App: 14.7cms long Interesting facts: - Weight: 423 - 573 kg - Height: 150 - 155 cm - Colours: mostly bay, chestnut, grey, rarely black - Origin: Saudi Arabia - main application: sports, horse riding, leisure The Arabian is one of the oldest thoroughbred breeds.  The name of “thoroughbred” can only be applied to horses that have been bred for speed for a long time in their particular breed. They are known for their agility, speed and spirit. The Arabian is also a very popular horse for leisure. It is very capable of learning and is very affectionate. Its good endurance is particularly appreciated. Because Arabians are very sensitive, they are hardly suitable for beginners.