Lipizzaners can master difficult dressage exercises with ease. Lipizzaners can master difficult dressage exercises with ease. The breed is best known for the capriole. This is a jump in place in which all four of the horses’ hoofs are in the air. At the highest point, it kicks out with the hind legs before landing. Fun fact: Lipizzaners are longer-lived than other horse breeds and often reach the age of 30.
- Scientific name: Equus ferus caballus
- Global home: Worldwide
- Conservation status: Least concern
Dimensions: 5.8"W x 1.5"D x 3.9"H