Height: Usually 16-16.3hh.
Color: Any solid color.
Character: Intelligent, bold, sensible, enduring.
Physique: Handsome animal of classic hunting and showjumping type, having an alert head of Thoroughbred appearance, excellent shoulder and heart room, strong, sloping quarters, hard legs with ample bone, and good feet.
Both as hunter and showjumper the Irish horse – even today a type rather than a breed – is internationally acclaimed.
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