by means of the wards. It occurs involuntarily, it is only worth detaining a look on the beautiful animal who is elegantly caracoling on a pasture. It is so graceful that just takes the breath away therefore many so strongly become attached to horses and love them. They significantly differ from other representatives of fauna. Adult individuals need almost absolute freedom, these animals not for bondage and stay in a rigid framework.
Ponies are used as ornament. Little horses are loved by children and adults for the beauty and endurance.
To races and exhibitions individuals of medium-weight category are allowed. The weight of a racer who participates in competitions cannot fall lower than 400 kg and rise over 600 kg. It is strictly watched by grooms in elite horse clubs. Separately It is necessary to tell about to a horse шайр which weighs 1400 kg and is the largest in the world.
A pony, on the contrary – the smallest horses from nowadays existing.
For determination of body weight of horses scientists removed special calculations. of the Most popular is Ulrich Duerst's formula . As a variable in it chest is used, and as constant value serves the special coefficient, the for each breed. It is necessary to increase chest in centimeters by numerical value 2.7. For animals of average weight figure 3.1, for heavy – 3.5 will be a multiplier. The formula looks so: ZhM = OG x (constant coefficient).
Matorin's algorithm becomes other known formula. According to its calculations, the sixfold chest of the pet from which it is necessary to subtract value 620 is used. Formula is as follows: ZhM = OG x 6 – 620.
These formulas belong to the easiest, there are also other, difficult options. They are applied on big professional horse productions and have several variables among which there is a chest and a stomach (in the widest part), the trunk length measured on Kosaya liniya. For example, one of the most often used formulas: ZhM = 1.455 x (chest) +1.832 x (a stomach grasp) + 2.315 x (trunk length) – 580.4. As appears from described, scientists deal with an issue of the weight of horses already very long time. For determination of mass of a pony the same formula works.
For ippolog and owners of stables it is important to trace the average body weight of individuals from the professional point of view. From in what borders animal weight varies, his professional qualities depend: whether it will be bright and whether will break world records. For a pony the appearance is important.
It is worth to remember that horses – not only beautiful animals, also earn quite good money from them. It concerns people who stake on hippodromes. Thus, the size and the number of kilograms of a horse can be learned easily, having asked the professional or having used one of formulas.