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Also Known By: Cheval de selle français, French Saddle Horse, French Warmblood 

A French Saddlebred horse being ridden over a jump.


Developed in the 1950's from halfbreds, including Anglo-Norman and its derivatives Charentais, Charolais, Vendeen and also Corlais, the French Saddlebred is a light riding horse found throughout France.



Mason, I.L. 1996. A World Dictionary of Livestock Breeds, Types and Varieties. Fourth Edition. C.A.B International. 273 pp.

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