Cleveland Bay Horses for Sale (32)
Cleveland Bay is the oldest horse breed in England. These horses are famous for their strength, stamina, and temper. This breed experienced difficulties throughout the history when its service as a coach horse was rendered useless by the railway. Then the popularity came back when its unique competition qualities were discovered. The multiple talents of these horses are worth the attention. These mild-tempered equines can be used for dressage, jumping, riding, hunting, and working. These horses are about 16 – 16.2 hands high. They are taller than most breeds. They weight about 1,450 pounds (about 655 kg) which is heavier than an average horse. Their color is mostly bay with black mane, tail, and legs. However, Cleveland bay breed comes in chestnut colors as well. At the moment, this breed can be considered rare. There only about 900 purebred equines available in the world. You can browse through a few Cleveland bay horses in this section.